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King & Spalding LLP

1180 Peachtree Street, NE Suite 1600
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: (404) 572-4600

Firm Stats

Chairman: Robert D. Hays Jr.
Recruiting Chairs: Michael E. Paulhus (Atlanta); Adam Gray (Austin); Mark V. Thigpen (Charlotte); Zachary Fardon (Chicago); Brandt Leibe (Houston); Peter A. Strotz (LA); Ellen M. Snare (NY); Donald F. Zimmer, Jr. (SF); Timothy T. Scott (Silicon Valley); John H. Fontham (DC)
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
1K - 1.5K

Base Salary

Starting salary for first-year associates: $165,000–$190,000 (depending on location)

Summer Program

No. of Summer Associates:
87 total (76 2Ls; 11 1Ls) (2019)

Employment Contact

See firm website for more information.

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Austin, TX
Charlotte, NC
Chicago, IL
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA
Palo Alto, CA
Washington, DC
Abu Dhabi

Major Departments

Corporate, Finance and Investment
Financial Services
Government Matters
Trial & Global Disputes
Life Sciences & Healthcare
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.