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Downey Brand LLP

Diversity

"Downey Brand is committed to fostering and maintaining a strong culture of diversity and inclusion, based on the belief that a diverse workplace creates a stronger law firm and allows us to better serve our clients and community. To that end, the firm works hard to attract, retain, and promote individuals of differing races, religions, ethnicities, genders and gender identities, family structures, sexual orientations, and backgrounds. The firm encourages and supports its attorneys' memberships and participation in diverse bar..."

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Law Firm Diversity Database MCCA

Each law firm’s Diversity Survey responses are also published in the Law Firm Diversity Database. The database currently includes ten years of survey data and information on more than 250 law firms. Through this online tool, you can make side-by-side comparisons of diversity metrics, gauge firms’ progress over time, and measure their performance against industry-wide benchmarks. Open to participation by any law firm with offices in the United States, the Vault/MCCA Law Firm Diversity Survey has become the industry standard for tracking law firm efforts to increase diversity within the profession.

Click here to access the Law Firm Diversity Database.

Downey Brand LLP

621 Capitol Mall
18th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 444-1000

Firm Stats

Chairman and Managing Partner: Scott Shapiro
Recruiting Chair: Meghan Baker
Total No. Attorneys 2020:
50 - 100

Base Salary

Sacramento
1st year: $120,000
Summer associate: $2,300/week
San Francisco
1st year: $145,000
Summer associate $2,750/week

Employment Contact

Maureen Cooper
Recruiting Director
(916) 520-5483
mcooper@downeybrand.com

No. of U.S. Offices: 4

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Reno, NV
Sacramento, CA (HQ)
San Francisco, CA
Stockton, CA

Major Departments

Appellate & Writ Practice
Bankruptcy & Insolvency
CEQA/NEPA
Construction
Corporate Law & Finance
Employment Law
Environmental Law
Family Law
Flood Protection
Food & Agriculture
Healthcare
Intellectual Property
Litigation
Mergers & Acquisitions
Privacy & Data Security
Public Agencies
Real Estate and Land Use
Taxation
Trusts & Estates
Water Law
*See firm website for complete list of practices and industries.