Compare Ropes & Gray vs Shoosmiths BETA

See how Shoosmiths vs. Ropes & Gray compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 184 reviews)
3.5
(based on 55 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.1
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
3.2
Work-life balance
2.9
3.6
Senior Management
2.9
3.3
Culture & Values
3.4
3.7
CEO Approval
Ropes & Gray Ceo R. Bradford (Brad) Malt
74%R. Bradford (Brad) Malt
Shoosmiths Ceo Simon Boss
N/ASimon Boss
% Recommend to a friend
57%
68%
Positive Business Outlook
41%
60%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Associate109 Salaries
$203,225/yr
Law Clerk30 Salaries
$188,216/yr
Technical Advisor28 Salaries
$135,183/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

Pros
"Great benefits"(in 13 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
"Open plan"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 25 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 14 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 4 reviews)
"Market rate"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Ropes & Gray full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Brilliant co-workers, challenging cases, great supporting staff

Cons

Long hours. There's a lot of work to do.

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Shoosmiths full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Modern offices, nice management, flexible approach to work life balance

Cons

Low pay for roles verses area

Advice to Management

Great company to work for. A leading LawFirm striving to achieve

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