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Winston & Strawn LLP

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Winston & Strawn LLP has been a legal powerhouse for over 150 years. With clients such as McDonald's and William Morris, Winston & Strawn has a reputation for handling complicated and public legal matters. WIth over 1,000 attorney spread throughout the

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Introduction

Winston & Strawn works with both public and private companies on a range of legal issues. The firm gives their associates real work experience early on in their career, which is seen in the number of top American and international attorney that are (or were at one point) a part of this firm.

Dedicated to professional development, community involvement, and client services Winston & Strawn was also one of the first law firms in the country to adopt a written pro bono policy. Engaged in a variety of pro bono endeavors, Winston & Strawn treats their pro bono clients with the same attention and time as their paying clientele.

Winston & Strawn Practice Areas

Winston & Strawn provides virtually ever type of business-related legal counsel, including:

  • Advertising, Marketing & Entertainment
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Class Actions
  • Construction
  • English Law
  • Litigation
  • Tax
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Private Equity
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Government Contracts
  • Government Regulations

Winston & Strawn Offices

Winston & Strawn serves its clients from its fifteen offices around the globe.

  • Beijing
  • Charlotte
  • Chicago
  • Geneva
  • Hong Kong
  • Houston
  • London
  • Los Angeles
  • Moscow
  • New York
  • Newark
  • Paris
  • San Francisco
  • Shanghi
  • Washington, D.C.

Winston & Strawn's headquarters can be found in Chicago, Illinois .[1]

Winston & Strawn LLP
35 W. Wacker Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90071-3197

Phone: (312) 558-5600
Web: www.winston.com

Winston & Strawn Size

Gibson Dunn employs well over 1000 attorneys across 15 offices worldwide.[2]

Winston & Strawn Recruiting

Associates at Winston & Strawn praise the ease with which they can communicate with partners at the . Complaints usually centered around office politics, a lack of diversity, and often receiving assignments with short deadlines or little to no notice.[3]

Winston & Strawn primarily recruit through their summer associate program but also looks to hire seasoned attorneys as well as those individuals with judicial clerkship experience

Gibson Dunn Salary and Bonuses

Associate Base Salary Bonus Range Bonus Comments
Year
Low High Discretionary

1st Year
$160,000


Yes

2nd Year
$170,000


Yes
3rd Year
$180,000


Yes
4th Year
$210,000


Yes
5th Year $230,000

Yes
6th Year $250,000

Yes
7th Year
$265,000


Yes
8th Year
$280,000


Yes

Based on May 2007 numbers.[4]

References

  1. http://www.winston.com/index.cfm?contentID=4
  2. http://www.winston.com/index.cfm?contentID=4
  3. http://www.vault.com/wps/portal/usa/companies/company-profile/Gibson-Dunn-&-Crutcher-LLP?companyId=392
  4. http://www.infirmation.com/shared/lss/one-payscale.tcl?employer_id=CA3000

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