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Winston & Strawn LLP

35 West Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 558-5600

Firm Stats

Firm Chairman: Thomas P. Fitzgerald
Hiring Committee Chair: William O’Neil
Total No. Attorneys (2022):
750 - 1K
No. of Partners Named 2022:
21
Billable-Hour Requirement:
2,000

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: $4,134/week

Employment Contact

Lisa McLafferty
Director of Attorney Recruiting & Development
(312) 558-6151
lmclafferty@winston.com

No. of U.S. Offices: 10

No. of International Offices: 6

Major Office Locations

Charlotte, NC
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC | Brussels
Hong Kong
London
Miami
Paris
São Paulo
Shanghai

Major Departments

Antitrust/Competition
Appellate & Critical Motions
Capital Markets
Complex Commercial Litigation
Employee Benefits (ERISA) & Executive Compensation
Energy & Infrastructure
Environmental
Finance
Funds
Intellectual Property & Patent Litigation
International Arbitration
Labor & Employment
M&A
Privacy & Data Security
Private Equity
Real Estate
Restructuring
Securities Litigation
Tax
White Collar, Regulatory Defense & Investigations
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.