Compare Cleary Gottlieb vs Cravath Swaine BETA

See how Cravath Swaine vs. Cleary Gottlieb compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 191 reviews)
3.7
(based on 84 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.6
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
4.4
Work-life balance
3.0
2.8
Senior Management
3.5
3.1
Culture & Values
4.1
3.6
CEO Approval
Cleary Gottlieb Ceo Mark Leddy
85%Mark Leddy
Cravath Swaine Ceo Evan R. Chesler
76%Evan R. Chesler
% Recommend to a friend
82%
67%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
68%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Associate99 Salaries
$204,719/yr
Law Clerk/Associate37 Salaries
$181,893/yr
International Lawyer11 Salaries
$182,269/yr
Associate142 Salaries
$195,489/yr
Associate Attorney11 Salaries
$207,674/yr
Intern - Hourly1 Salaries
$20/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Lawyers"(in 15 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 12 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 8 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 21 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 21 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 14 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Cleary Gottlieb full-time for more than a year

Pros

Brilliant, fun people. Interesting and important work. Top tier international presence and reputation. Serious commitment to and respect for pro bono work.

Cons

Still big law - long hours and traditional hierarchy.

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Cravath Swaine full-time for more than a year

Pros

Bonuses Benifets ( 4 weeks vacation)

Cons

Long work day Lots of stress

Job Postings