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DLA Piper

1251 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020
Phone: (212) 335-4500

Firm Stats

Chair (Americas): Frank Ryan
Co-U.S. Managing Partners (Americas): Jackie Park & Richard Chesley
National Hiring Partners, Associate Recruiting: Kathryn Grasso and Raj Shah
Total No. Attorneys 2021:
4K - 4.5K
No. of Partners Named 2020:
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

Atlanta; Phoenix; Raleigh; Short Hills
1st year: $170,000
Summer Associate: $3,269/week All other U.S. Offices
1st year: $190,000
Summer Associate: $3,654/week *Associate compensation is a set lockstep system (same base salary for each class year) according to market.

Employment Contact

Stacy Silverstone
Director of Legal Recruiting
(404) 736-7821

No. of U.S. Offices: 28

No. of International Offices: 66

Major Office Locations

Albany, NY
Atlanta, GA
Atlantic City, NJ
Austin, TX
Baltimore, MD (Downtown & Mount Washington)
Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA (Downtown & Century City)
Miami, FL
Minneapolis, MN
New York, NY
Northern Virginia, VA
Philadelphia, PA
Phoenix, AZ
Raleigh, NC
Sacramento, CA
San Diego, CA (Downtown & Golden Triangle)
San Francisco, CA
San Juan, PR
Seattle, WA
Short Hills, NJ
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE
+66 international locations

Major Departments

Finance (including Investment Management & Real Estate Capital Markets)
Intellectual Property & Technology
Litigation & Regulatory
Real Estate
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.