The spring of Biglaw particular bonuses continues. This March is not going out like a lamb on the subject of the bonus money which might be flowing all through the biggest regulation companies in America.
Willkie bought the special bonus ball rolling, however Davis Polk got here out on high because the agency is wont to do, and wowed the market with more money — and others have matched that extra beneficent scale, in droves.
Attorneys acquired a much-appreciated announcement right this moment from the powers-that-be at Paul Hastings, a agency that introduced in $1,268,910,000 gross income in 2019. The agency introduced it could be becoming a member of Biglaw’s greatest in giving out particular bonuses. Payable on May 28 and October 29, the agency will give out between $12,000 and $64,000, relying on class 12 months, based on the next schedule in its U.S., Asia, London, Frankfurt, and São Paulo workplaces (full memo on the next page):
Echoing its friends, the agency famous that these particular bonuses is not going to affect its year-end bonuses. Congratulations to everybody at Paul Hastings!
(Flip to the next page to see the total memo from Paul Hastings.)
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