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WilmerHale

1875 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: (202) 663-6000

Stats

Co-Managing Partners: Susan W. Murley and Robert T. Novick
Hiring Partners: John Hobgood & Sarah Petty (Boston); Ben Fernandez(Denver); Chris Casamassima (Los Angeles); Alan Schoenfeld & Erin Sloane (New York); Michael Mugmon (Palo Alto); Jonathan Paikin (Washington)
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
1K - 1.5K

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
Summer associate: $3,700/week

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
85 out of 85 (2Ls) (2018)

No. of Summer Associates:
88 total (85 2Ls; 3 1Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

Boston, MA
Denver, CO
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Palo Alto, CA
Washington, DC
Beijing
Berlin
Brussels
Frankfurt
London

Major Departments & Practices

Intellectual Property
Litigation/Controversy
Regulatory and Government Affairs
Securities
Transactional
*See firm website for additional departments and specific practice areas and industries