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White & Case LLP

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White & Case ranks as the law firm to consult when it comes to complex litigation and corporate issues. It ranks #10 in bankruptcy, #13 in securities and #20 in the vault law 100, according to vault ranking 2011.[1]

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Introduction

Founded in New York in 1901, White & Case ranks as a top international law firm representing clients in Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and in Europe. The firm maintains its main office in the heart of the New York.

The firm provides legal services to numerous industries in: Communications and Media, Funds, Information Technology, Oil and Gas, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Power, and Real Estate industries.[2] With representing such a diverse set of industries, the firm also maintains a formal pro bono policy which last year 79% of the associates and 36% of the partners participated.[3]


1st year associates at White & Case receive a competitive benefits package, which includes a salary of $160,000 per year, Bar Review, Exam & Association fees, full health benefits, life insurance policy, 401K, and moving expenses.[4]

White & Case Practice Areas

White & Case offers a number of specialized practice areas:[5]

  • Antitrust
  • Asset Finance
  • Banking
  • Canada
  • Capital Markets
  • Climate Change
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Data Privacy
  • Executive Compensation, Benefits, Employment and Labor Law
  • Financial Restructuring and Insolvency
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Arbitration
  • International Trade
  • Israel
  • Korea
  • Latin America
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Clients
  • Pro Bono
  • Project Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Sovereign Wealth Funds
  • Sovereigns
  • Spain
  • Tax
  • White Collar

White & Case Offices

White & Case has 37offices throughout the United States and internationally:[6]

  • Los Angeles
  • Miami
  • New York
  • Silicon Valley
  • Washington, DC
  • Mexico City
  • Monterrey
  • São Paulo
  • Almaty
  • Ankara
  • Berlin
  • Bratislava
  • Brussels
  • Bucharest
  • Budapest
  • Düsseldorf
  • Frankfurt
  • Geneva
  • Hamburg
  • Helsinki
  • Istanbul
  • London
  • Moscow
  • Munich
  • Paris
  • Prague
  • Stockholm
  • Warsaw
  • Beijing
  • Hong Kong
  • Shanghai
  • Singapore
  • Tokyo
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Doha
  • Johannesburg
  • Riyadh


White & Case Size

White & Case has over 2,000 lawyers in 37 offices in 25 countries. The firm’s New York Office has a staff of around 411 lawyers, one if its largest.[7]

White & Case Recruiting

When it comes to recruiting, the firm attracts students from across all jurisdictions and backgrounds with outstanding achievements in law.[8]

White & Case Salary and Bonuses

White & Case provides a competitive salary for its employees.

Associate Base Salary Bonus Range Bonus Comments
Year
Low High Discretionary

1st Year
$160,000
0
$40,000
Yes
2nd Year
$170,000


Yes
3rd Year
$185,000


Yes
4th Year
$210,000


Yes
5th Year $230,000

Yes
6th Year $250,000




Salary based on July 2003 figures.[9]

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References

  1. http://www.vault.com/wps/portal/usa/companies/rankings/White-&-Case-LLP?companyId=424
  2. http://www.whitecase.com/practices/
  3. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=F469101&orgtypeid=F
  4. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=F469101&orgtypeid=F
  5. http://www.whitecase.com/practices/
  6. http://www.whitecase.com/locations/
  7. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=F469101&orgtypeid=F
  8. http://www.whitecase.com/careers/northamerica/lawyers/
  9. http://www.infirmation.com/shared/lss/one-payscale.tcl?employer_id=NY3500





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