Cleary Gottlieb Tops Vault 2020 Survey Rankings

June 27, 2019

Cleary Gottlieb has been ranked as a top 10 firm in several categories of the Vault 2020 lawyer survey, including a No. 1 ranking for the firm’s Antitrust practice, and No. 2 rankings for compensation, formal training, and diversity for LGBTQ individuals.

Cleary’s outstanding results in the survey include:

Best Law Firms to Work For

  • No. 2 for Compensation
  • No. 2 for Formal Training
  • No. 5 for Associate/Partner Relations
  • No. 7 for Firm Culture
  • No. 9 for Overall Ranking
  • No. 9 for Career Outlook
  • No. 9 for Informal Training, Mentoring & Sponsorship

Best Law Firms for Diversity

  • No. 2 for Diversity for LGBTQ Individuals
  • No. 6 for Diversity for Racial Minorities
  • No. 7 for Overall Ranking
  • No. 8 for Diversity for Individuals with Disabilities

Best Law Firms by Practice Area

  • No. 1 for Antitrust
  • No. 3 for International
  • No. 8 for Project Finance
  • No. 8 for Securities/Capital Markets
  • No. 8 for Tax
  • No. 9 for General Corporate Practice

Best Law Firms by Region

  • No. 8 for New York

Best Summer Associate Programs for Social Experiences

  • No. 10 for Social Experiences

Vault’s national ranking of the most prestigious law firms is based on the assessments of lawyers at peer firms. This year, nearly 20,000 associates rated the reputations of firms other than their own.

For more information on Cleary’s Vault rankings, click here.

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