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Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

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Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP ranks as the law firm to consult when it comes to high profile disputes. It ranks #3 in class action, #7 in antitrust litigation, #8 in product liability and #23 in the vault law 100, according to vault ranking 2011[1]

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Introduction

Formed in 1997, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP is one of the top premier law firms representing high profile clients across North America. With such a short history, the firms list of clients include: American Express Company, Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, CBS Corporation, Delta Air Lines, Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co., NASCAR, New York Yankees, Northwest Airlines, Pfizer Inc., Philip Morris International, Inc., Sony Corporation of America., Texas Instruments Inc., and YES Network.[2]

With global ambitions, the law firm’s partners have participated in arbitral proceedings representing clients before tribunals in Paris, Geneva, London, Zurich, Stockholm and Hong Kong. With such high profile clients and cases, the firm also maintains a formal pro bono policy which last year 66% of the associates participated.[3]

1st year associates at Boise, Schiller & Flexner receive a top notch benefits package, which includes a salary of $174,000 per year, sick leave, full health benefits, life insurance policy, and bar course & exam fees.[4]

Boies, Schiller & Flexner Practice Areas

Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP offers a number of specialized practice areas[5]

  • Litigation
  • Antitrust
  • Appellate
  • Class Actions
  • Constitutional Law and First Amendment / Mass Media
  • Corporate
  • Employment / FLSA
  • Health Care
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Arbitration
  • Investigations / Corporate Governance
  • Matrimonial and Family Law
  • Pro Bono
  • Product Liability
  • Reorganization / Work-outs
  • Securities Litigation
  • Sports Law
  • Tax
  • White-Collar /Business Crimes

Boies, Schiller & Flexner Offices

Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP has 11 offices throughout the United States.[6]

  • Oakland
  • Washington, DC
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Hollywood
  • Miami
  • Orlando
  • Las Vegas
  • Hanover
  • Albany
  • Armonk
  • New York City

Boies, Schiller & Flexner Size

Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP employs around 260 lawyers throughout the firms 11 offices in the United States. The firm’s main office is located in New York City, NY, which has a staff of around 68 lawyers. [7]

Boies, Schiller & Flexner Recruiting

When it comes to campus interviews, the firm has a selective list of schools it visits: Columbia University Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, Harvard Law School, New York University School of Law, Stanford Law School, University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, University of Chicago Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Virginia School of Law, and Yale Law School. The firm seeks exceptional law students as associates and summer associates. When recruiting, the firm looks at the candidates overall academic achievement, law and undergraduate education, as well as participation in law review or comparable extracurricular activities.[8]

Boies, Schiller & Flexner Salary and Bonuses

Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLPprovides a competitive salary for its employees.[9]

Associate Base Salary Bonus Range Bonus Comments
Year
Low High Discretionary

1st Year
$174,000



2nd Year



3rd Year




4th Year




5th Year


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References

  1. http://www.vault.com/wps/portal/usa/companies/company-profile/Boies,-Schiller-&-Flexner-LLP?companyId=21347
  2. http://www.bsfllp.com/about/representative_clients.html
  3. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=f407601&orgtypeid=F
  4. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=f407601&orgtypeid=F
  5. http://www.bsfllp.com/practices/120
  6. http://www.bsfllp.com/locations/index.html
  7. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=f407601&orgtypeid=F
  8. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=f407601&orgtypeid=F
  9. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=f407601&orgtypeid=F



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