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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 17 ratings in 2016)
"Friendly and fun but also very serious about its work."
8.4 / 10
Formal Training
8.4 / 10
Offices & Dress
8.2 / 10
6.5 / 10
6.8 / 10
8.3 / 10
Pro Bono
8.4 / 10


  • There's a friendly working atmosphere across the firm.
  • The work given to trainees is varied and interesting.
  • Legal-skills training provided by the firm is regular and well-structured.
  • Hours are rarely unpredictable and there is flexibility in working.


  • There aren’t very many opportunities for international secondments.
  • There could be more visibility over which departments trainees are able to do seats in.
  • The quality of mentors can vary greatly.
  • Some feel that the salary is starting to drop behind competitors.

What insiders say about...

"I found that my interviewers responded well when I referred to my previous employment..."

"It can be very hierarchical at times, but then most staff are very friendly. Structurally,..."

"As a trainee we do the PSC core modules but also we have introductory training sessions..."

"I have never met my mentors, despite being assigned them when I joined."

"Currently the offices are okay. Average offices in a great location (Holborn/Bloomsbury)...."

"There is no attitude that people should be in the office if they don't have any work..."

"The pay is competitive when you compare the firm to its peers. However, it is becoming..."

"Cycle to work is great, as is a free 'Nabarro Day' to take off and devote to a charity..."

"We had an individual interview with two partners, a 'speed networking' session with..."

"I was asked about my interest in commercial law; my interest in Nabarro; something..."

"There are recycling bins dotted around and a 'paper-less' policy whereby we are encouraged..."

"The firm's commitment to diversity is good, with several female partners and openness..."

"I try to help associates and partners wherever I can: it is my job to take things..."

"The firm is involved in a lot of pro bono work. There is a weekly pro bono clinic..."

"The firm has high quality work in a region with friendly colleagues."

"The variable workload, sometimes too much, sometimes too little, was not always easy..."

"Terrific reputation in the legal market and, in particular, the real estate sect..."

"The retention rates at Nabarro have a great reputation. It seems that trainees are..."

"The number of women in high positions within the firm is extremely high."

"Serious work but friendly people."

"I think the range of backgrounds in the Sheffield office particularly is fairly ..."

"More transparency as to starting in September or January would be great. I have found..."

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