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"At Reed Smith, we have cultivated a working environment where we value, reward, respect and celebrate everyone's diversity, hiring the very best talent, which makes us a stronger workforce and ultimately leads to the best results for our clients. As a global law firm, our senior leaders are committed to driving change and valuing the strength of our diversity around the world. We don't wait for our clients to request more diversity; instead, we take the lead with our firmwide diversity and inclusion framework. For more than 16..."

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Reed Smith LLP

Reed Smith Centre
225 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: (412) 288-3131

Firm Stats

Global Managing Partner: Alexander Thomas
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
1.5K - 2K

Base Salary

Philadelphia, Wilmington, Princeton
1st year: $160,000
Summer Associate: $6,667/semi-monthly Pittsburgh
1st year: $145,000
Summer Associate: $6,042/semi-monthly Richmond
1st year: $130,000
Summer Associate: $5,416/semi-monthly All Other U.S. Offices
1st year: $180,000
Summer Associate: $7,500/semi-monthly

Summer Program

No. of Summer Associates:
68 total (54 2Ls; 14 1Ls) (2019)

Employment Contact

Jennifer Ross
Director of U.S. Legal Recruiting
(412) 288-4194
See firm website for more information.

Major Office Locations

Austin, TX,
Century City, CA
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
New York, NY
Philadelphia, PA
Pittsburgh, PA
Princeton, NJ
Richmond, VA
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley, CA
Tysons, VA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE
Abu Dhabi
Hong Kong

Major Departments

Energy & Natural Resources
Entertainment & Media
Financial Industry Group
Global Corporate Group
Global Commercial Disputes
Global Regulatory Enforcement
Insurance Recovery
IP Tech & Data
Labor & Employment
Life Sciences Health Advisory
Real Estate
Records & E-Discovery
State Tax
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.