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Boies Schiller enjoys special bonuses

Woohoo! We’re around mid-April and the Biglaw Spring specials are still hot news.

Last week Boies, Schiller & Flexner announced their own special bonuses, matching the market bonus set by Davis Polk last month. The response from insiders has been pretty positive, as this tipster comment shows:

We are all very satisfied! Especially so soon after the COVID bonuses have been paid out!

The payment schedule is as follows:

May 2021
November 2021

2020 $ 4,500 $ 7,500 $ 12,000 2019 $ 6,000 $ 10,000 $ 16,000 2018 $ 12,000 $ 20,000 $ 32,000 2017 $ 16,500 $ 27,500 $ 44,000 2016 $ 19,500 $ 32,500 $ 52,000 2015 $ 22,200 $ 37,000 $ 59,200 2014+ $ 24,000 $ 40,000 $ 64,000

The company also made it clear that for employees who opt for market pay (remember, BSF employees can opt for market pay, or the company’s own emergency-style bonus structure) these bonuses are in addition to typical year-end bonuses.

The full company memo is on the next page.

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