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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"International, ambitious, open-minded!"
Culture
7.9 / 10
 
Formal Training
7.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.2 / 10
 
Hours
6.5 / 10
 
Salary
8.6 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.4 / 10
 
Pro Bono
8.6 / 10
 
 

Pros

  • There’s a friendly working environment with a strong commitment to improving diversity.
  • There are a variety of international opportunities available.
  • The work given to trainees gets progressively more complex and interesting as they gain experience.

Cons

  • Hours can be long and fairly unsociable.
  • Some trainees would like more control over their seat choices.
  • The amount of training can vary between departments.

What insiders say about...

"Do your research on the firm, what clients they work for, and any big recent projects...."

"The culture at the firm is very friendly and supportive, with lots of social activities..."

"Departmental training differs in each department, but typically I have found the..."

"I have met some fantastic people who have proven to be great mentors and are genuinely..."

"The firm is growing very rapidly, which means office space is getting increasingly..."

"My hours in my current department are very reasonable as it's quite quiet. This really..."

"There can be no complaints regarding the salary."

"There's a guaranteed overseas seat."

"The application process consisted of an online application, a vacation scheme and..."

"I was asked why I wanted to be a lawyer and what excites me about the firm."

"While I feel like the firm could do more in this area, we are sent emails reminding..."

"The work place is very diverse and the firm promotes the cause with a number of groups...."

"I do a lot of legal research and have been able to do some substantial drafting...."

"Whilst here, I worked on a research project for the United Nations Child Rights Network..."

"The firm has unrivalled international opportunities, and a very flexible and accommodating..."

"The hours can be demanding."

"The firm's excellent reputation in certain areas of law, along with the opportunity..."

"The current retention rates are very high, which makes me feel confident that I will..."

"We have a World Cup tournament for all of our offices every year."

"An international, prestigious and rewarding place to work."

"The firm offers a week of work experience for students from schools in deprived areas...."

"Expand the canteen. It's good but the menu could be more diverse. I didn't notice..."

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