Paul Weiss Falls In Line With $60K Associate Bonus Trend

Law360, New York (November 29, 2012, 10:21 PM EST) -- Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison LLP on Thursday became the third firm this week to match Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP's year-end associate bonus scale, which reaches $60,000 for senior associates.

Chairman Brad S. Karp confirmed that his firm would be shelling out bonuses between $10,000 to $60,000, which are higher than last year's. The news comes a day after Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP reportedly met the Cravath bonus scale.

So far, no leading firm has...
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