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Found 604 of over 773 reviews
4.0
79% Recommend to a Friend
79% Approve of CEO

Found 555 of over 773 reviews

4.0
79%
Recommend to a Friend
79%
Approve of CEO
Clifford Chance Global Managing Partner Charles Adams (no image)
Charles Adams
15 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance is generally very nice comparing with other big laws(in 28 reviews)

  • "Good for training and quality of work(in 14 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance could be improved(in 42 reviews)

  • "long hours in transactional seats(in 85 reviews)

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

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      3 Jan 2022 - Senior Associate 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Generally a good place to work

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work at but not much progression

      28 Dec 2022 - Working Capital Coordinator in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The company was filled of great people who were easy to work and talk with and there were plenty of employee benefits that made the working environment oh so sweet.

      Cons

      There was little opportunity for job progressions in my role and the salary didn't move much the 3 years I was there.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      9 Oct 2022 - Receptionist/Administrative Assistant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Competitive salary and benefits compared to other firms

      Cons

      Nothing that I can think of

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    5. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Dictatorial and Narcissists Manager

      7 May 2022 - Working Capital Coordinator 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good benefits and compensation, a few good colleagues too.

      Cons

      Manager acts like the world revolves around her, very controlling and being unreasonable most of the type. A total Karen.

      3 people found this review helpful
    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Life in Magic Circle

      25 Jan 2022 - Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay, Team, Work, Clients, Exposure

      Cons

      Hours, Hours, Hours, Expectations, certain partners

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great culture and people

      7 Jun 2021 - Human Resources Advisor 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Collaborative and inclusive culture - Good exposure to interesting work and projects - Competitive reward and benefits offering

      Cons

      - Long hours culture - Limited opportunities for progression longer term

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good work

      15 Jun 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Interesting work, able to learn from clients and colleagues

      Cons

      Long hours as expected, need to stem bullying

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great firm to work for

      30 Apr 2021 - Lawyer in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great culture, supportive team and partners, exciting cross-border deals

      Cons

      There are none that I can think of.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      good pay but long hours

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

      Pros

      good pay but long hours

      Cons

      working long hours and can be tiring

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      A great place to have on your resume

      10 Oct 2020 - Business Development Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great global project work, great perks and promotions every 2 years.

      Cons

      Punishing work hours and no downtime.

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    Clifford Chance has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 773 reviews left anonymously by employees. 79% of employees would recommend working at Clifford Chance to a friend and 76% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Clifford Chance employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.1 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Clifford Chance. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

    79% of Clifford Chance employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Clifford Chance 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.0 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

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