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Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP

550 Allerton Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: (650) 321-2400

Firm Stats

Administrative Partner: David Young
Hiring Partners: Marcia Hatch (Ann Arbor); Wes Watts (Austin); Nevin Fox (Boston); Randall Clark and Ryan Purcell (NY); Jared Grauer, Joseph Raffetto, and Gina Marek (Redwood City); Mike Heath (LA); John Tolpa (San Diego)
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
250 - 500
No. of Partners Named 2021:
Billable-Hour Requirement:
1,950 hours

Base Salary

1st year: $205,000
2nd year: $215,000
3rd year: $240,000
4th year: $275,000
5th year: $305,000
6th year: $330,000
7th year: $350,000
8th year: $365,000
9th year: $375,000
Summer Associate: $3,942/week

Employment Contact

Colleen McNulty
Legal Recruiting Manager
(650) 321-2400
General Recruiting Email:

No. of U.S. Offices: 8

No. of International Offices: 2

Major Office Locations

Ann Arbor, MI
Austin, TX
Boston, MA
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Redwood City, CA (HQ)
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA I Beijing

Major Departments

Corporate & Securities
Executive Compensation
Latin America
Labor & Employment
Licensing, Strategic Partnering & Commercial Transactions
Mergers & Acquisitions
Public Offerings/Public Companies
Venture Capital & Growth Equity Fund Formation and Representation
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.