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"Vedder Price is committed to maintaining and enhancing a diverse workforce and inclusive work environment. Our attorneys and staff members are recruited, retained and promoted regardless of their race, color, religion, age, marital status, veteran status, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition or disability, or any other protected status under federal, state or local law. At the same time, Vedder recognizes its responsibility to actively encourage minority and diverse individuals to pursue..."

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Vedder Price

222 North LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 609-7500

Firm Stats

President and CEO: Michael A. Nemeroff
Hiring Attorneys: Venu V. Talanki (Associate Hiring Chair) and Douglas M. Hambleton (Operating Shareholder)
Total No. Attorneys 2020:
250 - 500
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

1st year: $190,000
Summer Associate: $3,654/week

Employment Contact

Chicago, San Francisco, and Los Angeles
Pamela G. Masters
Manager of Legal Recruiting
(312) 609-4594
New York; Washington, DC; London; and Singapore
Elise H. Rippe
Manager of Legal Recruiting
(212) 407-6944

No. of U.S. Offices: 5

No. of International Offices: 2

Major Office Locations

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

Major Departments

Antitrust and Competition
Business Immigration
Capital Markets & Securities
Complex Litigation
Corporate Liability
Finance & Transactions
Financial Institutions
Fund Formation
Global Transportation Finance
Government Contracts
Government Enforcement & Special Investigations
Health Care & Professional Associations
Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization
Intellectual Property
Investment Services
Labor & Employment
Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity and Venture Capital
Real Estate and Land Use
Securities Litigation
Tax & Estate Planning
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.