Salaries and benefits

New York

A&O matches Clifford Chance in New York Christmas bonuses

Allen & Overy (A&O) has become the second magic circle firm to announced its 2018 bonuses for US associates, just months after a raft of firms revealed “one-off” summer bonuses ranging from $5,000 to $25,000. First year associates will scoop $15,000 while lawyers that have been at the firm from 2010 and before will take […]


Mid-size pay rises: RPC and Farrers among firms hiking salaries

A host of law firms across the City have handed salary rises to their trainees and associates. Lincoln’s Inn firm Farrer & Co has given all trainees a £1,000 pay increase, with first-years now on £38,000 (up from £37,000) and second-years on £41,000 (up from £40,000). Its newly-qualified (NQ) solicitors, meanwhile, have been handed a £4,000 boost from £60,000 to £64,000. […]

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email:

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here