It’s not easy working for Uncle Sam these days when you know there are first-year associates in private practice earning twice or three times as much.

As $125K starting salaries become the norm at D.C.’s top-tier firms, many public sector attorneys — from the most junior GS-11s to FBI Director Louis Freeh — no doubt are wondering if they made the right choice.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]