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Updated Oct 8, 2014
Updated Oct 8, 2014
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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I obtained my first interview through my law school's on campus interview program. I then had additional call-back interviews in the Houston office.

    Interview Questions
    • The interview was fairly straight-forward, and similar to the interviews I did with other firms.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Legal Secretary Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Vinson & Elkins.

    Interview Details

    It went very well. Conversation was not one sided. Felt very comfortable

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    User Support Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Vinson & Elkins in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    Great place to work, very nice and great people to work with

    Interview Questions
    • crunch time to get projects done, setting up for trial can be frustrating   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    New Business Intake and Records Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Vinson & Elkins in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    I went through a third party. An interview was set up with my current manager. I met with her for about 30 minutes and explained my expertise in my area. 30 minutes after leaving I spoke with my recruiter who let me know that V&E had already called and was ready to make an offer. An offer was made I accepted and the rest is history.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Vacation Scheme and Training Contract Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Vinson & Elkins in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Initial interview (for VS)
     admin and head of trainees -relatively informal and relaxed, 20-30 minutes. Mini presentation to prep -straight forward, though some level of law and commercial awareness crucial. A few questions on the presentation and also general questions -nothing too shocking/difficult.
    -got the VS.

    Second interview (for TC)
    still the relaxed style
    Associate and head of trainees
    Run through of the report/answer you had to complete during the week
    Try to approach from a different angle
    Explain your points thoroughly and use supporting sources
    General chat about the week

    Didn't get TC but was close I think.

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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