Weil Gotshal is paying most of its associates on the Sullivan & Cromwell scale – $7500 for the first years up to $33k for the most senior – but some of the senior associates who are on Santa’s nice list will be getting a bit more. At the top of the scale, bonuses for about 25% of the most senior associates will hit the $50k mark. Weil is also bumping everyone up a notch for 2010 salaries.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges is an international law firm headquartered in New York City. It is one of the largest and most highly regarded law firms in the world, with approximately 1,300 lawyers and gross annual revenue in excess of $1.7 billion.