Schiff Hardin LLP

The Vault Review


  • “You can have a life outside of work”
  • “Eagerness of the partners to develop you and challenge you”
  • “Early responsibility”


  • “Tiered associate compensation structure”
  • “No work allocation system”
  • “Perks are not as good as other firms”

The Buzz

  • “Good utilities practice”
  • “Small firm feel”
  • “The nice guys in Chicago”

Survey Says

Vault's Verdict: A relatively transparent partnership that is interested in mentoring and advancing associates' careers earns Schiff Hardin rave reviews, but a move away from lockstep compensation has some grumbling. Associates are very proud of the firm's...

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