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Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Diversity

"Steptoe's continued success depends on ensuring that the diverse experiences of all of our lawyers contribute both to the first-class work that we do for our clients and to the congeniality of our workplace. Our lawyers and professionals come to the firm with a wide range of skills, diverse backgrounds, and unique perspectives. We support career paths that enhance and maximize individual and team strengths through a refined process for staffing client matters. We strive to create teams with a diverse balance in which all of our lawyers and..."

Read more from this firm's Diversity Report (PDF)

Law Firm Diversity Database MCCA

Each law firm’s Diversity Survey responses are also published in the Law Firm Diversity Database. The database currently includes ten years of survey data and information on more than 250 law firms. Through this online tool, you can make side-by-side comparisons of diversity metrics, gauge firms’ progress over time, and measure their performance against industry-wide benchmarks. Open to participation by any law firm with offices in the United States, the Vault/MCCA Law Firm Diversity Survey has become the industry standard for tracking law firm efforts to increase diversity within the profession.

Click here to access the Law Firm Diversity Database.

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

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

Firm Stats

Chair: Philip R. West
Hiring Partners: Patrick Linehan and Patricia Palacios
Total No. Attorneys 2020:
250 - 500

Base Salary

Washington, DC
1st year: $190,000
Summer associate: $3,465/week

Employment Contact

Hedy J. Aponte
Legal Recruiting Manager
(202) 327-6950
haponte@steptoe.com

No. of U.S. Offices: 5

No. of International Offices: 4

Major Office Locations

Chicago, IL
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA
Washington, DC (HQ)
Beijing
Brussels
Hong Kong
London

Major Departments

Compliance, Investigations, Trade & Enforcement:
White-Collar and Government Investigations
Anti-corruption, Export Controls, and Sanctions
International Trade
Antitrust
Government Contracts
Litigation & Arbitration:
Commercial Litigation
Intellectual Property
Insurance, Reinsurance & Professional Liability
ERISA Investigations and Labor & Employment
Regulatory & Legislative:
Energy
Telecom
Transportation
Environment
Government Affairs & Public Policy
Tax, Transactions & Private Clients:
Corporate
Tax & Private Client
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.