Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP Employee Reviews

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Productive and fun learning environment
Telecommunications Manager (Former Employee) –  Los Angeles, CADecember 2, 2014
This is a fast paced environment. Very high maintenance. Frequent travel within the US and Europe.

Fun place to work with demanding employees. Always learning new technologies.

Good management and a great gym.
Pros
great gym
Cons
little time for breaks
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Small but established firm with older and sophisticated management and staff
Partner/Counsel Administrative Secretary (Former Employee) –  New York, NYDecember 2, 2014
Small but established firm with interesting practice areas, such as customs and international trade law. The work is routine, the management and staff cordial and professional. I left in 1987, but like most law firms I am sure it is still a progressive and stable place to work.
Pros
work
Cons
benefits
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Great people to work with.
Senior Legal Secretary (Current Employee) –  New York, NYNovember 22, 2014
Attention to detail is very important in this position. The people are friendly and helpful.
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ok
Senior Legal Assistant/Paralegal/Case Manager (Former Employee) –  Los Angeles, CANovember 7, 2014
Good to great benefits, okay salary and no life style at all - work and more work.
Pros
money & benefits
Cons
work environment and life
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Dull
Executive Assistant (Former Employee) –  360 Hamilton Avenue White Plains, NYDecember 11, 2013
poor managment and not a good fit for me.
Friendly co-workers.
Pros
great co-workers
Cons
poor managment
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Good experience
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  White Plains, NYOctober 16, 2013
Busy work typical work everyday. Employees learned to adapted to corporate environment. Management are professional and colleagues are team players. Unfortunately, the treasurer of the tax dept located in White Plains office was a tyrant. Barely any office politics with colleagues.
Pros
parking for employees in white plains office
Cons
treasurer for tax dept is a tyrant
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Senior Associate (Current Employee) –  Boston, MASeptember 16, 2013
Challenging and fun place to work.

Brilliant individuals. Always learning.
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Wonderful firm to be part of.
LEGAL SECRETARY (Current Employee) –  Washington, DCJune 25, 2013
Skadden is a great firm to work for, It provides an overall great environment, offers a competitive salary, and very importantly - professional management.
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It used to be a very nice place to work
Management Assistant (Current Employee) –  New York, NYJune 14, 2013
Skadden is fairly large sized organizaton with offices around the world.
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Overall a nice law Firm
Legal Secretary (Current Employee) –  Washington, DCJanuary 29, 2013
Very pleasant law firm environment. Co-workers are great people to work with along with the attorneys. Management is also receptive to your needs.
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Great Place to Work!
Legal Technology Analyst (Former Employee) –  San Francisco, CAJune 17, 2012
Skadden is a wonderful company to work for.

The company offers so many great things. I've learned so many valuable, and memorable things there.
Pros
transportation allowance, bouses, holiday pay, great people
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Good overall
Assistant Supervisor, Records Department (Current Employee) –  New York, NYApril 13, 2012
Good working environment and good benefits. Has good pension plans and diversity.
Pros
good pension plans
Cons
unprofessional higher managment
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Productive and fast-paced workplace with great team environment
One Beacon Street, Boston, MA (Former Employee) –  Legal SecretaryNovember 10, 2011
Skadden is a great law firm to work for, offering great benefits and on-the-job training in new technologies. The attorneys are some of the best in the industry and appreciate your hard work. If you enjoy a fast-paced environment and work well as an important team player, overall it's a great place to start your legal career.
Pros
the benefits are great.
Cons
long hours
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Superior compensation & benefits; strong support & training.
Legal Secretary (Former Employee) –  Four Times Square, New York, NY 10036March 6, 2011
I worked at Skadden for almost ten years. It is an exceptional firm in every respect. If you are lucky enough to secure a position there, you will be very happy.
Pros
high compensation
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