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Diversity

"King & Spalding strives to attract and retain a broad pool of diverse and women lawyers. We work towards that goal through a collaborative environment that benefits from the sharing of viewpoints, experiences, ideas, and unique qualities that each of our lawyers brings to the firm. Diversity is an integral part of our culture and deeply rooted in our policies and procedures with specific focus on recruiting, developing, and promoting our lawyers. Recruiting: King & Spalding pursues opportunities to diversify its attorney..."

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King & Spalding LLP

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

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

Summer Associate Offers:
48 out of 48 (2Ls) (2018)

No. of Summer Associates:
60 total (48 2Ls; 9 1Ls; 3 3Ls) (2018)

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

Major Departments

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