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Diversity

"Global Diversity & Inclusion are core values and strategic goals at Winston & Strawn. We have designed our program to make Winston best-in-class for diversity and inclusion. Our diversity efforts are guided by our Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan, which contains concrete and measurable goals and initiatives to enhance our diversity programs, performance and profile. Our diversity and inclusion efforts are focused on achieving 7 primary goals: (1) Enhance the recruitment of women, minority and LGBTQ lawyers and law students;..."

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Law Firm Diversity Database MCCA

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Winston & Strawn LLP

35 West Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 558-5600

Stats

Firm Chairman: Thomas P. Fitzgerald
Hiring Committee Co-Chairs: Suzanne Jaffe Bloom and Bill O’Neil
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
750 - 1K

Base Salary

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
Summer associate: $3,653/week

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
74 out of 74 (2Ls) (2018)

No. of Summer Associates:
82 total (74 2Ls; 8 1Ls) (2018)

Employment Contact

Lisa A. McLafferty
Director of Attorney Recruiting & Development
lmclafferty@winston.com

Major Office Locations

Charlotte, NC
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC
Brussels
Dubai
Hong Kong
London
Moscow
Paris
Shanghai

Major Departments

Antitrust/Competition
Appellate & Critical Motions
Capital Markets
Complex Commercial Litigation
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Energy & Environmental
Finance
Financial Services
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
Labor & Employment
M&A
Maritime & Admiralty
Private Client
Private Equity
Real Estate
Restructuring
Securities Litigation
Tax
White Collar, Regulatory Defense & Investigations
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.