Compare DLA Piper vs Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer BETA

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DLA Piper

Employee Ratings

  • DLA Piper scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 428 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 266 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than DLA Piper employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.4
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than DLA Piper employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
DLA Piper Ceo Simon Levine and Cameron Jay Rains
85%
85%Simon Levine and Cameron Jay Rains
CEO Approval
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Ceo  Edward Braham and Stephan Eilers
87%
87% Edward Braham and Stephan Eilers
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than DLA Piper employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
DLA Piper employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
68%

Salaries

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has 120 more total submitted salaries than DLA Piper.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Trainee Solicitor11 Salaries
£49,001/yr
Paralegal7 Salaries
£18,067/yr
Secretary3 Salaries
£27,148/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate26 Salaries
£105,312/yr
Paralegal16 Salaries
£30,079/yr
Personal Assistant9 Salaries
£37,068/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at DLA Piper.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.
  • DLA Piper and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer both have 42 total submitted reviews for "Long hours".
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 20 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 14 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 18 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 42 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 32 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 42 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Regional Marketing Coordinator

I worked at DLA Piper full-time

Pros

Good IT provided swiftly on request

Cons

Infrequent late working due to fee earner demand

Current Employee - Trainee Solicitor

I have been working at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer full-time for more than a year

Pros

Very supportive team and interesting work

Cons

Competitive so adds extra pressure

Job Postings

DLA Piper has 1 more recently posted open jobs than Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.