NALP Directory of Legal Employers

Directory Year: 2021

Schiff Hardin LLP - Chicago, Illinois

Partnership & Advancement

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Two or more tiers of partner

Does the firm have two or more tiers of partner? Yes
How many years is the non-equity track?
How many years is the equity track?
Is the partnership information provided here firm-wide or specific to one office? Firm-wide

As of Feb 1 Equity Partners Non-Equity Partners
How many are men: 34 21
How many are women: 7 11
Of the total, how many are racial/ethnic minorities: 3 5

Additional equity/non-equity partnership information:

Additional partnership progression information

Associates are eligible for partnership after they advance through three competency-based tiers and display the skills and attributes required for non-equity partnership. Associates considered for partnership since 2009 have averaged 7 to 8 years post-JD.