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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Known for its work in cases that go to trial, law firm Kirkland & Ellis maintains a variety of practices aimed mainly at corporate clients. Besides litigation, the firm's core practice areas include corporate transactions, intellectual property, restructuring, and tax. Kirkland & Ellis represents public and private companies from a wide range of industries, as well as individuals and government agencies. Over the years its clients have included companies such as Bank of America, General Motors, McDonald's, and Siemens. Overall, Kirkland & Ellis has more than 1,500 lawyers... More

Working at Kirkland & Ellis

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Employees are “Satisfied”   76 ratings

3.6

65% Approve of the CEO   25 ratings

Kirkland & Ellis Chairman Jeffrey C. Hammes

Jeffrey C. Hammes

Chairman

tough place to work, great place to learn

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Pros: great clients, great compensation, and a culture that values attorneys taking early responsibility. Full Review

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Accepted Offer Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Interview Details – 2 panel interviews, a phone interview. The process is pretty painless but know everything you put on your resume. The legal field is different then many other fields and I would suggest asking about the differences.Full Interview

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None really, just know the things you put on your resume. Answer Question

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Kirkland & Ellis Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
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