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"At Dechert, Diversity and Inclusion are not simply words written on our website and in our policies - they are principles we live by every day. As a truly global law firm, working together effectively to deliver service to our clients requires us to value and respect each other voice and empowers people from different backgrounds, experiences and points of view to be fully themselves and bring their very best. Dechert believes that vigorous exchanges of ideas among legal professionals with different life experiences stimulate..."

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3 Bryant Park
1095 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 698-3500

Firm Stats

Chairman: Andrew Levander
CEO: Henry N. Nassau
Hiring Leadership: Hiring Committee Chair: James A. Lebovitz; Hiring Partners: Jeffrey B. Plies (Austin); Stephanie A. Capistron, Samuel H. Gilbert (Boston); Stewart McQueen (Charlotte); Andrew S. Boutros, Angela M. Liu (Chicago); Andrew S. Wong (Los Angeles); Mara Cusker-Gonzalez, Nazim Zilkha (New York); Eric S. Siegel, Allie Misner Wasserman (Philadelphia); Mark D. Perlow (San Francisco); S. Michael Song (Silicon Valley); William J. Bielefeld, Philip T. Hinkle (Washington, DC)
Total No. Attorneys (2022):
500 - 750
No. of Partners Named 2022:
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

Base Salary (2022)
1st year: $ 215,000
2nd year: $ 225,000
3rd year: $ 250,000
4th year: $ 295,000
5th year: $ 345,000
6th year: $ 370,000
7th year: $ 400,000
8th year +: $ 415,000
Summer Associate: $ 4,134.62 /week

Employment Contact

Patricia Moroney
Global Director, Legal Recruiting
(212) 641-5660

No. of U.S. Offices: 10

No. of International Offices: 11

Major Office Locations

Austin, TX
Boston, MA
Charlotte, NC
Chicago, IL
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Philadelphia, PA
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC I Beijing
Hong Kong

Major Departments

Corporate and Private Equity
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Financial Restructuring
Financial Services & Investment Management
Global Finance
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
International Trade & Government Regulation
Life Sciences
Private Client
Pro Bono
Product Liability & Mass Torts
White Collar, Compliance and Investigations
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.