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10-11 years for non-equity partner. 40-50 lawyer firm in Northeast.

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7 year partner track at a midsize/large regional firm (65 attorneys)

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Non-existent until you've been there for 10 years or more, plus spent your time sucking up to the right people.

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4-6 non-equity and 10-12 equity

Does Kirkland have a reputation for this?

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Full-service midsized (165 attys) regional (northeast) firm, non-equity partner in 8 (rarely 7), equity partner ideally 4 years after that

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