News Flashes

Troutman Amongst Worst in Only IP Bonus Survey: Firms Need to End Broken Lock-step System!

Dec 20, 2015

AM 100 Troutman Sanders finishes among the bottom of our 2014-2015 Salary Survey.  In addition to our survey, it has been reported to us by our Network Agents that Troutman’s Associates expressed dissatisfa... Read More

Our Network Agents Report Bonus Expectations for 2015

Nov 10, 2015

Bonuses are just around the corner. We complied  information from our Network Agents that provide to us inside information as to various IP group performances and firm mind sets in term of bonus pay-outs for... Read More

Frommer Lawrence Comments on Only IP News Flash

Apr 27, 2015

On Friday morning, Only IP Law released a News Flash that reported NYC IP Boutique Frommer Lawrence & Haug (FLH) ranked within the upper echelon of mid-level associate bonuses paid in 2014 among IP Boutiques,... Read More

Finnegan, Merchant Gould, Frommer Lawrence—Latest in on Bonus Survey

Apr 24, 2015

Frommer who? In the latest results of our 2014 Associates Bonus Survey, New York City Frommer Lawrence and Haug (FLH) ranks within the upper echelon of mid-level associate bonuses paid in 2014 among IP Boutiques. FLH ... Read More

Mayer Brown, Fitzpatrick: Associate Outrage

Apr 20, 2015

Mayer Brown Practice Group Leaders “Did Not Have  Enough Money…”The Only IP Law Bonus Survey continues as Mayer Brown joins the bottom of the pack with Fitzpatrick reporting the lowest bonuses ... Read More

2016-2017 Bonus Survey Results

  • Firms Reporting Bonuses over $100K+ : Desmarais LLP, Mayer Brown LLP, Hogan Lovells, McKool Smith, Harrity & Harrity, LLP

  • 76% of participants got bonuses

  • 45% Bonus Satisfaction Overall

  • 47% feel a bad bonus is a reason to leave a firm

Bonuses Paid Out

Associates Receiving Bonuses