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"Please find our diversity highlights below: - 2018 LCLD Class: Stephanie Roy named Fellow, Lauren Abezu named Pathfinder - The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is made up of more than 285 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners, working to build a more open and diverse legal profession. The Fellows Program works by identifying high-potential attorneys from diverse backgrounds and setting them on the path to leadership of their organizations. The Pathfinder Program is designed for diverse, high-potential,..."

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Steptoe & Johnson LLP

1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 429-3000


Employer Type: Private
Chair: Philip R. West
Hiring Partner: Patrick Linehan

Total No. Attorneys 2018: 405

Base Salary

Washington, DC
1st year: $190,000
Summer associate: $3,654/week

Summer Associate Offers

15 out of 15 (2Ls) (2017)

Major Office Locations

Washington, DC (HQ)
Chicago, IL
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA
Phoenix, AZ

Major Departments & Practices

Compliance, Investigations, Trade and Enforcement:
Anti-Corruption, Anti-Money Laundering, Export Control, Sanctions, CFIUS, Customs, National & Homeland Security, Immigration
Government Contracts
International Trade
White Collar and Securities Enforcement
ERISA Investigations and Litigation, and Labor and Employment
Insurance, Reinsurance & Professional Liability
Intellectual Property
Regulatory and Legislative:
Government Affairs and Public Policy
Telecom and Technology
Tax, Transactions and Private Client:
Tax & Private Client