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Clifford Chance Overview

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London, England (UK)
5001 to 10000 employees
1802
Private Practice / Firm
Legal
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Allen & Overy, Linklaters
Clifford Chance is one of the world's pre-eminent law firms, with more Chambers Global tier one rankings than anyone else. Our international reach continues to expand, with offices in nearly thirty countries and in every single major business centre in the ... Read more

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  • "Top Notch Cross-Border Transactions"

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    I worked at Clifford Chance full-time

    Pros

    U.S. lawyers who want exposure to the most sophisticated cross-border transactions should seriously consider Clifford Chance.

    Cons

    Especially given the time zone differences inherent in cross-border work, the job is 24/7/365.

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Clifford Chance Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Clifford Chance in January 2016.

    Interview

    [Phone Interview] I talked with two senior associates. They asked me about my plans after my graduation and my interest in capital markets and tax law. The interview took around half an hour.

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Clifford Chance Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
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