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Diversity

"Having diverse teams in an inclusive environment at V&E means that we are able to leverage the power of different perspectives and ideas to provide the best solutions and service to our clients. With purposeful involvement from top leadership and active allies across our firm, V&E's inclusion efforts are focused on solutions that allow us to attract, retain, and promote the best and brightest lawyers. V&E's Chairman and Managing Partner are personally involved and oversee our global diversity initiatives, integrating inclusion into how we..."

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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.

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Vinson & Elkins LLP

1001 Fannin Street
Suite 2500
Houston, TX 77002
Phone: (713) 758-2222

Firm Stats

Chairman: T. Mark Kelly
Managing Partner: Scott Wulfe
Talent Management Chair & Firm Hiring Partner: Steve Gill
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
500 - 750
No. of Partners Named 2021:
5

Base Salary

All U.S. offices
Class of 2021: $202,500
Class of 2020: $205,000
Class of 2019: $215,000
Class of 2018: $240,000
Class of 2017: $275,000
Class of 2016: $305,000
Class of 2015: $330,000
Class of 2014: $350,000
Class of 2013: $365,000
Summer Associate: $3,894/week

Employment Contact

Gretchen Rollins
Director of Attorney Recruitment
(214) 220-7907
grollins@velaw.com
Application information and links for Entry-Level and Lateral positions are available here: https://www.velaw.com/careers/

No. of U.S. Offices: 8

No. of International Offices: 4

Major Office Locations

Austin, TX
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Richmond, VA
San Francisco, CA
Washington, DC | Dubai
London
Riyadh
Tokyo

Major Departments

Appellate
Antitrust
Capital Markets
Complex Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG)
Cybersecurity
Employment, Labor and OSHA
Energy Transactions/Projects
Energy Regulatory
Finance/Banking
Government Contracts
Intellectual Property/Technology
M&A/Private Equity/Venture Capital
Project Finance
Real Estate
REITs
Renewables
Restructuring & Reorganization
Shareholder Activism
Tax/Employment Benefits/Executive Compensation
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.