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Alston & Bird LLP

One Atlantic Center
1201 West Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: (404) 881-7000


Managing Partner: Richard R. Hays
Hiring Partners: Elizabeth A. Price (Atlanta); Jared M. Slade (Dallas); David A. Brown (DC); Christopher TL Douglas (Charlotte); Courtney M. Wright (LA); Adam M. Baker, David A. Freedman (NY); Michael A. Kaeding (Raleigh); Teresa T. Bonder (San Francisco); Ryan W. Koppelman (Silicon Valley)
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
750 - 1K

Base Salary

Atlanta; North Carolina Offices
1st year: $165,000/$170,000 (Patent Bar Qualified)
Summer associate: $3,175/week Dallas; New York; DC; California Offices
1st year: $190,000
Summer Associate: $3,650/week

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
46 out of 46 (2Ls only) (2018)

No. of Summer Associates:
55 total (46 2Ls; 9 1Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA (HQ)
Charlotte, NC
Dallas, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Raleigh, NC
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC

Major Departments & Practices

Corporate & Finance
Environment, Land Development & Natural Resources
Health Care
Intellectual Property
Legislative & Public Policy
Privacy & Data Security
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.