Covington & Burling LLP

The Vault Review


  • “Intellectually stimulating environment”
  • “Reasonable hours expectations”
  • “Ability to do lots of interesting pro bono work”


  • “Lack of transparency on certain issues”
  • “Too-reserved atmosphere”
  • “Slightly lower bonuses”

The Buzz

  • “Intellectual”
  • “Best in DC”
  • “Snobby”
  • “Political”

Survey Says

Vault's Verdict: If you're looking to party hard with your co-workers, this might not be your place. Covington & Burling offers a low-key, intellectual environment in which to practice law at the highest level, and associates appreciate reasonable hours requirements as...

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