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Hogan Lovells

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Hogan Lovells ranks high as the law firm to consult when it comes to complex litigation matters. It ranks #10 in antitrust, #15 in appellant litigation and #28 in the vault law 100, according to vault ranking 2011.[1]



Founded in 1904, Hogan Lovells ranks as a top tier international law firm representing clients throughout the world with its 112 year rich history. The firm maintains co-headquarters in London, England and Washington, DC. [2]

With clients stretching around the globe, Hogan Lovells provides services to a diverse set of clients in industries such as: Aerospace, Defense, and Government Services, Automotive, Consumer, Education, Energy and Natural Resources, Financial Institutions, Infrastructure, Life Sciences and Healthcare, Real Estate, Sports and Recreational Facilities, Technology, Media and Telecoms, and Transportation. With such high profile clients, the firm also maintains a formal pro bono policy which last year 84% of the associates and 85% of the partners participated.[3]

1st year associates at Hogan Lovells receive a competitive compensation benefits package, which includes a Life, health, dental, and disability insurance coverage, Bar exam expense reimbursement, Bar study stipend, 401(k) plan with a number of investment options, Flexible spending account, Free Blackberry communications device and data/e-mail service, A laptop subsidy program that reimburses lawyers not using firm-issued laptops for half of the cost of the purchase of a laptop (up to $1,000), Four weeks of vacation annually, and Parental leave benefits. [4]

Hogan Lovells Practice Areas

Hogan Lovells offers a number of specialized practice areas:[5]

  • Corporate
  • Finance
  • Government Regulatory
  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation, Arbitration and Employment
  • Pro Bono

Hogan Lovells Offices

Hogan Lovells has 11 offices throughout the United States and 29 international offices:[6]

  • Abu Dhabi
  • Alicante
  • Amsterdam
  • Baltimore
  • Beijing
  • Berlin
  • Brussels
  • Budapest
  • Caracas
  • Colorado Springs
  • Denver
  • Dubai
  • Dusseldorf
  • Frankfurt
  • Hamburg
  • Hanoi
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Hong Kong
  • Houston
  • Jeddah
  • London
  • Los Angeles
  • Madrid
  • Miami
  • Milan
  • Moscow
  • Munich
  • New York
  • Northern Virginia
  • Paris
  • Philadelphia
  • Prague
  • Riyadh
  • Rome
  • San Francisco
  • Shanghai
  • Silicon Valley
  • Singapore
  • Tokyo
  • Ulaanbaatar Warsaw
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Zagreb

Hogan Lovells Size

Hogan Lovells has over 2,500 lawyers employed globally throughout the firm's 40 offices. The firm's Washington, DC, office, which has a staff of around 502 lawyers, is the largest when it comes to lawyers staffed in one office.[7]

Hogan Lovells Recruiting

When it comes to recruiting and campus interviews, the firm has a wide selection of selective campus of schools it visits: Columbia University Law School, Duke University School of Law, George Washington, University Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, Harvard Law School, New York University School of Law, Northwestern University School of Law, Stanford Law School, UCLA School of Law, University of Michigan Law School, , University of Virginia School of Law, Yale Law School and many more.[8]

Hogan Lovells Salary and Bonuses

Hogan Lovells provides a competitive salary for its employees.

Associate Base Salary Bonus Range Bonus Comments
Low High Discretionary

1st Year

2nd Year

3rd Year

4th Year

5th Year $210,000

6th Year $225,000

  • Salary based on June 2007 figures.[9]



  1. http://www.vault.com/wps/portal/usa/companies/rankings?companyId=1636
  2. http://www.hoganlovells.com/aboutus/history/
  3. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=F025901&orgtypeid=F
  4. http://www.hoganlovells.com/careers/hiring_benefits.aspx
  5. http://www.hoganlovells.com/practiceareas/
  6. http://www.hoganlovells.com/offices/
  7. http://www.hoganlovells.com/ourpeople/
  8. http://www.nalpdirectory.com/dledir_search_results.asp?fscid=F025901&orgtypeid=F
  9. http://www.infirmation.com/shared/lss/one-payscale.tcl?employer_id=DC1260


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