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Hard Work Doesn't Go Unnoticed

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Current Employee - Patent Agent
Current Employee - Patent Agent

I have been working at McDermott Will & Emery full-time for more than a year

Pros

- courteous and professional staff and attorneys
- down-to-earth atmosphere
- challenging work
- professional development
- industry reputation (prestige)

Cons

- work/life balance at times

Recommends
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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Typical Big Law Firm Dynamics

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at McDermott Will & Emery full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Strong, diverse practice. Growing international presence.

    Cons

    Slow to leverage technology. Lack of communication from leadership. Lack of team work between some work groups can inhibit delivering results.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase communication on all levels of organization and foster more team work between groups.

    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Good Place

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    Former Employee - Associate
    Former Employee - Associate

    I worked at McDermott Will & Emery

    Pros

    Good experience and good people.

    Cons

    Long hours, but that's to be expected.

    No opinion of CEO
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