Ropes did a great job training and supporting us. I got the sense they were really invested in growing talent. There were also a lot of laterals, which speaks highly to the firm's reputation among... practicing lawyers.
HQ is in Boston, not New York. I consider this a con because I live in New York, but a Bostonian would probably see this as a pro.
Super organized. No rushed deadlines or weekend work or confusion. Embraces their values fully, and respects yours. Committed to being better, wiser, and stronger. Fun, but not in the "ping pong... table in the break room" sort of way—more like, we work hard, play hard, and enjoy each other's company.
Things move fast! You need to be very self-disciplined. Fully remote, so be Zoom-ready