Clifford Chance Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 6 Feb 2020

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Clifford Chance Managing Partner Matthew Layton
Matthew Layton
79 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance - long hours have an impact over time(in 47 reviews)

  • "Work life balance was not always very well balanced(in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Trainee Solicitor"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Trainee Solicitor 

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    People are friendly, welcoming and supportive Quality of work is great Knowledge of lawyers

    Cons

    Work life balance - long hours have an impact over time

  2. "Great Quality of Work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Clifford Chance full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great quality of work Salary

    Cons

    Work life balance was not always very well balanced.


  3. "Great Place To Work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Paralegal in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing people and work life balance

    Cons

    None at the moment, love it

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Work life balance"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time

    Pros

    Good Environment and good work life balance

    Cons

    No cons good company for working

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Good company for initial Hike"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work life balance Meal Cabs Morning shift Good initial Hike in salary

    Cons

    Internal politics No personal growth Nothing good to learn

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior PowerPoint Specialist in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Facilities. Cab, food, health. Work life balance

    Cons

    Management needs to be upgraded.

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  7. "Not the right place to be if you are looking out to learn"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time

    Pros

    Cabs, meals and work life balance

    Cons

    Autocratic system and lot of politics. Not the company to be in you are looking out for actual learning opportunities. No learning hence no growth. More of showbiz here.

  8. "Not an organisation for freshers"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time

    Pros

    Approachable management Great food and transportation Your good work can easily be highlighted since it's a small organisation Good work life balance

    Cons

    Very poor work quality but lots of time for relaxation, so an organisation not for freshers for sure since learning and exposure is very limited Lots of politics

  9. "Senior Associate"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Clifford Chance full-time

    Pros

    visibility, high quality standards, flexibility

    Cons

    poor Work/Life Balance, depends on the team you are part of

  10. "......"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Front Desk Receptionist in Warsaw
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Clifford Chance full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Round-the-clock availability needed, not much life in the work-life balance payed overtime working hours group work

    Cons

    lack of personal development opportunities

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