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Diversity

"Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives Skadden's commitment to foster a diverse and inclusive environment is fundamental to our firm's values. Having a workforce of individuals who bring varying but complementary backgrounds, perspectives and styles enables our firm to provide creative solutions and excellent service to our clients around the world. Our global diversity & inclusion (D&I) mission is to increase the firm's effectiveness at developing and advancing a diverse cadre of highly performing attorneys. Our strategy for enhancing..."

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Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates

Four Times Square
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 735-3000

Stats

Employer Type: Private
Executive Partner: Eric J. Friedman
Hiring Partner: Gavin A. White

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 1,738

Base Salary

All offices
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: $3,700/week
1L Scholar: $3,700/week

Summer Associate Offers

171 out of 171 (2Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

New York, NY (HQ)
Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
Palo Alto, CA
Washington, D.C.
Wilmington, DE
Beijing
Brussels
Frankfurt
Hong Kong
London
Moscow
Munich
Paris
São Paulo
Seoul
Shanghai
Singapore
Tokyo
Toronto

Major Departments & Practices

Antitrust and Competition
Banking
CFIUS
Capital Markets
Class Action Litigation
Consumer Financial Services Enforcement and Litigation
Corporate
Corporate Governance
Corporate Restructuring
Derivative Financial Products, Commodities and Futures
Energy and Infrastructure Projects
Energy Regulation and Litigation
Environmental
European Union/International Competition
Executive Compensation and Benefits
False Claims Act Defense
Financial Institutions
Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime
Health Care and Life Sciences
Insurance
Intellectual Property and Technology
International Litigation and Arbitration
Investment Management
Labor and Employment Law
Litigation
Mass Torts and Insurance Litigation
Mergers and Acquisitions
Patent and Technology Litigation and Counseling
Political Law
Privacy and Cybersecurity
Private Equity
Real Estate/Real Estate Investment Trusts
Securities Enforcement and Compliance
Securities Litigation
Sports
Tax
Tax Controversy and Litigation
Trusts and Estates