NY Firm Offers Support Staff Additional 'Special Bonus'

Law360, New York (December 9, 2016, 6:17 PM EST) -- As BigLaw firms reward associates for their hard work with bonuses climbing up to and above $100,000, one law firm has recognized the hard work of its support staff, rewarding them with a “special bonus” on top of their usual year-end one, a memo made public on Thursday shows.

Administrative personnel and staff at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP will receive an additional week’s pay before the end of the year, in addition to their usual, discretionary bonuses, according to an internal memo from the firm’s management committee to staff published on Thursday to legal blog Above the Law.

“Given the...

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