Law firm bonus season got off to an early start this year as Cravath, Swaine & Moore -- often regarded as a market leader in associate compensation -- announced on Monday that it would pay one-time special bonuses ranging from $10,000 for first-years to $50,000 for senior associates, along with year-end bonuses running from $35,000 to $60,000. The two bonuses come on top of salaries starting at $160,000.
Cravath to Give Associates Special Bonus Plus Year-End Bonus
New York Law Journal
October 30, 2007