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"At Seyfarth, "inclusion and diversity" are more than aspirational words. They are at the forefront of our firm's client- and talent-centered culture. We drive our efforts through tangible action, continuous improvement, and constant learning. We focus on creating a culture in which people can bring their authentic selves and unique experiences to the work we do every day. We do so for two simple yet powerful reasons: people matter, and we excel when we cultivate belonging, inclusion, and diversity. Seyfarth's I&D work is..."

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Seyfarth Shaw LLP

233 South Wacker Drive
Suite 8000
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 460-5000

Firm Stats

Chair and Managing Partner: Peter C. Miller
Hiring Attorneys: Steven Kennedy (Atlanta); Ariel Cudkowicz and Kristin McGurn (Boston); Frederick Smith and Eric Sidman (Charlotte); Cory Hirsch and Tracy Billows (Chicago); Mark Coffin (Houston); Nick Waddles (LA - Century City), Aaron Lubeley and Richard Mendelson (LA - Downtown); Lorie Almon and John Napoli (NY); Kristina Launey (Sacramento); Christian Rowley (SF); Denice Tokunaga and Thomas Wybenga (Seattle), Christa Dommers and Leon Rodriguez (DC)
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
750 - 1K
No. of Partners Named 2021:
Billable-Hour Requirement:
1,950 hours

Base Salary

Boston; Century City; Chicago; Los Angeles; San Francisco; Seattle; Washington, DC
1st year: $165,000
Summer Associate: $3,173/week New York
1st year: $180,000
Summer Associate: $3,461/week Atlanta, Charlotte, Houston
1st year: $160,000
Summer Associate: $3,076/week Sacramento
1st year: $150,000
Summer Associate: $2,884/week

Employment Contact

Lindsay Callantine
National Director of Legal Recruiting
(212) 218-5264

No. of U.S. Offices: 12

No. of International Offices: 5

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Boston, MA
Century City, CA
Chicago, IL
Charlotte, NC
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Sacramento, CA
San Francisco, CA
Seattle, WA
Washington, DC I Hong Kong

Major Departments

Employee Benefits
Labor and Employment
Real Estate
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.