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7.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2018)
"International, dynamic and prestigious."
Culture
7.2 / 10
 
Formal Training
6.8 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.5 / 10
 
Hours
6.5 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.9 / 10
 
Pro Bono
8.3 / 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

  • The amount of training can vary between departments.
  • Hours can be long and fairly unpredictable.
  • Some supervisors are not as active in their role as others.

What insiders say about...

"For a vacation scheme there's an application form, a video interview, an interview..."

"The structure is relatively hierarchical but varies between departments. Most departments..."

"Departmental training has generally been good although can be more lacking in smaller..."

"There is little formalised mentorship, but senior associates and partners are very..."

"I have worked in the Beijing office, which is extremely swish, with excellent facilities..."

"Hours are quite harsh but people don't mind you leaving at a reasonable time when..."

"The firm rewards its trainees for the long hours they do with a very impressive salary...."

"Dinners and drinks out provided by the firm are perks."

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

"My interviewers mostly focused on my life experiences rather than legal knowledge...."

"This is of high importance. We do not have any waste bins in the offices anymore..."

"The firm is very diverse but I think it could do more to address gender diversity..."

"There's some low-quality work to begin with but, once you prove yourself, people..."

"There are no shortages of opportunities to get involved in pro bono work."

"The people, the work, and the type of client interaction you get to do."

"My working hours have been unpredictable at times."

"The international focus, guaranteed overseas seat and the fact that it's an ambitious..."

"The retention rates at the firm are very good."

"We are literally on top of the Bank Health Club (a Virgin Active gym), which is expensive..."

"This is an ambitious and growing firm."

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

"I would the firm to introduce bonuses for trainees."

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