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Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

450 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Phone: (212) 450-4000

Stats

Managing Partner: Thomas J. Reid
Hiring Partners: Maurice Blanco & Dana Seshens

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
Summer associate: $3,700/week

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
135 out of 135 (2Ls) (2017)

Major Office Locations

New York, NY (HQ)
Northern California
Washington, DC
Beijing
Hong Kong
London
Madrid
Paris
São Paulo
Tokyo

Major Departments & Practices

Antitrust & Competition
Capital Markets
Corporate Governance
Credit
Derivatives and Structured Products
Environmental
Executive Compensation
Financial Institutions
FinTech
Restructuring
Intellectual Property & Technology
Investment Management
Litigation
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity
Real Estate
Tax
Trusts & Estates
White Collar Criminal Defense