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"Good place to work"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great compensation and smart people.

Cons

Long Hours, almost impossible to make partner

Advice to Management

Its pretty simple, stop laying people off!!!!

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  1. Helpful (4)

    "Horrible Management"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Salary is quite good
    Medical benefits are good
    cheap movie tickets (they offer discounts which makes a ticket around $5)
    straight forward projects

    Cons

    Management (especially if they are related to one of the attorneys there)
    Overbearing managers
    attitude of attorneys towards employees who are not in the legal field.

    Advice to Management

    Be more respectful towards employees and to not bully them
    Dont talk about employees behind their backs and create an atmosphere of tension


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Nice place to work; incredibly stuffy however."

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Nice looking decor. pay was competitive.

    Cons

    Attorneys can be tough. No nonsense firm environment.

    Advice to Management

    None.

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