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2019 DIVERSITY DATABASE UNDERWRITER Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP


"At Kramer Levin, we believe that exposure to varied perspectives, experiences and backgrounds enhances our work environment and creates a healthy culture of acceptance and professional growth. Our firm's diversity mission is to proactively build and promote mutually beneficial relationships and to operate the firm in an inclusive, ethical and culturally sensitive manner that embraces individual differences. At Kramer Levin, your career will not be limited in any way by race, color, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and..."

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Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

1177 Avenue of Americas
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 715-9100


Employer Type: Private
Managing Partner: Paul S. Pearlman
Hiring Partner: Kerri Ann Law

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 375

Base Salary

New York, NY
1st year: $190,000
2nd year: $200,000
3rd year: $220,000
4th year: $255,000
5th year: $280,000
6th year: $305,000
7th year: $325,000
8th year: $340,000
9th year+: $350,000
Summer associate: $3,700/week

Summer Associate Offers

17 out of 17 (2Ls) (2017)

Major Office Locations

New York, NY (HQ)
Silicon Valley, CA

Major Departments & Practices

Accounting Liability
Advertising Litigation
Alternative Investment Management
Banking and Finance
Business Immigration
Capital Market/Finance
Corporate Governance/Board Committee Representations
Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy
Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection
Electronic Discovery
Employee Benefits
Employment Law
EU Competition & Trade Law
Fashion & Consumer Brands
Financial Services
Individual Clients
Intellectual Property
Land Use
Leveraged Finance
Life Sciences Litigation
Mergers & Acquisitions/Joint Ventures
Private Equity & Hedge Funds
Real Estate
Securities & Shareholder Litigation
White Collar Defense & Investigations