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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



Winston & Strawn

Winston & Strawn Practice Areas

Gibson Dunn works in 40 areas of specialized practice within the law.[1]

Winston & Strawn Offices

Winston & Strawn serves its clients from its fifteen offices around the globe.[2]

  • 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 .[3]

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.[4]

Gibson Dunn 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.[5]

Gibson Dunn’s greatest recruiting tool is its summer associates program, but it also sends a team to over 27 law schools across the country to interview other candidates. Gibson Dunn also conducts lateral hires of experienced attorneys, and places a premium (usually in the form of a bonus) on candidates who have completed judicial clerkships.[6]

Gibson Dunn Salary and Bonuses

Associate Base Salary Bonus Range Bonus Comments
Low High Discretionary

1st Year


2nd Year

3rd Year

4th Year

5th Year $230,000 Yes
6th Year $250,000 Yes
7th Year

8th Year


Based on May 2007 numbers.[7]


  1. http://www.gibsondunn.com/Practices/Pages/default.aspx
  2. http://www.gibsondunn.com/Offices/default.aspx
  3. http://www.winston.com/index.cfm?contentID=4
  4. http://www.winston.com/index.cfm?contentID=4
  5. http://www.vault.com/wps/portal/usa/companies/company-profile/Gibson-Dunn-&-Crutcher-LLP?companyId=392
  6. http://www.gibsondunn.com/gd_files/swf/index.htm
  7. http://www.infirmation.com/shared/lss/one-payscale.tcl?employer_id=CA3000



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