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Get the inside buzz from graduates at Morrison & Foerster (UK) LLP

7.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 3 ratings in 2015)
"Morrison & Foerster is a dynamic international law firm. It is a cohesive, tight-knit group of lawyers which takes its work very seriously, but attempts to create an enjoyable firm atmosphere."
Pros: 
  • The firm offers trainees good quality work and a high level of responsibility from the outset
  • Colleagues are supportive, approachable and are happy to offer helpful feedback or advice
Cons: 
  • The small number of trainees in each intake can lead to fairly high workloads at times
  • Working hours can be unpredictable, so trainees may struggle to maintain a good work/life balance
Culture
8.0 / 10
 
Formal Training
4.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.0 / 10
 
Hours
6.7 / 10
 
Salary
6.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.3 / 10
 
Pro Bono
9.3 / 10
 
 

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"The process is a cover letter and CV submitted to the Director of Administration...."

"In terms of culture, although the office is slightly quiet, it is very friendly...."

"I feel that more internal training could be provided. Also, as the office is quite..."

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"The quality of work, levels of responsibility and colleagues are pluses."

"Being a satellite office means that we do not always have much autonomy, and often..."

"The technology aspect of the practice areas encouraged me to apply here."

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"A wider choice of practice groups to sit in would be ideal."

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