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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"An international, ambitious and finance oriented firm."
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...

"There is an application form, a video interview and a telephone interview to get..."

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

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

"Trainees are given reviews every three months, which is helpful. Many in the office..."

"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..."

"Pay is pretty good at the trainee level but most US firms pay similarly, so there..."

"There is a £500 health and well-being allowance that you can use to cover a gym..."

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

"My interview questions include how I would manage with the work/life balance and..."

"We've just had a huge recycling campaign and now there are designated bins and recycling..."

"The firm is really diverse and international."

"My role and responsibility varies between departments and supervisors: sometimes..."

"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."

"It can be hard to maintain a good work/life balance in certain departments."

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

"Most trainees can be confident, although this is hugely subject to the market conditions..."

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

"Friendly, efficient, client-focused."

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

"A buddy system should be set up between trainees."

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