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Farella Braun + Martel LLP

At a Glance


“The people. They are the best.”

“The firm is incredibly transparent, and management is very responsive. It's a nice change from BigLaw.”


“Sometimes long hours, but not that frequent.”

“Less pay than other firms.”

Why Work Here

Farella Braun + Martel’s model is one of uncompromising excellence and integrity. Our career building platform presents a unique opportunity that many larger law firms cannot offer. Whether as a lateral attorney, summer clerk, or first year associate, joining the Farella family of lawyers means that you will be surrounded by people who want the best for you and will work diligently to ensure that you are acknowledged and rewarded along the way and at each critical juncture.

Professionals who work well in small teams, appreciate face-to-face interactions with clients and peers, are open to learning, and are willing to take on leadership roles—in the firm, the profession, and the community—will be successful at Farella. This is our commitment to you: We will support you in achieving both personal satisfaction and professional accomplishment.

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

235 Montgomery Street
17th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: (415) 954-4400

Firm Stats

Firm Chair: Brian P. Donnelly
Recruiting Chair: Alex Reese
Total No. Attorneys 2021:
100 - 150
Billable-Hour Requirement:

No. of U.S. Offices: 2

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

San Francisco, CA (HQ)
St. Helena, CA