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King & Spalding LLP

1180 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 1600
Atlanta, GA 30309-3521
Phone: (404) 572-4600

Firm Stats

Chairman: Robert D. Hays Jr.
Recruiting Chairs: Carmen Toledo (Atlanta); Adam Gray (Austin); Amy Peters (Chicago); Mark Thigpen (Charlotte); Michael Shortnacy (Los Angeles); Brandt Leibe (Houston); Ellen Snare (New York); Charles Katz (Northern Virginia) ; Megan Nishikawa (San Francisco); Anne Voigts (Silicon Valley); Jack Fontham (Washington, DC)
Total No. Attorneys 2021:
1K - 1.5K
No. of Partners Named 2021:

Base Salary

1st year: $205,000
2nd year: $215,000
3rd year: $240,000
4th year: $275,000
5th year: $305,000
6th year: $330,000
7th year: $350,000
Summer Associate: $3,942/week

Employment Contact

Recruiting contacts for all locations at

No. of U.S. Offices: 11

No. of International Offices: 10

Major Office Locations

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

Major Departments

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