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Found 500 of over 641 reviews
4.1
83% Recommend to a Friend
Allen & Overy Senior partner Wim Dejonghe
96% Approve of CEO

Found 458 of over 641 reviews

4.1
83%
Recommend to a Friend
96%
Approve of CEO
Allen & Overy Senior partner Wim Dejonghe
Wim Dejonghe
166 Ratings
Pros
  • "Most people here are nice to work with, work life balance(in 14 reviews)

  • "Good place to work, and excellent quality of work(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours and high expectations(in 63 reviews)

  • "Your work-life balance is stretched(in 25 reviews)

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    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      22 Aug 2022 - Lawyer/Solicitor in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Family friendly and cares for its people

      Cons

      Stressful nature of the work

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Awesome company to work in

      31 Mar 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Employee’s Benefits Career opportunities Beautiful office

      Cons

      None to mention. Its a great place to work at!

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      It is an OK place

      24 Feb 2022 - Business Support Function in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice office, well stocked pantry, good coffee, recognisable brand

      Cons

      Systemic problems, slacking behaviours often overlooks amongst support staff

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Ok

      8 Feb 2022 - Lawyer in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good money and good perks

      Cons

      Bad work culture- long hours

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      26 Jan 2022 - Executive 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Very good place to.work jn

      Cons

      Too much free time to ourself

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good working environment

      7 Apr 2021 - Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Challenging work, good working environment.

      Cons

      Nothing negative to say here.

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    8. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Poor company culture

      5 Apr 2021 - Senior Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Competitive remuneration package on offer

      Cons

      poor management and leadership and apparent bias

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      The best firm ever!!

      25 Jan 2021 - IT Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Company benefit suprb & great

      Cons

      No cons to share with.

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      Allen & Overy Response

      Wow, thank you for the five stars! We are happy to read you enjoyed your time with us, and that we have been a part of your career journey.

    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      23 Jan 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Culture of overall firm is as good as it gets

      Cons

      Hours but this is to be expected

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      Allen & Overy Response

      Thank you for the five stars! We are thrilled to see you mention our culture is "as good as it gets" - we think so too. Please do stay connected with our Alumni team!

    11. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good work, poor bosses

      12 Oct 2020 - Anonymous Employee in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Good clients, good work - Good benefits typical of international law firms

      Cons

      - Terrible bosses - Political atmosphere - Sexist and macho office environment

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      Allen & Overy Response

      Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are disappointed to hear that your time with us was not positive. We work hard to create a great employee experience so we take feedback of this nature very seriously. In order to better understand your comments, we would very much like to speak to you and would encourage you to contact Laura Rance, Senior HR Manager Singapore, for a confidential conversation.

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