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"Cooley champions a diversity and inclusion strategy that is designed and implemented by a growing diversity & inclusion team and firm management, alongside key firm committees. Our three-pronged approach focuses on recruiting, retaining and promoting diverse talent across our firm. We engage and sustain these efforts through several innovative initiatives that drive career development, strengthen recruiting initiatives and promote acceptance and integration of diversity and inclusion as key priorities firmwide. From innovative..."

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Cooley

3175 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Phone: (650) 843-5000

Firm Stats

Chairman & CEO: Joe Conroy
Vice Chair: Mike Lincoln
Chief Legal Talent Officer: Carrie Wagner
Total No. Attorneys (2024):
1.5K - 2K
No. of Partners Named 2023:
18
Billable-Hour Requirement:
1,950 hours

Base Salary

1st year: $225,000
2nd year: $235,000
3rd year: $260,000
4th year: $310,000
5th year: $365,000
6th year: $390,000
7th year: $420,000
8th year: $435,000
9th year: $CBC
Summer Associate: $$9,375 semi monthly

Employment Contact

Carrie Wagner
Chief Legal Talent Officer
(703) 456-8115
cwagner@cooley.com
Recruiting contacts for all locations can be found in the careers section of cooley.com

No. of U.S. Offices: 13

No. of International Offices: 6

Major Office Locations

Boston, MA
Denver, CO
Chicago, IL
Los Angeles, CA Miami, FL
New York, NY
Palo Alto, CA
Reston, VA
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA
Santa Monica, CA
Seattle, WA
Washington, DC |
Beijing
Brussels
Hong Kong
London
Shanghai
Singapore

Major Departments

Antitrust & Competition
Artificial Intelligence
Commercial Litigation
Capital Markets
Compensation and Benefits
Debt Finance
Financial Services Regulatory
Fund Formation
Health Care & Life Sciences Regulatory
Intellectual Property Litigation
Labor & Employment
Life Sciences Corporate Partnering & Licensing
Mergers & Acquisitions
Patent Prosecution and Counseling
Privacy & Data Protection
Private Companies
Public Companies
Securities Litigation
Tax Transactional/Controversy
Technology Transactions/Outsourcing
Trademark, Copyright & Advertising
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.