New York

Daytime photo of the Manhattan skyline, with the Chrysler building in the center.
Number of Attorneys:
125*
Number of Other Employees:
60*
High Temperature (Avg.):
85°F
Low Temperature (Avg.):
28°F

* as of 8/1/23

1301 Avenue of the Americas
40th Floor
New York
NY
10019-6022
US

High-profile litigation. Groundbreaking life sciences technologies. Midtown skylines. And so much more. Our New York office: if you can make it here…

This is where everything you hoped for from a career in the law comes together: titans of industry, cutting-edge technology and innovation, high-stakes legal work, and a bustling city lifestyle with all the arts, culture, and great food you can handle. 

Our New York office brings the best of Wilson Sonsini to the Big Apple, and the firm’s full suite of capabilities are represented here: litigation, corporate and transactions, and regulatory. 

But New York offers more than just exciting legal work. It gives you access to incredible experience in a host of exciting, evolving industries: life sciences and technology (of course—we’re Wilson Sonsini), investment banking and financial services, communications and networking, media and entertainment, consumer retail, and more.

Our New York summer class usually consists of up to 10 associates, primarily focused on our antitrust, corporate, IP litigation, patents, and white collar practices.


Join Our Team

Office:
Multiple locations
Practice:
Internet Strategy and Litigation

Join a team that has played a central role in shaping the legal landscape for the online world and routinely tackles cutting-edge legal issues, from the earliest battles over the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, to today’s disputes over privacy, copyright online, and free speech. You will have the opportunity to work with clients ranging from industry leaders to early-stage start-ups, and a host of others in between, from the US and around the world. We are currently seeking associates with 5-7 years of experience particularly in cases and investigations concerning Internet law, privacy, data security, copyright, artificial intelligence, platform liability and first amendment issues.

Office:
New York
Practice:
Complex Litigation

Please join Wilson Sonsini’s nationally recognized litigation department as part of the New York office! We are currently seeking associates with 2 to 4 years broad based experience in civil litigation and/or white collar and related investigations. Clients span a broad range of industries including technology, pharma, biopharma, life sciences, and others. In addition to excellent academic credentials, we are looking for someone with top law firm experience. Candidates must also have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills

Office:
New York
Palo Alto
San Francisco
Department:
Marketing, Business Development, and Communications

The firm is currently seeking an Events Specialist to join our Marketing team. The ideal candidate would possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills to assist with the development, management, and execution of all private-label, third-party, and partnered events. This role will work directly with the Events Manager and attorneys to showcase the firm’s expertise through a variety of networking, partnering, and client appreciation events.

Office:
Multiple locations
Department:
Innovation

Wilson Sonsini has an immediate opening for a Client Success Specialist in support of the firm’s customer success team handling service tickets from internal and external clients. This role will be responsible for ensuring an effortless and enjoyable experience for both internal and external end-users of Wilson Sonsini’s newly introduced innovation and digital programs in order to achieve success as they implement, adopt and increase the usage of our new digital service technologies and experiences.

More Opportunities

If you would like to submit an application to Wilson Sonsini, but do not see an active posting for the office or practice you are interested in, please apply here.

Did you know?

Mentoring and training are part of our core values. We are committed to building the next generation of attorney and staff to ensure the future success of the firm. We do this while honoring the legacy of our senior colleagues and our deep roots in the client base we serve.