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New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
1873
Company - Private
Accounting & Legal
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Shearman & Sterling

The work of Shearman & Sterling started on Wall Street and spread worldwide. Long known for representing major US financial institutions, today Shearman & Sterling has about 900 lawyers in almost 20 offices, not only in North America but also in ... Read more

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I worked at Shearman & Sterling full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    You get great opportunity if you work right.

    Cons

    You gotta be tough because of the type of business.

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Shearman & Sterling Interviews

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    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Shearman & Sterling (New York, NY).

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    I met with three different employees for half an hour. It all felt very rushed and impersonal. It felt as though they were trying to talk me out of the position.

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Shearman & Sterling Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010

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