Willkie Farr Pushes Associate Start Date To 2011

Law360, New York (April 9, 2010, 5:55 PM EDT) -- Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP has become the latest law firm to push back the start date for incoming associates, deferring them to 2011 and offering a salary advance.

The firm's new associate class will start work on Jan. 5, and Willkie Farr has offered an advance on their first-year salary of up to $20,000.

A spokeswoman for Willkie Farr confirmed Friday that the firm had set the Jan. 5 start date for its incoming associates and offered them the salary advance, but declined to comment...
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