Covington & Burling LLP (Europe)

The Vault Review


  • “The variety of interesting work”
  • Flat structure and open-door policy
  • “Excellent” salaries


  • “The firm is relatively unknown in London”
  • Hours can “fluctuate dramatically”
  • “Training programme is too US-centric”

The Buzz

  • “Good for regulatory and dispute resolution”
  • “Somewhat invisible in the London market”

Survey Says

Vault's Verdict: Associates appreciate management's success in steering the firm through the recession without any redundancies, though some say that Covington's American roots show more than they'd like (e.g., the US-centric training) and wish that the firm were better known in...

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