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Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

One Liberty Plaza
New York, NY 10006
Phone: (212) 225-2000

Stats

Managing Partner: Michael A. Gerstenzang
Hiring Partners: Elizabeth Lenas (New York); Elaine Ewing (DC)
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
1K - 1.5K

Base Salary

All 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
Summer associate: $3,654/week (M&A)

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
108 out of 108 (2Ls) (2018)

No. of Summer Associates:
112 total (108 2Ls; 4 1Ls) (2018)

Employment Contact

New York
Donna M. Harris
Director of Legal Recruiting
(212) 225-3170
dharris@cgsh.com
Washington, DC
Georgia Emery Gray
Director of Legal Personnel & Recruiting
(202) 974-1804
gegray@cgsh.com

Major Office Locations

New York, NY
Washington, DC
Abu Dhabi
Beijing
Brussels
Buenos Aires
Cologne
Frankfurt
Hong Kong
London
Milan
Moscow
Paris
Rome
São Paulo
Seoul

Major Departments

Antitrust
Banking and Financial Institutions
Bankruptcy and Restructuring
Capital Markets
Corporate Governance
Derivatives
Energy
Environmental Law
Executive Compensation and ERISA
Intellectual Property
International Trade and Investment
Leveraged and Acquisition Finance
Litigation and Arbitration
Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures
Private Clients
Private Equity
Privatizations
Project Finance and Infrastructure
Public International Law
Real Estate
Sovereign Governments and International Institutions
Structured Finance
Tax
White Collar Defense and Investigations
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.