Williams & Connolly offers a flexible and comprehensive benefits package to all eligible employees. Some of the benefits available to eligible employees include the following:

Health Coverage

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Insurance paid by the firm


  • 401(k) Savings Plan - Employee Contribution

Illness and Disability Protection

  • Group Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Group Long Term Care Insurance
  • Voluntary Long Term Disability Insurance Buy-Up
  • Voluntary Long Term Care Insurance Buy-Up

Life Insurance

  • Group Term Life Insurance
  • Group Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Buy-Up
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance

Leisure and Time Away From Work

  • Unlimited Vacation
  • 18 Weeks Paid Parental Leave 
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Jury Duty Leave
  • Military Leave
  • FMLA Leave

Other Services and Benefits

  • Work Schedule Flexibility - Williams & Connolly has a flexible part-time policy that has allowed a number of lawyers, including both partners and associates, to adjust their work schedules in response to changing family demands. A lawyer on reduced workload generally will advance on a pro rata basis toward eligibility for consideration for promotion to partner.
  • Moving Expenses - Williams & Connolly pays/reimburses moving expenses on a one-time basis for new attorneys according to a predetermined weight and mileage allowance schedule.
  • Bar Expenses - Williams & Connolly reimburses new attorneys for bar review course fees and bar exam fees, as well as the cost of waiving into the District of Columbia bar from an outside bar.
  • Transportation Flexible Spending Account funded by you with pre-tax dollars to be used to purchase SmartBenefits to ride Metro or other eligible public transportation and for reimbursement of parking expenses.
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts funded by you with pre-tax dollars.
  • Emergency backup child/elder care
  • On-site café with lunch at no charge
  • Free Starbucks coffee in-house
  • Business casual dress
  • Tuition reimbursement for outside CLE courses
  • On-site fitness facility
  • Outside fitness center corporate discounts
  • On-site parking facility
  • Roof terrace
  • Recreational activities with teams for softball and basketball
  • Regularly scheduled social events
  • Annual attorney dinner-dance or weekend firm retreat
  • Annual firm picnic
  • Annual holiday party
  • Annual Fourth of July celebration on roof terrace
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