June 22, 2021
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP earned top rankings in the 2021 survey conducted by Chambers Associate. More than 4,000 associates were interviewed and surveyed on every aspect of law firm life, offering an unparalleled view into the working lives of associates at the nation’s leading law firms.
The firm is recognized as a leading firm in four areas:
Leading Firm – Associate Retention
Leading Firm – Quality of Life
Leading Firm – Pro Bono
Leading Firm – Associate Satisfaction
The guide’s “inside view” of the firm provides a snapshot of responses. “It was the people,” juniors replied when asked what sealed the deal for them.
Interviewees agreed that Hunton Andrews Kurth has succeeded in creating an “enjoyable” environment in which “you feel like everyone has each other’s backs” and “everyone is genuinely friends with each other.”
One interviewee pointed out that “other friends think it’s weird that we hang out after work, but we’re both friends and co-workers!”
Interviewees were proud to highlight that “every single attorney participated in pro bono this past year” at Hunton Andrews Kurth.
Read the full profile in Chambers Associate.
About Chambers Associate
Chambers Associate is the only US legal career guide to conduct in-depth telephone interviews with thousands of junior associates on the topics that matter to juniors, like the work they do day to day, the social life, pro bono, diversity, workload, compensation, personal development, and more.
Interviewees are granted anonymity so they can speak honestly and truthfully. Chambers Associate also talks to firm chairs, managing partners and hiring partners to understand strategic direction and law firm recruiting. Reviews are updated annually.