Susman’s $100K Associate Bonuses Wallop Other Firms

Law360, New York (December 13, 2010, 8:27 PM EST) -- Susman Godfrey LLP has announced that some of its full-time associates are receiving bonuses of more than $100,000 — nearly triple the standard going rate this year — as more firms release information about their end-of-year payouts.

The 90-attorney litigation boutique said Sunday that it had paid annual bonuses to full-time associates that ranged from $45,000 to more than $100,000 and that 10 associates received bonuses of about 50 percent of their salaries.

"We had another fantastic year, from coast to coast,” managing partner Steve Susman...
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