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Seward & Kissel LLP

One Battery Park Plaza
New York, NY 10004
Phone: (212) 574-1200

Firm Stats

Managing Partner: Jim Cofer
Recruiting Chairs: Kevin Neubauer, Debbie Franzese, and Bob Gayda
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
150 - 250
No. of Partners Named 2020:

Base Salary

1st year: $202,500
2nd year: $205,000
3rd year: $215,000
4th year: $240,000
5th year: $275,000
6th year: $305,000
7th year: $330,000

Employment Contact

Ms. Royce Akiva, Esq.
Director of Recruiting and Marketing
(212) 574-1684
General Recruiting Email:

No. of U.S. Offices: 2

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

New York, NY (HQ)
Washington, DC

Major Departments

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency
Business Transactions
Capital Markets & Corporate Securities
Commercial Lease & Loan Restructuring
Corporate Finance
Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy
Employee Benefits
Employment Law
Environmental Social & Governance
Executive Compensation
Family Office
Intellectual Property & Technology
Investment Management
Maritime & Transportation
Private Equity
Real Estate
Registered Funds & Mutual Funds
Trusts & Estates
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.