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Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For

Vault’s ranking of the leading midsize firms based on what associates say their work life is really like.
Survey Methodology

For many, quality of life is a critical factor when selecting a firm. To determine our Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For, we used a formula that weighed the most relevant categories for an overall quality of life ranking. Associates were asked to rate their firms on a 1-to-10 scale for each of several quality of life categories. Each firm's overall score was calculated using a formula that weighs associate ratings in 11 different areas:

Overall Satisfaction (25%); Firm Culture (10%); Hours (10%); Compensation (10%); Quality of Work (10%); Informal Training, Mentoring & Sponsorship (10%); Business Outlook (5%); Career Outlook (5%); Associate/Partner Relations (5%); Leadership Transparency (5%); and Formal Training (5%).

Vault's Quality of Life rankings are meant to reflect the subjective opinions of associates. These rankings are based on perceptions of insiders--some of whom may be biased in favor of (or against) their firms.

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Each year Vault invites eligible law firms to participate in our annual Law Survey. Please contact us if you’re interested in having your firm considered for inclusion.

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2021 Best Midsize Law Firms for Diversity

SCORE 9.706
2020 Not Ranked
SCORE 9.611
2020 Rank 2
SCORE 9.500
2020 Rank 11
SCORE 9.091
2020 Not Ranked
SCORE 8.958
2020 Rank 4
SCORE 8.818
2020 Rank 6
SCORE 8.697
2020 Rank 5
SCORE 8.537
2020 Not Ranked
SCORE 8.435
2020 Rank 12
SCORE 8.222
2020 Not Ranked