Goodwin Procter

Goodwin Procter Reviews

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Goodwin Procter Chairman and Managing Partner Regina M. Pisa
Regina M. Pisa
14 Ratings

    Satisfied - good first job

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Goodwin Procter full-time (more than an year)


    I started at Goodwin Procter in an entry-level position. I received great training and have gained useful knowledge. Comparable positions at other firms often end up being full of mundane paper pushing, but I've definitely received substantive work and responsibilities at Goodwin.

    Good culture. The people here are great. Partners and associates do not look down on support staff.


    Poor work life balance, as with most big law firms. Management has limited ability to help maintain reasonable workload for employees. First year associates seem to have poor/no training.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Train associates better. The consequences of having poorly trained associates trickles down to support staff, making our jobs much more difficult.

    No opinion of CEO

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    Legal Secretary Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
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    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Goodwin Procter.

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    Patience, Patience is what is required. The process is very long and usually takes 2 months.

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    • Questions were all straight forward and it was more of a getting to know you vibe than an inquisition.   Answer Question
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Goodwin Procter Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2009
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Headquarters Boston, MA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1912
Type Company - Private
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

One of the largest law firms in Beantown, Goodwin Procter has branched beyond its Boston roots to establish offices on the East and West Coasts of the US. The firm has about 850 lawyers practicing in a variety of areas including corporate, real estate, environmental, litigation, tax, and estate planning. It helps emerging multinational companies to achieve growth and advises on everything from critical regulatory and compliance matters to deals, transactions, and critical litigation issues. Goodwin Procter has offices in Boston, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York... More

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