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Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

1540 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 858-1000


Employer Type: Private
Chairman: David T. Dekker
Hiring Partner: Mariah Brandt (Firmwide Chair); Anne Lefever (New York); Kim Buffington (Los Angeles); David Lillevand (San Francisco); Armando Castro (Silicon Valley); Conor Civins (Austin); Brian Bodor (Washington, DC); Matthew Swartz (Northern Virginia); Carrie Bonnington (Sacramento); Rich Segal (San Diego)

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 700

Base Salary

All offices
1st year: $180,000
2nd year: $190,000
3rd year: $210,000
4th year: $235,000
5th year: $260,000
6th year: $280,000
7th year: $300,000
8th year: $315,000
Summer associate: $3,462/week

Summer Associate Offers

32 out of 33 (2Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

Austin, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
McLean, VA
Miami, FL
Nashville, TN
New York, NY
Palm Beach, FL
Palo Alto, CA
Sacramento, CA
San Diego, CA
San Diego, CA (North County)
San Francisco, CA
Washington, DC
Hong Kong

Major Departments & Practices

Aviation, Aerospace & Transportation
Clean Technology
Climate Change & Sustainability
Consumer & Retail
Corporate & Securities
Crisis Management
Emerging Growth
Environment, Land Use & Natural Resources
Estates, Trusts & Tax Planning
Executive Compensation & Benefits
Financial Services
Global Sourcing
Government Contracts & Disputes
Health Care & Life Sciences
Hospitality, Food & Beverage
Indian Law (American)
Insolvency & Restructuring
Insurance Recovery & Advisory
Intellectual Property
International Trade
Latin America
Middle East
Nonprofit Organizations
Political Law
Privacy, Data Security & Information Use
Public Policy
Real Estate
Social Media, Entertainment & Technology
Venture Capital