Howrey Crafts New Training For Entry-Level Attorneys

Law360, New York (June 22, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Howrey LLP is launching an intensive two-year program for incoming associates that will involve extensive additional training and reduced billable hours, as well as lower salaries than those of their peers at other firms.

In a memo released Monday, Howrey detailed the firm's new entry-level lawyer training program, dubbed the “Tier One Associate” program and designed for U.S. associates. The program, which the firm says will be limited to a select number of associates every year, will come with a $100,000 per year salary, plus a...
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