Cleary Gottlieb Tops Rankings in 2019 Chambers Associate Survey
June 11, 2019
Cleary Gottlieb has been ranked as a top 10 firm in several categories of a 2019 associate survey by Chambers Associate, including No. 1 for providing the best career opportunities for junior lawyers.
Cleary’s outstanding results in the survey, which ranks over 100 leading law firms, include the following:
- No. 1 for career opportunities
- No. 2 for diversity
- No. 5 for associate retention
- No. 5 for benefits and lifestyle
- No. 5 for pro bono
- No. 6 for associate satisfaction
In its profile of the firm, Chambers Associate noted that a “‘big international presence,’ freedom to shape your career, and pure lockstep compensation all drew juniors to Cleary.” The profile also cited the firm’s collaborative culture and the premium it places on teamwork.
The survey is based on over 1,000 interviews with junior lawyers, over 100 interviews with managing and hiring partners, and analysis from the Chambers team.
Read more about Cleary’s remarkable results here.