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"At Shearman & Sterling, we are committed to fostering an environment that attracts, develops and inspires women and diverse business leaders. We believe that by providing opportunities for every individual to thrive, we create an environment where people feel valued, engaged and eager to contribute to the success of our business and the business of our clients. To sustain our efforts, we continually seek to find the best ways to chart new directions to advance our diversity and inclusion goals. Our most effective strategy has been, and..."

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Shearman & Sterling LLP

599 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Phone: (212) 848-4000

Stats

Employer Type: Private
Senior Partner: David Beveridge
Hiring Partners: John Nathanson & Linda Rappaport

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 850

Base Salary

New York, NY
1st year: $190,000
2nd year: $200,000
3rd year: $220,000
4th year: $255,000
5th year: $280,000
6th year: $305,000
7th year: $325,000
8th year: $340,000
Summer associate: $3,654/week

Summer Associate Offers

51 out of 51 (2Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

New York, NY
Austin, TX
Houston, TX
Menlo Park, CA
San Francisco, CA
Washington, DC
Abu Dhabi
Beijing
Brussels
Dubai
Frankfurt
Hong Kong
London
Milan
Paris
Rome
São Paulo
Saudi Arabia
Shanghai
Singapore
Tokyo
Toronto

Major Departments & Practices

Anti-Corruption & Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Antitrust & Competition
Appellate Litigation
Capital Markets
Compensation, Governance & ERISA
Corporate Governance
Criminal Law, Regulation & Enforcement
Derivatives & Structured Products
Environmental
Finance
Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory
Financial Restructuring & Insolvency
Insurance
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
International Trade & Government Relations
Investment Funds
Litigation
Mergers & Acquisitions
Patent Litigation
Private Client
Project Development & Finance
Public International Law
Real Estate
Sports
State Controlled Companies & Sovereign Wealth Funds
Structured Finance
Tax