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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

200 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10281
Phone: (212) 504-6000

Stats

Employer Type: Private
Managing Partner: Patrick Quinn
Hiring Partners: Anne M. Tompkins (Firmwide); Henry A. LaBrun (Charlotte); Jodi L. Avergun (DC)

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 398

Base Salary

U.S. offices
1st year: $190,000
2nd year: $200,000
3rd year: $220,000
4th year: $255,000
5th year: $280,000
6th year: $305,000
7th year: $325,000
8th year: $340,000
9th year: $350,000
10th year: $360,000
Summer associate: $3,653/week

Summer Associate Offers

33 out of 35 (2Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

New York, NY (HQ)
Charlotte, NC
Washington, DC
London
Brussels

Major Departments & Practices

Antitrust
Banking
Corporate
Corporate Governance
Energy
Environmental
Executive Compensation
Finance
Financial Restructuring
Fund Finance
Health Care
Intellectual Property
Litigation
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity
Private Wealth
Real Estate
Regulation
Securitization
Structured Finance
Tax
White Collar Defense