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Diversity

"The Hiring Committee is at the forefront of the Firm's efforts to recruit talented law students from diverse backgrounds. The Hiring Committee was proud to launch the Firm's 1L Diversity Fellowship in 2013. Hiring Committee members are active participants in minority and diversity job fairs and work in collaboration with the Boston Lawyers Group (BLG) and various affinity bar associations to attract diverse law students. The Professional Development and Human Resources departments are similarly dedicated to diversity and inclusion. They..."

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP

Two International Place
Boston, MA 02110
Phone: (617) 248-5000

Stats

Employer Type: Private
Managing Partners: Charles Cheever and William Gelnaw Jr.
Hiring Partners: JP Jaillet, Danielle Pelot, and John Rearick

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 175

Base Salary

1st year: $190,000
2nd year: $200,000
3rd year: $220,000
4th year: $255,000
5th year: $280,000
6th year: $305,000
Summer associate: $3,654/week

Summer Associate Offers

13 out of 13 (2Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

Boston, MA

Major Departments & Practices

Complex Investigations & Litigation
Private Equity/M&A
Finance & Restructuring
Life Sciences & Technology Companies
Wealth Management