The national trend at large firms has now spread to Atlanta where starting associate salaries are now $115K at some firms.
The Legal Times has offered some predictions for 2006: Mergers mania will continue and New York and DC will remain very important markets for firms trying to create a national footprint; salaries will continue to increase as competition for hot talent heats up; billing rates will start to flatten out as corporation try to reign … Read more
More salary increases.
CT law firm salaries continue to lag far behind Boston and New York. But CT firms are following the upward trend already seen in California.
Altman Weil has just published the results of a national survey of median billing rates by area of legal specialty. No big surprises here but it is still interesting to see the numbers.
Could the salary wars be starting again? In Silicon Valley that seems to be the case. My prediction: within 6 months, Boston firms will follow suit.