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Carlton Fields, P.A.


"At Carlton Fields, diversity is an important part of who we are. Long before our clients expected it, and before diversity gained currency in the legal marketplace, we actively recruited, hired, and promoted men and women with different ethnic, religious, and racial backgrounds, orientations, and perspectives. We are a stronger firm due to our inclusiveness. We make better decisions and provide better client service because of our diversity. Our climate of diversity promotes more thoughtful communication, more purposeful collaboration,..."

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Carlton Fields, P.A.

4221 West Boy Scout Boulevard
Suite 1000
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: (813) 223-7000

Firm Stats

President & CEO: Gary L. Sasso
Hiring Partner: John “Jack” E. Clabby
Total No. Attorneys 2021:
250 - 500
No. of Partners Named 2020:
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

1st year: $165,000
Summer Associate: $3,200/week Florham Park
1st year: $160,000
Summer Associate: $3,100/week Hartford
1st year: $145,000
Summer Associate: $2,800/week Los Angeles; New York; Washington, DC
1st year: $180,000
Summer Associate: $3,500/week Miami
1st year: $170,000
Summer Associate: $3,300/week Orlando
1st year: $135,000
Summer Associate: $2,600/week Tallahassee
1st year: $115,000
Summer Associate: $2,200/week Tampa
1st year: $145,000
Summer Associate: $2,800/week West Palm Beach
1st year: $160,000
Summer Associate: $3,100/week

Employment Contact

Naila Townes Ahmed
Director of Legal Talent Management
(813) 223-7000

No. of U.S. Offices: 11

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Florham Park, NJ
Hartford, CT
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
New York, NY
Orlando, FL
Tallahassee, FL
Tampa, FL
Washington, DC
West Palm Beach, FL

Major Departments

Appellate Practice and Trial Support
Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
Business Litigation
Business Transactions
Cybersecurity and Privacy
Financial Services–Regulatory
Government Law and Consulting
Health Care
Intellectual Property
Labor and Employment
Life, Annuity and Retirement Litigation
Mass Tort and Product Liability
National Class Actions
Property and Casualty Insurance
Real Estate and Commercial Finance
Real Property Litigation
Securities and Derivative Litigation
White Collar and Government Investigations
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.