Compensation & Benefits
As a US summer associate, 2L Diversity Scholar, or 1L Diversity Scholar, you will be paid $9,375 on a semi-monthly basis.
As a first-year associate, you will receive a base salary of $225,000 per year in addition to a significant merit-based bonus, awarded in recognition of individual performance and contributions for the year, as well as firm performance.
We award progression credit and a bonus to associates who have completed a qualifying clerkship. Clerks from the US Supreme Court and US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit are given an additional bonus.
Investing in the well-being of our lawyers and staff is among the firm’s highest priorities. Through our “LiveWell Latham” program, we offer a range of benefits and resources designed to support you and your loved ones through all life’s moments. From building a family and taking care of loved ones, to managing your health and saving for the future, LiveWell Latham supports you with comprehensive resources and best-in-class benefits.
Learn more about our commitment to well-being here. For detailed benefit information, please reach out to the local recruiting team.