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Did Lewis Brisbois raise salaries? What’s the current starting salary for first years there?

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Hmm, these numbers are surprising. I’m at 140k for 1,800 second year, which seems very reasonable. I started at 120k for 1,700. It’s basically 20k for 100 billables. So theoretically, if I wanted to bill 2,100 and have no life, I would be at 200k, which is right on par with a lot of the raises we are seeing recently.

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The Wal-Mart of biglaw. Everyday low salaries.

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They’re not a “good firm” they’re not well respected among the biglaw community and while they are amlaw100, everyone understands they’re not as reputable of a firm as their peers

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Super low. I’m talking 110 lol they’re a big law firm that’s not a biglaw firm…

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LB is in line with the pay at an okay insurance defense firm…so everyone stop pretending like it’s a vault 20 firm…

2 dollars. Jk but something absurdly low I’m sure.

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They started me at $90k... RIP. But I'm in my second round of interviews at an actual big law firm. Pray for me lol.

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I know, but im not even in the gen liability group lol.

Otoh, at least one person from my class (‘16) is already partner there

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Who?

I’m not sure if they did for everyone, but they did for some practice groups.

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