Akin Gump

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Headquarters Washington, DC
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1945
Type Company - Private
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Known for its work inside Washington's Beltway, law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld has a staff peppered with political insiders. Co-founder Robert Strauss is a former chairman of the Democratic National Committee who has advised several presidents. Overall, the firm has more than 800 attorneys in about a dozen offices, mainly in the US but also in the Asia/Pacific region and Europe. Beyond its work related to public policy and government contracts, Akin Gump maintains a wide range of practices, such as corporate finance and securities, energy, intellectual property... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   25 ratings


89% Approve of the CEO   8 ratings

Akin Gump Managing Partner Kim Koopersmith

Kim Koopersmith

Managing Partner

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  Former Associate Attorney in Washington, DC (US)

Pros: Great pay, easy to find work within the fast-growing sections, lots of autonomy and respect among lawyers, and great location within D.C. The usual perks of being at a large law firm, with a bit more tech-savvy crop of yound partner than you'd… Full Review

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
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