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Diversity

"McGuireWoods has a history of hiring, developing, promoting and retaining lawyers of color, women and LGBTQ lawyers, and veterans. Diversity & Inclusion is a core value of our firm and a cornerstone of our strategic plan. As we continually establish new initiatives and enhance existing efforts, we focus on meaningful support for our diverse lawyers in their careers. Through our diverse lawyer networks, we assist our attorneys in building positive, close-knit communities within the firm that empower, support and encourage all of..."

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Law Firm Diversity Database MCCA

Each law firm’s Diversity Survey responses are also published in the Law Firm Diversity Database. The database currently includes ten years of survey data and information on more than 250 law firms. Through this online tool, you can make side-by-side comparisons of diversity metrics, gauge firms’ progress over time, and measure their performance against industry-wide benchmarks. Open to participation by any law firm with offices in the United States, the Vault/MCCA Law Firm Diversity Survey has become the industry standard for tracking law firm efforts to increase diversity within the profession.

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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.