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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

650 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Phone: (650) 493-9300

Stats

Employer Type: Private
Board Chair: Katharine Martin
Managing Partner: Douglas Clark
Hiring Partners: Andrew Hoffman, Maura Rees, Lisa Stimmell
Total No. Attorneys 2018: 750

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
7th year: $325,000
8th year: $340,000
9th year+: $350,000
Summer associate: $3,654 per week

Summer Associate Offers

55 out of 57 (2Ls) (2017)

Major Office Locations

Palo Alto, CA (HQ)
Austin, TX
Boston, MA
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA (Financial District)
San Francisco, CA (SOMA)
Seattle, WA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE
Beijing
Brussels
Hong Kong
London
Shanghai

Major Departments & Practices

Antitrust
Appellate Litigation
Biotech
Board and Internal Investigations
Broker-Dealer
Capital Markets
Class Action Litigation
Consumer Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Governance
Cybersecurity
Employee Benefits and Compensation
Employment Litigation
Energy and Infrastructure
Export Control and Sanctions
Federal Trade Commission
FCPA
Finance and Structured Finance
Fund Services
Global Generics
Government Investigations
Greater China
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property Litigation
Internet Law and Strategy Litigation
Investment Adviser
Medical Devices
Mergers & Acquisitions
National Security/CFIUS
Patent Litigation
Patents and Innovations
Post-Grant Review
Privacy & Data Protection
Private Equity
Real Estate
Restructuring
Securities and Governance Litigation
Shareholder Activism
Start-Ups and Venture Capital
Tax and Tax Equity
Technology Transactions
Trade Secret Litigation
Trademark and Copyright
Trial
White Collar