Pillsbury Cuts 1st-Year Salaries At Offices Outside NY

Law360, New York (January 7, 2010, 5:31 PM EST) -- Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP became the latest firm to scale back associate salaries Thursday, cutting base compensation for first-year associates in its offices outside New York to $145,000.

Pillsbury said it had reduced 2010 first-year associate base salaries to $145,000 a year, except for associates at its New York office, where first-year salaries will remain at $160,000.

First-year associates outside New York will be eligible to earn a $15,000 bonus if they meet target hours, according to the firm.

Pillsbury has locations in cities including...
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