Staff Benefits

An Inside Look
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Our clients are some of the most innovative, nimble, and dynamic companies in the world. To provide them with the legal support they need, our top priority is recruiting—and retaining—business professionals with unrivaled expertise across a variety of disciplines. 

To that end, we are proud to offer staff competitive salary, benefits, and perks across all our offices. When you join Wilson Sonsini, you’ll know that you’re part of one of the most innovative, forward-thinking law firms in the world. 

Health Care

We offer a number of generous medical and dental options to cover the health care needs for you and your eligible dependents, including domestic partners, with coverage for extraordinary expenses. Coverage begins on your date of hire and includes:

  • Medical Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Vision Plan
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Health Care
  • Wellness Programs
    • Employee Assistance Program

Financial Programs

  • 401(k)
  • Profit-Sharing Retirement Plan
  • WS Investments Bonus Plan
  • Student Loan Refinancing
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Identity Theft Protection (Voluntary)

Income Protection and Survivor Benefits

  • Disability Insurance (Short and Long Term)
  • Life Insurance (Base and Voluntary)
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Long-Term Care Insurance (Voluntary)
  • Critical Illness, Accident, and Hospital Insurance (Optional)

Work-Life Benefits

  • Work-Life Referral Program
  • Back-Up Child Care Program
  • Back-Up Elder Care Program 
  • Commuter Program
    • Transit and Parking
  • Employee Discounts
    • Entertainment, Cultural Events, Fitness and Health, Home Equipment and Services, Technology

Recognition and Rewards

  • Annual Discretionary Merit Bonus
  • Employment Anniversary Recognition
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Birthday Acknowledgement

Resources for Building Families and Parents of Newborns

  • Paid Parental Leave 
  • Egg Freezing Assistance Program 
  • Surrogacy Assistance Program
  • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Maternity Amenities Program
  • Milk Shipping

Additional Benefits (Some Vary by Office)

  • Onsite Fitness Center
  • Onsite Cafes
  • Onsite Travel Service
  • Pick Up and Delivery Dry Cleaning Services
  • Onsite Training Classes
  • Pet Insurance
  • Career Coaching