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Current Employee - Corporate Associate in New York, NY
Current Employee - Corporate Associate in New York, NY

I have been working at Paul Weiss Rifkind full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Super accomplished and intelligent partners. Great and sophisticated work. Corporate department is growing.

Cons

Difficult to balance work and life. Very difficult to make partner.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    not that bad...but long hours

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Paul Weiss Rifkind full-time

    Pros

    decent benefits/perks/vacation
    eDiscovery dept is fairly structured and knowledgable

    Cons

    long hours...married to your bb
    no OT pay even though similar position in other law firms pay OT
    lawyer - support relationship could be better

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    don't always say yes to the lawyers and burn out your team

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Pays at top of the market, but busier than most firms

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    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY

    I have been working at Paul Weiss Rifkind full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    It's busy so you will never have to leave for lack of work.. The firm takes care of most of your needs without complaint. They really are not stingy when it comes to supporting the attorneys.

    Cons

    Corp department could use more people at all levels. Generally the firm does a good as a job it can in this environment.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Spread the wealth.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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