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8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2017)
"It is a friendly and ambitious firm."
Culture
8.3 / 10
 
Formal Training
7.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.7 / 10
 
Hours
7.8 / 10
 
Salary
5.9 / 10
 
 
Diversity
6.7 / 10
 
Pro Bono
8.1 / 10
 
 

Pros

  • Colleagues of all levels are friendly and helpful.
  • 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 many international opportunities for those who want them.

Cons

  • Working hours can get quite long during busy periods.
  • Internal decision-making processes can lack transparency.
  • Notice regarding the location and department of your next seat can be short.
  • Salaries don't quite match those on offer at other firms.

What insiders say about...

"The assessment day involves a drafting task, a group presentation and a two-partner..."

"There's a very friendly culture generally and we have a regular Thursday bar in the..."

"There is a training session on average every 2 weeks and more optional seminars and..."

"You are supervised by the entire team and are usually sat with your supervising partner..."

"There's a modern and efficient use of space and the dress code depends on your team...."

"Hours vary, but I've been lucky enough not to have to work beyond 10:00pm yet."

"Pay is in line with the market."

"The firm's private health insurance, pension programme, dental plan and gym membership..."

"I was asked general questions about how I coped with the work given to me on the..."

"Why Clyde & Co? Why law? I was asked competency questions and about a current story..."

"We have recycling bins in the office I work in."

"Pryde is the Clyde & Co LGBT+ community and receives a lot of support. A couple of..."

"Mostly satisfied - decent level of responsibility, in frequent direct contact with..."

"I have worked on a mentoring scheme where I mentored undergraduates who were interested..."

"There's an excellent work/life balance and no face-time culture. Our canteen has..."

"The firm has not quite adjusted to its size yet in terms of resourcing, etc."

"The two week vacation scheme experience"

"Very high retention rates and well structured system in place to ensure that you..."

"There are club bars galore in the meeting rooms."

"In a few words, the firm is all embracing, and culture and individuality are imp..."

"Our firm recruits from a wide range of universities, many of which are more likely..."

"The work is challenging and interesting but the hours are relatively relaxed."

"Be able to work on the roof terrace when it is nice weather!"

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