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McGuireWoods LLP

Gateway Plaza
800 East Canal Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 775-1000

Firm Stats

Chairman: Jonathan P. Harmon
Managing Partner: J. Tracy Walker IV
Chair of National Recruiting Committee: Angelo Russo
Total No. Attorneys 2020:
1K - 1.5K
No. of Partners Named 2020:
12
Billable-Hour Requirement:
1,950

Base Salary

Atlanta; Baltimore; Charlotte; Pittsburgh; Raleigh; Richmond
1st year: $165,000 Charlottesville
1st year: $135,000 Jacksonville, Norfolk; Wilmington
1st year: $130,000 Austin; Chicago; Dallas; Houston; Los Angeles; New York; San Francisco; Tysons; Washington, DC
1st year: $190,000 The firm does not adhere to a lockstep compensation system, and salaries vary for associates beyond their second years.

Employment Contact

Tamara A. Fairhurst
Director, Lateral Partner Recruiting
(704) 343-2065
tfairhurst@mcguirewoods.com
Recruiting contacts for all offices are listed at mcguirewoods.com/Careers

No. of U.S. Offices: 19

No. of International Offices: 2

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Austin, TX
Baltimore, MD
Charlotte, NC
Charlottesville, VA
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Jacksonville, FL
Los Angeles, CA (Century City)
Los Angeles, CA (Downtown)
New York, NY
Norfolk, VA
Pittsburgh, PA
Raleigh, NC
Richmond, VA
San Francisco, CA
Tysons, VA
Washington, DC
London
Shanghai

Major Departments

Antitrust & Trade Regulation
Banking & Finance
Commercial Litigation
Corporate
Corporate Finance & Capital Markets
Data Privacy & Security
Financial Services Litigation
Government Investigations & White Collar Litigation
Healthcare
Intellectual Property
Labor & Employee Benefits
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity
Products, Environmental, & Mass Torts Litigation
Real Estate & Land Use
Restructuring & Insolvency
Tax
Technology & Outsourcing
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.