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Pepper Hamilton LLP

3000 Two Logan Square
Eighteenth & Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: (215) 981-4000


Employer Type: Private
Managing Partner: Thomas J. Cole, Jr.
Recruiting Chair: Daniel J. Boland

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 450

Base Salary

Berwyn; Philadelphia; Princeton; Wilmington
1st year: $160,000
Summer associate (2L): $2,900/week
Boston; LA; NY; Orange County; Silicon Valley; Washington, DC
1st year: $180,000
Summer associate (2L): $3,100/week

Summer Associate Offers

19 out of 19 (2Ls) (2017)

Major Office Locations

Philadelphia, PA (HQ)
Berwyn, PA
Boston, MA
Detroit, MI
Harrisburg, PA
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Orange County, CA
Pittsburgh, PA
Princeton, NJ
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE

Major Departments & Practices

Commercial Department:
Corporate and Securities (M&A, Private Equity, Public Company Compliance, Venture Capital, etc.)
Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy
Employee Benefits
Financial Services
Real Estate
Tax and Estates
Health Sciences Department
Intellectual Property Department
Trial & Dispute Resolution
Environmental and Energy
Labor and Employment
White Collar Litigation and Investigations