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Found 639 of over 641 reviews
4.1
80% Recommend to a Friend
Allen & Overy Senior partner Wim Dejonghe
96% Approve of CEO

Found 62 of over 641 reviews

4.1
80%
Recommend to a Friend
96%
Approve of CEO
Allen & Overy Senior partner Wim Dejonghe
Wim Dejonghe
192 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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    1. 5.0
      Former Contractor

      Paralegal

      4 Jan 2016 - Anonymous Contractor 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Wonderful people, top notch work, excellent management, good exposure

      Cons

      Long hours, rigidity of department, lack of client interaction

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    2. 5.0
      Former Intern

      Summer Intern

      30 Nov 2021 - Anonymous Intern in Arlington, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friendly, intelligent, and driven employees. Very interesting work material.

      Cons

      Occasionally long hours, work can pile up

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      10 Nov 2021 - Executive Director in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great place to work and great colleagues

      Cons

      Long hours and high expectations

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      5 star

      14 Oct 2021 - Adimistration Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Magic circle high end banking

      Cons

      Long hours for fee earners.

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Awful

      14 Oct 2021 - Accountant in Belfast, Northern Ireland
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Salary in line with market - Nice office - Good benefits package

      Cons

      - Long hours - Incompetent local management - No on the job training/coaching - Ongoing unprofessional disputes between management in the team - Morale among staff is rock bottom

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Part-Time Job

      17 Sep 2021 - Intern in Limburg a. d. Lahn
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice benefits which are even.

      Cons

      It has long hours at times.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great benefits

      27 Jul 2021 - Associate in Belfast, Northern Ireland
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Generous salary and nice culture

      Cons

      Long working hours and tight deadlines

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      alright

      30 Jul 2021 - Trainee Solicitor in Aberdeen
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Alright salary I would say

      Cons

      Really long working hours though

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      5 Jul 2021 - Senior Associate in Ho Chi Minh City
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice people, good work flow

      Cons

      Long hours, small team, little training

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good money

      6 Jul 2021 - Senior Associate in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good money; bright people; stable employer

      Cons

      Long hours; can be soulless

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