The Vault Review


  • "Great work-life balance, intellectually stimulating, great culture."
  • "The people are awesome, very helpful, super-smart and well informed."
  • "Challenging but rewarding learning curve. Opens doors for grad school."
  • "Low travel model."


  • "Around deadlines, the hours can get long."
  • "Lots of pressure, it can be very demanding, long training period from associate to partner."
  • "Unpredictable hours."
  • "Maintaining great culture means lots of personal investment in non-billable areas."

The Buzz

  • "Academic."
  • "Good at litigation."
  • "A good firm; a bit more focused on finance than economics."

Survey Says


Vault Verdict: Cornerstone Research is not your run-of-the-mill consulting firm and, accordingly, is not looking to hire run-of-the-mill consultants. Those who have a strong interest in economics and/or litigation-and...

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