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Fine, as big firms go.

Associate (Current Employee) San Francisco, CA

ProsLots of resources, plenty of high profile work, interesting clients, opportunities to do pro bono work, a commitment to some level of pro bono for each lawyer.

ConsCareer path can be unpredictable and sometimes out of the hands of the associate for the most part. MoFo will put associates where they are needed, often with little regard for associates' preferences.

Advice to Senior ManagementPush down more responsibility to lower level associates.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Palo Alto office is struggling

    Senior Associate (Current Employee) Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Morrison & Foerster full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: MoFo Palo Alto has (mostly) really nice people who are smart lawyers. Most lawyers in the office have families, so there… Cons: MoFo Palo Alto does not stand on its own two feet. If you go there as an associate, you will only survive long-term by… Advice to Senior Management: Ditch the up or out policy. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great experience, learned a lot as an intern

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Morrison & Foerster as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: Very nurturing and friendly, hip environment. Cons: People are very busy and are supportive, so sometimes you need… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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