Shearman & Sterling

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Long hours but nice environment

Associate (Former Employee) New York, NY

ProsWhite shoe firm with good reputation
Very nice employees

ConsVery long hours and sometimes one does not really understand why

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    Fine first job for recent grads, but expect long hours

    Financial Analyst (Current Employee) New York, NY

    I have been working at Shearman & Sterling


    Pros: A decent place for recent grads to start career. Firm… Cons: Management promises the world and expects you to sacrifice all to make it happen. Long hours… Advice to Senior Management: There's sometimes more than one way to accomplish an assignment. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Not a place with particularly nice people or mentoring

    Associate (Former Employee) New York, NY

    I worked at Shearman & Sterling


    Pros: Top Pay Good Quality Work Prestige- they think they are more important… Cons: No culture of niceness or mentoring Generally fairly cheap compared to other law firms… Advice to Senior Management: Try to actually develop your associates through mentoring and teaching. Associates shouldn't be teaching themselves how to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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