The rumors were correct (as they so often are). Before the Memorial Day weekend, Covington & Burling raised associate salaries to the $160K scale. The raise is retroactive to May 1, and summer associates are in on the fun.
Alas, it took us a while to get our hands on the memo. We obtained it only after
threatening people with Gitmo making affirmative requests of multiple sources at the firm.
C’mon, folks — show us a little love. We can’t accurately track law firm salary developments without your help. If you have a pay raise memo we haven’t previously posted, stop holding out on us. Please send it to us by email.
The fruit of our labors, namely, the Covington memo, after the jump.
COVINGTON & BURLING ASSOCIATE PAY RAISE MEMO
Earlier: Prior ATL coverage of associate pay raise news (scroll down)