Skadden is a place for big thinkers. Known for our innovative approach, Skadden attorneys work on the world’s most complex matters, the types of deals and cases that earn headlines, move markets and shape the law. Learn more about what makes working at Skadden different and about our training and development programs.

Each January, we participate in New York-based job fairs, including the International Student Interview Program (ISIP) hosted by New York University School of Law and the Overseas-Trained LL.M. Interview Program hosted by Columbia Law School. We host a Mergers & Acquisitions/Corporate Finance Workshop annually in our Frankfurt, London and New York offices as well as student lectures and events at several German universities.

Skadden provides a highly competitive salary and benefits package that is subject to regular review.

  • First-Year associate salary: €140,000
  • Second-Year associate salary: €140,000 + discretionary bonus (In 2018, the bonus ranged between
    €20,000 and €70,000)
We recruit attorneys for the following practice areas: capital markets.