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  • www.allenovery.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1930
  • Company - Private
  • Legal
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

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Allen & Overy is a global law firm that helps the world’s leading businesses to grow, innovate and thrive. For almost a century, we have built a reputation for our commitment to think ahead and bring original solutions to our clients’ most complex legal and commercial challenges ...

Allen & Overy Reviews

4.2
85%
Recommend to a Friend
99%
Approve of CEO
Wim Dejonghe
Wim Dejonghe
98 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"great"

6 Jun 2021 - Trainee Solicitor in London, England, England

Pros

very good place to work

Cons

long hours and pay could be higher
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Diversity & Inclusion at Allen & Overy

3.8
(63 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Diversity is one of Allen & Overy’s strategic business priorities. Our aim is to build an environment where everyone feels supported and comfortable in being open, and where the differences between our people create opportunities not barriers.

Globally, we have three strategic prioriti

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...Has really worked hard on diversity and inclusion and the results are starting to pay dividends...Read More

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Allen & Overy Interviews

Experience
Positive81%
Negative6%
Neutral13%
Getting an Interview
Applied online62%
Recruiter11%
Recruitment Agency10%
Difficulty
3.4
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  1. Featured Interview

    Legal Professional Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at Allen & Overy (Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland) in Aug 2020

    Interview

    The interview consisted of walking through your CV followed by 6 scenario based questions. It took one hour and was via WebEx. At the end, I had the opportunity to ask more about the firm.
    Interview

    How would you handle the scenario where you were very busy and a partner approached you with an extra project they would like you to work on?

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Company Updates

6 October 2020
Our Senior Partner, Wim Dejonghe, has been recognised as the Most Innovative Leader at the FT Innovative Lawyer Awards Europe. What a fantastic achievement.
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Wim Dejonghe recognised as Most Innovative Leader - Allen & Overy
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1 September 2020
The year in review: Resilient performance highlights long-term strategic progress
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The year in review: Resilient performance highlights long-term strategic progress
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Allen & Overy Awards & Accolades

  • Most Innovative LeaderFinancial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards2020
  • Top Global Employer by StonewallStonewall Workplace Equality Index2020

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Does Allen & Overy offer healthcare cash plans?

...Great benefits and some accommodations...

20 December 2020

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