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"Our commitment to diversity and inclusion arises from our legacy of leadership on civil and human rights and our belief that diversity and inclusion is a key driver of the value the firm provides to clients. Our diversity and inclusion strategy is comprised of four pillars: Leadership Commitment: Leadership Commitment is one of the key drivers for successfully managing diversity and inclusion. At WilmerHale, firm leadership demonstrates its commitment to diversity and inclusion through direct involvement, oversight,..."

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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)

Employment Contact

Washington, DC
Melissa Grossman
Legal Recruitment Manager
(202) 247-3259
Boston
Karen Rameika
Legal Recruitment Manager
(617) 526-5565
See firm website for more information.

Major Office Locations

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

Major Departments

Intellectual Property
Litigation/Controversy
Regulatory and Government Affairs
Securities
Transactional
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.