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8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 22 ratings in 2016)
"International, reputable, friendly."
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.
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
 
 

What insiders say about...

"You should be prepared for some tough, searching questions so as to try and throw..."

"The firm makes an effort to organise many social events and excursions for its e..."

"There is regular departmental training and ad hoc training when legal issues arise...."

"Overall solicitors and partners make very good mentors, with most people taking time..."

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

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

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

"Wellness account. You get £500 to spend as you wish, provided it's beneficial to..."

"I would say competition is fierce, however, if you are the right fit for the firm,..."

"As far as I remember, the interviews started off with questions about my application..."

"There have recently been big efforts in this area: none of the offices have general..."

"There has been a new women's initiative, which gets lots of attention in the firm...."

"The quality of the work varies from more of the mundane admin tasks to drafting."

"There are emails sent around for pro bono work every few days and trainees tend to..."

"I find the flexibility in hours a great plus."

"Occasional long hours. The work is often global, which means dealing with other jurisdictions..."

"I applied here because of the good size of intake: it is enough for a great social..."

"Retention rates were previously excellent but have dropped a little this year."

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

"It is a friendly, intense, welcoming and varied law firm."

"The firm take part in several schemes from offering work experience to mentoring..."

"I would personally like to have more sessions with practical advice, and less focus..."

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