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"Our 2019 Annual Report regarding our diversity and inclusion commitment is entitled, "It's Who We Are". We chose that title because we wanted to convey in no uncertain terms that diversity and inclusion are both a part of our firm's DNA. They are not programs we have initiated, nor are we endeavoring to check the boxes we believe clients and key targets want to see. Instead, we at Barnes & Thornburg are committed to real change as it pertains to the diversity of our workforce (and consequently, of our client-service teams), and to..."

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Barnes & Thornburg LLP

11 South Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: (317) 236-1313

Firm Stats

Managing Partner: Robert T. Grand
Summer/Hiring Partners: John Koenig (Atlanta); Jonathan P. Froemel (Chicago); Jordan Carr (Columbus); Jason Clagg (Fort Wayne); Robert W. Stead (Grand Rapids); Kathleen Matsoukas (Indianapolis); Jennifer Tudor-Wright (Indianapolis); David C. Allen (Los Angeles); Brad Frank (Minneapolis); Tim Emerick (South Bend); Christine McCarthy (Washington, DC); Mark W. Bayer (Dallas); Gigi Murphy (Wilmington)
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
500 - 750

Base Salary

All offices
1st year: $120,000 – 195,000
Summer Associate: $2,000 – $3,400/week* *Salaries vary by location.

Employment Contact

Jesse Reeves
Director of Legal Recruiting
(302) 300-3445

No. of U.S. Offices: 20

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Ann Arbor, MI
Atlanta, GA
Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
Columbus, OH
Dallas, TX
Detroit-Metro, MI
Elkhart, IN
Fort Wayne, IN
Grand Rapids, MI
Indianapolis, IN (HQ)
Los Angeles, CA
Minneapolis, MN
New York, NY
Raleigh, NC
Salt Lake City, UT
San Diego, CA
South Bend, IN
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE

Major Departments

Creditors’ Rights, Restructuring and Bankruptcy
Government Services
Intellectual Property
Labor and Employment
Real Estate
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.