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    Great experience

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Linklaters


    Interesting cases, colleagues that are experts in their fields


    Difficult work-life balance not many transfers from one office to the other available

    Positive Outlook
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    Summer Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Linklaters in August 2012.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed on campus and got a call back to interview at the NY office. The interview was fairly standard except for a situational component in which they make you memorize a scenario and then explain how you would handle it. The senior attorney tells you everything you propose will not work, so you have to keep coming up with things. The worst part was they gave that to you before your first interview and then you weren't quizzed until the end of the day.

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Linklaters Awards & Accolades

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Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2009

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Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

Linklaters provides legal services to a variety of companies, financial institutions, and government entities. One of the world's largest law firms, Linklaters has about 30 offices in 20 countries with some 2,300 lawyers. Specializing in commercial law, the firm offers about 20 core practice areas that include banking, insurance, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, pensions, private equity, real estate, and tax. Clients have included China International Capital, Novolipetsk Steel, Old Mutual, and Richardson Cordwell.

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