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McDermott Will & Emery

444 West Lake Street
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 372-2000

Firm Stats

Chair: Ira J. Coleman
Co-National Hiring Partners: Lisa Schmitz Mazur and Allison Wilkerson
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
1K - 1.5K
No. of Partners Named 2021:
34
Billable-Hour Requirement:
The full-time associate target for client billable hours (including client billable equivalent hours, such as pro-bono) is 2,000 hours.

Base Salary

Class of 2021: $202,500
Class of 2020: $205,000
Class of 2019: $215,000
Class of 2018: $240,000
Class of 2017: $275,000
Class of 2016: $305,000
Class of 2015: $330,000
Class of 2014: $350,000
Class of 2013: $365,000
Summer Associate: $3894 per week

Employment Contact

Erika Gardiner
Director of Associate Recruiting
(202) 756-8282
egardiner@mwe.com

No. of U.S. Offices: 13

No. of International Offices: 7

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
New York, NY
Orange County (Irvine), CA
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley (Menlo Park), CA
Washington, DC
Wilmington, DE I Brussels
Düsseldorf
Frankfurt
London
Milan
Munich
Paris

Major Departments

Antitrust
Corporate & Transactional
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Employment
Global Privacy &
Cybersecurity
Intellectual Property
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Private Client & Wealth Management
Regulatory, Government, & Lobbying Strategies
Strategic Solutions
Tax
White Collar
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.