The Vault Review


  • “Excellent free market system”
  • “Blockbuster cases”
  • “Laid-back and collegial culture”


  • “Lack of partnership prospects”
  • “The demands of high stakes litigation”
  • “You can fall through the cracks if you are not proactive”

The Buzz

  • “Gold standard for litigation”
  • “Great appellate”
  • “Conservative”
  • “Bush Jr.’s lawyers”

Survey Says

Vault's Verdict: For the right kind of person-self-driven, entrepreneurial, and ready to jump right in to challenging assignments-Gibson Dunn can be a BigLaw paradise. Associates love the free market system, which allows them to chart their own professional...

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