The Vault Review


  • “Friendly and supportive peers and mentors”
  • “Flexibility”
  • “Numerous, diverse practice areas”


  • “Opaque decision-making”
  • “Feast or famine cycle of litigation work”
  • “Limited partnership opportunities in smaller offices”

The Buzz

  • “Supreme Court”
  • “Lobby shop”
  • “Creditors’ Committee firm”
  • “Rising star”

Survey Says

Vault's Verdict: Akin Gump associates get opportunities other associates would kill for, such as being able to set foot in the Supreme Court and have access to some of the best pro bono opportunities in the country, all while under the guidance of caring (and...

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