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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"The firm is very international, operating on a global basis."
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...

"The process now consists of an online application form and a simulated video interview..."

"The hours can be long but there's camaraderie among trainees and associates which..."

"Training for trainees is good and departments will also offer additional training...."

"All staff are accessible and willing to respond to questions. Supervisors are generally..."

"It's a good location and the offices are decent."

"I have worked a couple of very late nights, but generally I finish between 7:00pm..."

"The pay and benefits are good. Trainees don't get bonuses, which is probably a good..."

"There's a guaranteed overseas seat."

"I wrote a covering letter application, I then had a vacation scheme and an interview..."

"Why law? Why corporate law? What work have you done on your vacation scheme? What..."

"There are green initiatives to reduce the firm's footprint: there is a big push to..."

"Personally, White & Case couldn't be more diverse, and they have an active women's..."

"The quality of the work depends on the team and the nature of the deal you are working..."

"There is scope to get involved in research-based pro bono for non-governmental organisations..."

"Guaranteed overseas secondment, friendly people, and the interesting work here are..."

"Working across several time zones may involve long hours."

"The international aspect of the firm. The guaranteed seat abroad. The open and friendly..."

"The firm has had 100% retention rates for quite a few of the recent intakes."

"We do an annual Volleyball and Football tournament in a random city in Europe which..."

"Dynamic, innovative and efficient."

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

"It would be nice to know your next seat in advance as White & Case allocates seats..."

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