« on: June 11, 2004, 06:18:54 PM »
Im sure if you read other posts you are aware I am a recent SW grad. Here is my employment info.
Received offer in February after working for a firm during my second summer. I got this job initially after interviewing at SW's Fall On-Campus Interview Program.
Starting Salary: 80,000 Base
Bonus: depending on how good of a year and my billiable hours could be between 5-15K
Required billable hours 175 per month
35 Attorney law firm.
I was top 20% at SW.
I knew a number of top 10% folks who will be working for biglaw down town, i.e. Shephard Mullin, O'Melveny, Gibson Dunn etc. starting Salries 115,000+. We have a number of alumni who are hiring partners in large law firms like Fullbright Jaworski, Gibson Dunn and Shep Mullin.