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Get the inside buzz from graduates at White & Case LLP

8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"Hard-working, determined, pleasant."
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...

"I recommend applying for the vacation scheme, rather than straight for training contract..."

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

"We had basically a whole month of full-time training, so training here has been extremely..."

"Supervisors at White & Case are very open and patient. There is a review process..."

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

"The hours are what should be expected from a leading global firm. However, the teams..."

"The salary I receive is very generous and I am grateful for it."

"There are discounted tickets for theatre performances, free access to exhibitions..."

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

"I was asked about my aims, motivations and challenges. The firm has an interest in..."

"The firm has strong green initiatives."

"The firm does have an open attitude in its recruitment, although more diverse partners..."

"Overall I have been given high-quality work and responsibility over it."

"I have found that the firm is keen on pro bono work. I flew to Malawi for pro bono..."

"There are international opportunities available for secondment which trainees can..."

"I have found that the hours can be long and unpredictable."

"The multi-jurisdictional work on offer was a factor in my application."

"All trainees get to do a seat in one of the overseas offices!"

"Diverse, international, welcoming and demanding."

"Trainees come from a variety of backgrounds and universities at the firm and there..."

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

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