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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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Shearman & Sterling Global Managing Partner David Beveridge
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    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
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    I have been working at Shearman & Sterling full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Relatively humane for biglaw; high degree of integrity

    Cons

    Biglaw is biglaw, if it's not for you it's a bad fit

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Shearman & Sterling Interviews

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    Associate Interview

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    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Shearman & Sterling.

    Interview

    Thorough, met with numerous attorneys at a variety of levels. They conveyed that the work was demanding and rewarding, and that the demands would be significant. They made it clear that the experience would be extraordinary but required massive committment.

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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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