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"Skadden's commitment to foster a diverse and inclusive environment is fundamental to our firm's values. Our global diversity and inclusion (D&I) mission is to hire, develop and empower highly performing attorneys whose diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences provide an important advantage in our ability to deliver excellent service and innovative solutions to our clients. During the 2L hiring season each year, we conduct on-campus interviews or résumé collections at more than three dozen U.S. law schools or..."

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Skadden

One Manhattan West
New York, NY 10001-8602
Phone: (212) 735-3000

Firm Stats

Executive Partner: Eric J. Friedman
Hiring Partner: Steven R. Glaser
Total No. Attorneys (2023):
1.5K - 2K
No. of Partners Named 2023:
24
Billable-Hour Requirement:
1800

Base Salary

Base Salary (2023)
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

Employment Contact

Carly Appel
Associate Director of Attorney Recruiting
(212) 735-2076
attorney.recruiting@skadden.com
www.skadden.com/apply

No. of U.S. Offices: 8

No. of International Offices: 13

Major Office Locations

Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY (HQ)
Palo Alto, CA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE |
Beijing
Brussels
Frankfurt
Hong Kong
London
Munich
Paris
São Paulo
Seoul
Shanghai
Singapore
Tokyo
Toronto

Major Departments

Antitrust/Competition
Banking
Capital Markets
Corporate
Corporate Restructuring
Energy and Infrastructure Projects
Executive Compensation and Benefits
Financial Institutions
Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime
Intellectual Property and Technology
Intellectual Property Litigation
International Litigation and Arbitration
Investment Management
Labor and Employment Law
Litigation
Mass Torts, Insurance, and Consumer Litigation
Mergers and Acquisitions
Real Estate
Securities Litigation
Tax
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.