Proskauer Rose

www.proskauer.com
Employer Engaged

Proskauer Rose Reviews

Updated February 20, 2015
Updated February 20, 2015
27 Reviews
3.8
27 Reviews
Rating Trends

Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Proskauer Rose Chairman Joseph Leccese
Joseph Leccese
3 Ratings

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date
  1.  

    Great folks, great works

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Proskauer Rose

    Pros

    Partners and seniors are very appreciative of your work, very reasonable work/life balance, generous client contact for a young attorney

    Cons

    Needs a better staffing mechanism

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More firm-sponsored events for the young associates will increase morale

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Very disorganized and no management skills

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Proskauer Rose full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Nothing except you can come and go as you please because the office manager is never paying attention.

    Cons

    You do not get a fair review unless you are best friends with the attorneys.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay attention to what really goes on in your other offices.

  3.  

    Very flexible with my hours which offers a great work/life balance

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Proskauer Rose part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great hours, great work life balance, excellent co-workers

    Cons

    Management can tend to micro-manage a bit.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ease up on staff as most, if not all, are extremely professional and take pride in their work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Review


  5. 2 people found this helpful  

    Once you sign on the dotted line.. you know what your soul is worth

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Proskauer Rose

    Pros

    location, salary, there is not much else

    Cons

    There is no work-life balance, you must be available 24/7. Time off is non-existent. Company values... HA! It is OK to be harassed, especially if you are a woman!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No advise to mgmt.... they don't listen. The answer is "leave if you don't like it here"

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  6. 2 people found this helpful  

    A hard place to work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Proskauer Rose

    Pros

    Great global name, many offices

    Cons

    Not a great place to work if you are not a lawyer, staff are not treated well

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get wise and realize your best assets are the people who work for you!

  7.  

    Great place to do great work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Proskauer Rose full-time

    Pros

    Culture, collegiality, great work, brilliant lawyers. There is excellent in-house training that can help you start your legal career on a solid foundation. I feel the firm really goes out of its way to support associates and make them feel appreciated. The quality of work is also fantastic, great clients to work for. Very prestigious.

    Cons

    Like most AmLaw 100 firms, the hours can be long at times, but all worth it!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great place to work but long hours

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Associate in New York, NY

    I worked at Proskauer Rose full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Smart people, great staff, brilliant partners

    Cons

    very long hours, expected to be available 24/7. basically same pros/cons of lots of other law firms. whether they care about about personal life depends on who you are working for. your entire work experience really depends on who you are working for. someone working for one partner on one case could have an entirely different experience than another partner on another case.

  9.  

    It's just okay

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Litigation Project Assistant in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Litigation Project Assistant in New York, NY

    I worked at Proskauer Rose full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Gorgeous building, casual atmosphere, amazing cafeteria.

    Cons

    Times Square can be extremely hectic. You are expected to be available at all times and work pops up sporadically.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    n/a

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    a Law Firm with Attorneys who are pleasent

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Proskauer Rose full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Attorneys are unlike Attorneys at other Law firms, no one has ever been disrespectful or belittled

    Cons

    communication problems exist between many of the Staff departments
    IT, HR, Facilities, etc

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    complete overhaul of the help-desk is necessary

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Very positive and have learned a lot.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY

    I have been working at Proskauer Rose full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great learning experience and good people to work with.

    Cons

    Unclear about opportunities for advancement.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider small retention bonuses to mid-level employees that you would like to hold on to.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

Proskauer Rose Photos

Proskauer Rose LLP

+ Add Photo

Work at Proskauer Rose? Share Your Experiences

Proskauer Rose

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.