Vinson & Elkins Reviews

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  • Great work to life balance!

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    Current Employee - Marketing Services in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Marketing Services in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Vinson & Elkins full-time (more than 8 years)


    Caring, flexible management, generous bonuses, friendly staff and attorneys, excellent training and client services department.


    Annual pay increase slightly below national average.

    Positive Outlook
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Vinson & Elkins Interviews

Updated Feb 11, 2015
Updated Feb 11, 2015

Interview Experience

Interview Experience


Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Project Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Vinson & Elkins.

    Interview Details

    Brief phone interview, in-office interview with upper staff and online typing test, second in-office interview with attorneys. There were several steps to the interview process, but it was at no point overwhelming or difficult. Everyone I met with was very friendly and warm, and gave their honest opinions of the company and the position. It was about 2 weeks of turnaround, and there were several other applicants.

    Interview Questions
    • Basic interview questions, what is your work ethic, do you prefer working in a team or on your own, what positive traits would you bring to the position, etc.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I did not negotiate salary, the starting offer was very good.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

Vinson & Elkins Awards & Accolades

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Best Companies to Work For in Texas (Large), Best Companies Group, 2012
Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
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Additional Info

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Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Vinson & Elkins is one of the country's leading law firms with more than 750 lawyers and about 15 offices in the US and half a dozen other countries. The firm offers practice specialties in such areas as corporate law, environmental regulation, finance, and international law, as well as litigation, restructuring, and tax law. Headquartered in Houston, Vinson & Elkins also has a well-known global energy practice that serves oil and mining companies, utilities, and other energy-related institutions. The firm was started by James Elkins and William Vinson in 1917.

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