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King & Spalding LLP

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King & Spalding LLP

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); Charles Katz (Northern Virginia); Donald F. Zimmer, Jr. (San Francisco); Timothy T. Scott (Silicon Valley); John H. Fontham (DC)
Total No. Attorneys 2020:
1K - 1.5K

Base Salary

Starting salary for first-year associates: $165,000–$190,000 (depending on location)
Summer Associate: $3,173–$3,654 (depending on location)

Employment Contact

Recruiting contacts for all locations can be found on the firm website.

No. of U.S. Offices: 11

No. of International Offices: 11

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
Abu Dhabi
Dubai
Brussels
Frankfurt
Geneva
London
Moscow
Paris
Riyadh
Singapore
Tokyo

Major Departments

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