Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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Kirkland & Ellis LLP Careers and Employment

About us
Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a law firm with approximately 1,600 lawyers representing global clients in complex litigation and dispute resolution/arbitration, corporate and tax, restructuring, and intellectual property and technology matters. The Firm has offices in Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Shanghai – more... and Washington, D.C.

Philosophy


Kirkland's principal goals are to provide the highest quality legal services available anywhere; to be an instrumental part of each client's success; and to recruit, retain and advance the brightest legal talent. Our Firm seeks long-term, partnering relationships with clients, to the end of providing the best total solution to the client's legal needs.
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What is it like to work at Kirkland & Ellis LLP?

3.5
Work/Life Balance
4.1
Compensation/Benefits
3.4
Job Security/Advancement
3.3
Management
3.6
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Kirkland & Ellis LLP?

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What do employees at Kirkland & Ellis LLP say about culture and work-life balance?

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3.0
Good at first, but dwindling return
Written by Facilities Admin Assistant (Current Employee) from San Francisco, CA on September 5, 2019
First starting off, Kirkland & Ellis seemed like a great place to work. Free snacks, staff in generally friendly. I started off with a great team, and we all advanced into different roles. Across the board, I learned there is a general consensus that there is a lack of leadership among mid level management. The culture is not great, but also not terrible. - more...
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What did candidates say about the interview at Kirkland & Ellis LLP?

Interview experience
Based on 13 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 12 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 12 interviews
About two weeks
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