Elite Litigation Firm Is Handing Out Bundles Of Money!

Up to 360k in bonuses?!

The money power / Businessman flying in the sky thanks to these wings of moneyAs nice as it is to read about attorneys getting raises and bonuses around the holidays, it sucks to see non-attorneys missing out on the fun. Thankfully, Susman Godfrey meted out bumps in pay to all of its employees, JD’d or not! That’s the least you could expect from a firm that makes Cravath’s bonuses look like insults to injury. Here’s a breakdown of how much the attorneys are getting:

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And for everyone else, “the firm is also providing special bonuses on top of its annual traditional bonuses to every single one of its 270 employees, including its 131 non-attorney employees.”

Congrats on making the big bucks! The full memo is on the next page.

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Chris Williams became a social media manager and assistant editor for Above the Law in June 2021. Prior to joining the staff, he moonlighted as a minor Memelord™ in the Facebook group Law School Memes for Edgy T14s.  He endured Missouri long enough to graduate from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. He is a former boatbuilder who cannot swim, a published author on critical race theory, philosophy, and humor, and has a love for cycling that occasionally annoys his peers. You can reach him by email at cwilliams@abovethelaw.com and by tweet at @WritesForRent.

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