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8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 22 ratings in 2016)
"It is a friendly, intense, welcoming and varied law firm."
Culture
8.7 / 10
 
Formal Training
7.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.3 / 10
 
Hours
6.4 / 10
 
Salary
8.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
Pro Bono
8.5 / 10
 
 

Pros

  • There’s a friendly working environment with a strong commitment to improving diversity.
  • Trainees are happy with their salaries and benefit packages.

Cons

  • Hours can be long and fairly unsociable.
  • There could be more focus on ensuring training relates more obviously to the professional skills course.

What insiders say about...

"Make sure you know the firm and be sure about what attracts you to it. It is advisable..."

"People are very friendly, but work extremely hard."

"The firm has a good departmental training programme, though I think it could be better..."

"Mentoring depends on the individual. In my experience most partners are very accessible..."

"The dress code is quite relaxed and you don't need a suit every day. The facilities..."

"Hours are very flexible, i.e. very late nights might get you the morning off. Most..."

"There are no bonuses for trainees as of yet, but I think that the salary is good,..."

"The firm offer interest-free loans."

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

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

"I am not aware of any specific green initiatives at the firm."

"The firm is very diverse in terms of ethnicity and nationality. However, I feel that..."

"As a trainee, if you are proactive you can get a great variety of work including..."

"Emails are sent almost daily with new pro bono opportunities for everyone to get..."

"The people are extremely friendly and open and everyone is willing to help you. Also,..."

"I find that the hours can be long occasionally."

"I wanted to work for White & Case as it is truly a global firm that is friendly and..."

"If you want to stay on and develop your career at White & Case, then the chances..."

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

"This is an ambitious and growing firm."

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

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

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