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2024 DIVERSITY DATABASE UNDERWRITER Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Diversity

"Most big law firms profess a devotion to diversity. Paul, Weiss has a history of putting it into practice. In 1927, when Louis Weiss and John Wharton merged their small firm with the firm that Louis's father had founded, they did so with the then-exceptional policy of bucking the prevailing system in which Jews and Gentiles did not mingle in practice or in clientele. In the same year, Paul, Weiss hired William T. Coleman, top-of-his class African-American graduate of Harvard Law School and former Supreme Court clerk, at a time when no..."

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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
Phone: (212) 373-3000

Firm Stats

Firm Chair: Brad S. Karp
Deputy Chair: Valerie E. Radwaner
Hiring Partners: Jaren Janghorbani, Greg Laufer, Cullen Sinclair, Laura Turano
Total No. Attorneys (2023):
750 - 1K
No. of Partners Named 2023:
11

Base Salary

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
9th year: $415,000
Summer Associate: $4,135/week

Employment Contact

Pamela N. Davidson
Chief Legal Personnel and Recruitment Officer
(212) 373-2548
pdavidson@paulweiss.com

No. of U.S. Offices: 4

No. of International Offices: 5

Major Office Locations

New York, NY (HQ)
San Francisco, CA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE |
Beijing
Hong Kong
London
Tokyo
Toronto

Major Departments

Antitrust
Capital Markets
Cryptocurrency & Blockchain
Cybersecurity & Data Protection
Digital Technology
Executive Compensation
Finance
Internal Investigations
Investment Management
IP & Technology Transactions
Mergers & Acquisitions
Patent Litigation
Private Equity
Real Estate
Restructuring
Securities Litigation
Supreme Court & Appellate Litigation
Sustainability & ESG
Tax
White Collar & Regulatory Defense
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.