Compare Katten vs Shearman & Sterling BETA

See how working at Katten vs. Shearman & Sterling compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Katten vs. Shearman & Sterling. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Katten

Employee Ratings

  • Katten scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 106 reviews)
Katten employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 161 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Katten employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Katten employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Katten employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Katten employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Katten Ceo Vincent A. F. Sergi
99%
99%Vincent A. F. Sergi
Katten employees rated their CEO Approval 31% higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Shearman & Sterling Ceo David Beveridge
68%
68%David Beveridge
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Katten employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Katten employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Shearman & Sterling employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Shearman & Sterling has 241 more total submitted salaries than Katten.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Attorney11 Salaries
$233,634/yr
Associate32 Salaries
$245,042/yr
Legal Executive Assistant5 Salaries
$84,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Attorney160 Salaries
$207,670/yr
Associate43 Salaries
$214,668/yr
Legal Administrative Assistant6 Salaries
$85,628/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Attorneys" was the most mentioned Pro at Katten.
  • "Shearman" was the most mentioned Pro at Shearman & Sterling.
  • "Attorneys" was the most mentioned Con at Katten.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Shearman & Sterling.
Pros
Pros
"Attorneys"(in 12 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Shearman"(in 10 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Attorneys"(in 13 reviews)
"Billable"(in 3 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Katten full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Client contact; reasonable hours (relative to big law); good compensation.

Cons

Near big law hours; politics in certain departments.

"Good"Jul 14, 2021

Former Employee - Associate

I worked at Shearman & Sterling full-time

Pros

Nice people to work with.

Cons

None that I can think of.

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings

Shearman & Sterling has 14 more recently posted open jobs than Katten.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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Recent Jobs
Shearman & Sterling company logo50 Jobs
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Associate, M&ADallas, TX
30+ days ago
30+ days ago
30+ days ago
Associate, FinanceNew York, NY
30+ days ago