Dewey Matches Peers With $7.5K Bonus For 1st-Years

Law360, New York (December 8, 2010, 4:15 PM EST) -- As the year draws to a close, associate bonus announcements are coming fast and furious, with the latest from Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP matching the standard set by Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP, plus a little extra for high-performers.

Dewey promised U.S.-based first-year associates a $7,500 bonus, while veterans in their seventh year will get $35,000, according to a memo sent by Chairman Steven H. Davis sent on Tuesday.

The bonus range follows a model set by Cravath, which took the lead on announcing its bonus...
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