Perkins Coie Reviews

Updated May 5, 2021

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54 Ratings
Pros
  • "They invest in their employees wellbeing, allow remote work, and have great benefits(in 18 reviews)

  • "Good benefits, promotes work-life balance(in 17 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "It’s a law firm so client demands(in 11 reviews)

  • "Absolutely Zero Boundaries/Low Work-Life Balance(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Culture that Cares

      Apr 30, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Amazing benefits—staff and attorneys get BC/BS health insurance with company paying the full premium, backup childcare, healthcare advocate, elder care case management, concierge, staff gets 7+% retirement contribution each year plus 401k matching! People are truly nice and really care about you

      Cons

      Hard work, fast paced. There is a lot of work to be done. It never ends.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing firm!

      Apr 16, 2021 - Associate in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Great culture, awesome people, best firm!

      Cons

      It is still big law

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Working at Perkins

      May 5, 2021 - Legal Assistant in San Francisco, CA
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      Pros

      great benefits and good pay

      Cons

      it's a big firm...you are just a #

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good Diversity Efforts

      Mar 15, 2021 - Associate in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Firm has good work culture and focuses on diversity efforts.

      Cons

      Bonuses not as generous as other Vault firms.

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Making Legal Concepts Accessible

      Feb 28, 2021 - Creative Services Manager in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      generous benefits, respectful workplace, high employee retention rate

      Cons

      Marketing complex concepts, rigid creative standards, communication consistency challenges.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing

      Mar 12, 2021 - Partner in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      One of the Best Places to Work

      Cons

      Rains a lot in Seattle

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      LPA

      Mar 6, 2021 - Legal Practice Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture, people and growth opportunities

      Cons

      Shifting priorities that can be difficult to track

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Trademark & Copyright Docketing

      Apr 6, 2021 - Docketing Specialist in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Great team/coworkers, good work-life balance

      Cons

      Cold/Detached Law Firm atmosphere, strong pecking order, nepotism and elitism, large egos

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work for Tech

      Feb 10, 2021 - Technology Service Analyst in Portland, OR
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      Pros

      Great work life balance and benefits

      Cons

      Wish there was more technical work.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Fantastic Firm

      Jan 27, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Wonderful work environment and great benefits as well. Firm values employees and encourages work-life balance.

      Cons

      N/A - although maintaining a work-life balance can be difficult, it is still encouraged.

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