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    Alston & Bird is known for handling complex tax and IP issues, and also for its commitment to diversity and inclusion. This includes hosting a formal gathering for all summer associates at the Center for Civil and Human Rights. LGBTQ+ attorneys praise the Atlanta-based firm for building an accepting culture in the South, with one transgender man fondly recalling the warm celebration he received from colleagues when he had a baby.

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    Company Info

    Employees and job openings are U.S.-only. Job openings are not available.
    Rank last year53
    Years on list
    21
    HQ location
    Atlanta
    Employees1,589
    Job openings (as of February 2020)-
    Industry
    Professional Services
    Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$812
    Year founded
    1893
    Type of organization
    Private Partnership
    Number of work sites9
    Websitehttps://www.alston.com

    Perks

    100% health coverage
    no
    Unlimited sick days
    no
    Telecommuting
    yes
    Job sharing
    yes
    Subsidized childcare
    yes
    Compressed work weeks
    yes
    Fully-paid sabbaticals
    no
    On-site fitness/subsidized gym
    yes
    On-site medical care facility
    no
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
    yes
    Health insurance for part-timers
    no
    Sick days for part-timers
    no
    College tuition reimbursement
    yes
    Student loan debt repayment
    no
    Medical facility at all locations
    no

    Diversity

    % Women51%
    % Minorities29.6%
    % African-American/Black15.4%
    % Asian5.4%
    % Caucasian/White69.5%
    % Hispanic/Latino6.2%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.3%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.3%
    % Two or more races2%
    % Unknown ethnicity0.9%
    Date info provided
    Aug. 05, 2019

    Paid Time Off

    PTO limit (days)34
    # Sick days-

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)
    Associate Attorney
    Avg. base pay (salaried)-
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth3%
    # of job applicants13,777
    Avg. # of applicants per opening124
    # New graduates hired46