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White & Case LLP

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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2019)
"International, high-level, large scale work!"
Culture
8.0 / 10
 
Formal Training
7.6 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.6 / 10
 
Hours
6.3 / 10
 
Salary
7.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.8 / 10
 
Pro Bono
8.4 / 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.
  • The salary is seen as being very fair for the work and hours undertaken.

Cons

  • Some trainees would like more transparency about seat moves.
  • The amount of informal training can vary between departments.
  • Hours can be long and fairly unpredictable.
  • Some have found their workload can vary widely over time.

What insiders say about...

"The application process consists of a written application, a video interview, a face-to-face..."

"While some people take the hierarchy more seriously than others, making some trainees..."

"The professional skills course can be a bit laborious but is necessary. Training..."

"Supervisors are very approachable, encourage questions and are always happy to explain..."

"The facilities are good, although the coffee could be better, but overall the office..."

"Hours vary depending on your department. It is generally permitted for you to take..."

"The salary is competitive even though it has not been increased along with other..."

"We get heavily subsidised massages on a Friday and free taxis after 9.00 pm. There's..."

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

"I was asked several commercial questions and some questions regarding my CV."

"There are a few green initiatives at the firm, so the firm is aware of trying to..."

"In my opinion, the firm is leading the market in terms of diversity."

"I am very satisfied. As trainees progress through their training contract, the quality..."

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

"White & Case is a diverse and vibrant firm that works collaboratively on a wide range..."

"The unpredictable work hours at a junior level can make it difficult to make plans..."

"Its international scope and market-leading position. Also, I met several lawyers..."

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

"We partner with London Zoo and associates often help out there."

"Dynamic, innovative and efficient."

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

"More transparency."

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