Cadwalader, Freshfields Announce Spring Bonuses

Law360, New York (February 16, 2011, 8:00 PM EST) -- Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP have joined the spring bonus fray, announcing to associates that they would meet the benchmark Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP set in January.

Julian Pritchard, the U.S. managing partner of London-based Freshfields, told associates in the firm's New York and Washington offices on Monday that they would be receiving bonuses ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 on May 15. The spring bonuses are the first since the recession.

"Our people deserve it," Pritchard said. "They are working...
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