Shearman boosts UK-qualifieds' pay packets

O'Connor, Joanne
March 2005
Lawyer;3/28/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p1
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The article reports that Shearman & Sterling will splash out an estimated £500,000 in 2005 on generous pay hikes for its Great Britain-qualified lawyers in a bid to make itself more attractive to potential recruits. The new packages, unveiled in London recently, will benefit all of Shearman's 80 Great Britain-qualified associates, both in London and across the firm's international network. Newly qualified lawyers will be paid £60,000, up from £55,000, with the six-monthly pay bands for all Great Britain-qualified associates also being raised.


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