Get the inside buzz from graduates at Clyde & CO

7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 15 ratings in 2015)
"Truly international, and a nice place to work."
Culture
8.3 / 10
 
Formal Training
7.8 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.8 / 10
 
Hours
7.6 / 10
 
Salary
5.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.1 / 10
 
Pro Bono
7.5 / 10
 
 

Pros

  • Colleagues are friendly and intelligent
  • Maintaining a healthy work/life balance is encouraged and there is no culture of 'face-time'
  • Trainees are given good levels of responsibility and exposure to a wide range of work
  • There are plenty of international opportunities for those who want them

Cons

  • Working hours can get quite long in busy periods
  • Internal decision-making processes can be slow
  • Can be short notice as to the location and department of your next seat
  • Salaries don't quite match those on offer at other firms

What insiders say about...

"It is a good idea to research the full, international offering rather than focussing..."

"Clyde & Co has a really good working environment. There is a great deal of support,..."

"There is a lot of training on a variety of topics often with external speakers -..."

"The partners and associates are very accessible. I have received excellent feedback..."

"The Guildford office is bright and airy and is right in the centre of town so it’s..."

"Days tend to be 9 to 6.30ish. The contentious departments tend to work more regular..."

"It is generally in line with the rates in the City at the moment, which have decreased..."

"Taxis and dinners are available if working late."

"I went through an assessment day (HR interview, verbal reasoning test, letter of..."

"My entire interview was structured around one question: why I chose to apply to Clyde..."

"Recycling is encouraged around office, in kitchens and in the cafe. New initiative..."

"There are lots of regional and foreign accents around the office, women constitute..."

"The work is varied, but the opportunity to have real responsibility is something..."

"The firm is involved in a large variety of different pro-bono projects. However,..."

"The work/life balance is healthy and an attractive element of the firm."

"Has grown very quickly and support/firm mentality has not changed at the same ra..."

"I chose BLG because I thoroughly enjoyed the vacation scheme - the ethos, the work..."

"I think they will be around 70% when I qualify."

"The lift area of our office was used in the filming of the BBC's Sherlock recent..."

"Ambitious firm with clear and differentiating strategy."

"I think it advertises fairly widely and is very accessible."

"Some tasks are stressful but usually because I feel out of my comfort zone or challenged...."

"In my opinion the firm should offer networking events for the trainee intake and..."

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