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"Polsinelli depends on a diverse and inclusive culture consisting of high-performing teams and individuals. Thoughtfully and intentionally promoting diverse and inclusive perspectives results in the best possible service to our clients and generates a competitive advantage for our firm. To that end, the firm has engaged in the following activities: Diversity and Inclusion Committee — this firm-wide committee includes representation by seven of the firm's 18 Board of Directors and all members of the C-suite to ensure that..."

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Polsinelli PC

900 W. 48th Place
Suite 900
Kansas City, MO 64112
Phone: (816) 753-1000

Firm Stats

Managing Partner, Chair, and CEO: Chase Simmons
Recruiting Chair: Michael Williamson
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
750 - 1K
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

New York; San Francisco:
1st year: $200,000
Summer Associate: $3,845/week Atlanta; Boston; Chicago; Dallas; Houston; Los Angeles; Washington, DC:
1st year: $190,000
Summer Associate: $3,650/week Denver; Miami; Nashville:
1st year: $180,000
Summer Associate: $3,460/week Kansas City; Phoenix; Raleigh; St. Louis; Wilmington:
1st year: $170,000
Summer Associate: $3,265/week

Employment Contact

Cristy M. Johnson
Director of Firm-Wide Legal Recruiting

No. of U.S. Offices: 21

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Boston, MA
Chattanooga, TN
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Denver, CO
Houston, TX
Kansas City, MO (HQ)
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Nashville, TN
New York, NY
Palo Alto, CA
Phoenix, AZ
Raleigh, NC
San Francisco, CA
Seattle, WA
St. Joseph, MO
St. Louis, MO
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE

Major Departments

Health Care
Financial Services
Real Estate
Intellectual Property
Middle-Market Corporate
Labor and Employment
Business Litigation
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.