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"Reed Smith has embarked on a new chapter in its Diversity & Inclusion Program. Since 2001, Reed Smith has had an enterprise-wide and formal Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) initiative, led by its Global Chair of D&I, and supported by a firm wide D&I Committee. Driving forward beyond traditional D&I efforts, our mission is to transform our culture and the wider legal profession to embrace and celebrate our diversity through a culture of equality and inclusiveness. As a global law firm, our senior leaders are committed to implementing change and..."

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Reed Smith LLP

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


Global Managing Partner: Alexander Thomas

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

Summer Associate Offers:
49 out of 54 (2Ls) (2017)

Major Office Locations

Austin, TX,
Century City, CA
Chicago, IL
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 & Practices

Advertising, Technology & Media
Antitrust & Competition
Bankruptcy & Commercial Restructuring
Corporate & Securities
Data Privacy, Security & Management
Employment & Labor
Energy & Natural Resources
Environmental Law
Export, Customs & Trade
Global Regulatory Enforcement
Government Contracts & Grants
Government Investigations & White Collar Criminal Defense
Health Care
Hedge Funds
Higher Education
Insurance Recovery
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
Life Sciences Transactions & Regulatory
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Non-Profit Organizations
Pensions & Benefits
Private Equity
Pro Bono
Product Liability
Public Policy & Infrastructure
Real Estate
Records & E-Discovery
Region-Specific Business
Securities Litigation & Enforcement
State Tax
Wealth Planning