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Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

200 West Madison Street
Suite 3900
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 984-3100

Firm Stats

Managing Partner: Howard J. Kirschbaum
Recruiting Chair: Owen H. Smith
Total No. Attorneys 2021:
100 - 150
No. of Partners Named 2020:
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

1st year: $190,000
Summer Associate: $3,654/week

Employment Contact

Deborah K. Openshaw
(312) 629-5157

No. of U.S. Offices: 3

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Chicago, IL (HQ)
Minneapolis, MN
Waco, TX

Major Departments

Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights
Compensation & Employment
Corporate & Securities
Cybersecurity, Privacy & Technology
Fashion, Luxury & Retail
Financial Institutions
Insurance Coverage
Intellectual Property
Manufacturing, Distribution & Franchising
Motor Vehicle
Real Estate
Tax & Business Planning
White Collar Defense & Regulatory Enforcement