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Morgan Lewis & Bockius

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8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2019)
"Collaborative and growing."
7.9 / 10
Formal Training
7.1 / 10
Offices & Dress
8.3 / 10
7.2 / 10
9.0 / 10
8.4 / 10
Pro Bono
9.6 / 10


  • The firm is welcoming and does not feel hierarchical.
  • Managers are good at providing feedback and informal training.
  • The remuneration is seen as being very good.
  • A lot of pro bono work is offered and it counts towards billable hours.


  • Some departments require long hours that can be challenging.
  • While people do socialise outside of the office, events are rarely organised by the firm.
  • There is not a lot of structured formal training.
  • Some admin processes can be long and lack transparency.

What insiders say about...

"Research the firm properly and know what you bring to the table."

"Everyone is friendly. There are opportunities to socialise as a firm during monthly..."

"There has not been much in the way of formal training (apart from in the corporate..."

"Everyone is very accessible and usually very good at taking the time to explain things...."

"The location is great and the view is great, the lack of a cafeteria is not great...."

"This very much depends on the department. My experience is that they are flexible..."

"We're paid a very good salary but I'm unclear about bonuses."

"The quality of its pension scheme is high and there's free fruit every day."

"The questions were mainly about my work experience, my hobbies, how I balance work..."

"I am not aware of any green initiatives."

"I've started an LGBT society and there is a wonderful diversity partner who is always..."

"I am incredibly satisfied with my work and my day-to-day role varies. Currently,..."

"Every fee earner at the firm must do 20 hours of pro bono work per year as a minimum...."

"The firm is friendly and gives trainees large amounts of responsibility from the..."

"The training system is not very flexible and has previously lacked support."

"The chair of the firm is a woman, as is the London office managing partner. I wanted..."

"You tend to have a good idea in advance."

"We represented Sainsbury's on the seminal interchange fee case in the Court of Appeal...."

"Serious but friendly."

"More clarity on the seat allocation process and knowing whether you will be kept..."

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