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300 North LaSalle
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: (312) 862-2000
Management Committee Chair: Jon A. Ballis
Firmwide Chairs: Lauren Casazza, Jonathan Davis, Christopher Greco and Julian Seiguer
Local Chairs: Stephanie Berdik, Amanda Border (Boston); Ryan Bennett, Nader Boulos, Shelly Hirschtritt, (Chicago); Anthony Speier (Texas); Sierra Elizabeth, Nisha Kanchanapoomi and Christopher Lawless (LA); Christopher Greco, Stefan Atkinson, Laura Sullivan and Nicole Washington (NY); Travis Nelson (SLC); Vlad Kroll and Brandon Brown (Palo Alto/San Francisco); Ragan Naresh (D.C.); William Burke and Matthew Elliott (London); Achim Herfs and Wolfgang Nardi (Munich)
Total No. Attorneys (2022):
3K - 3.5K
No. of Partners Named 2021:
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
Summer Associate: $205,000 or $3942/week
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No. of U.S. Offices: 11
No. of International Offices: 7
Los Angeles, CA (DTLA and Century City)
New York, NY
Palo Alto, CA
Salt Lake City, UT
San Francisco, CA
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.