Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

The Vault Review


  • “Impressive deals backed up with good pay”
  • “Exposure to complex international deals”
  • “The Blitz spirit on late nights”


  • Hours can be long
  • Few firm-organised social events
  • “The coffee!”

The Buzz

  • “Great practice and name”
  • “Ruthless”

Survey Says

Vault's Verdict: Challenging work, a strong firm culture and top-of-the-market pay play a big part in associate and trainee satisfaction. Other assets include a genuine dedication to pro bono and diversity. And if the hours are long on occasion, few Skadden insiders complain, since...

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