Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP is pleased to announce that the firm was ranked for the eleventh consecutive year as one of the top 15 law firms in the country for training according to the 2018 annual survey conducted by Vault. The firm received an eleventh overall ranking for informal training, mentoring and sponsorship, and a twelfth overall ranking for formal training.
In addition to the national prestige rankings, the firm ranked among the top 20 for “Satisfaction” and “Integration of Laterals/Clerks.” The firm was also ranked among the top 10 for “Best Law Firms for Individuals with Disabilities” and “Best Law Firms in Atlanta,” among the top 15 for “Best Law Firms for Tax Law” and among the top 20 for “Best Summer Associate Programs.”
“We pride ourselves on building a supportive network that encourages professional growth, camaraderie and diversity, which in return provides the very best work and service to our clients,” said Mark D. Wasserman, Eversheds Sutherland (US) Managing Partner and Co-CEO of Eversheds Sutherland Ltd. “We strive to continuously improve every aspect of our firm, including our training and mentoring processes, and we are very pleased to be consistently recognized for these efforts by Vault.”
A national media company focused on career-related publications and resources, Vault polls thousands of law firm associates and formulates their responses into its subsequent Law Firm Quality of Life rankings. Overall attorney satisfaction carries a 25% weight, while Vault researchers also consider factors such as business outlook, hours, pay, associate/partner relations, diversity, formal training, informal training and mentoring, pro bono activity and diversity.
About Eversheds Sutherland
As a global top 40 law practice, Eversheds Sutherland provides legal services to a global client base ranging from small and mid-sized businesses to the largest multinationals, acting for 71 of the Fortune 100, 57 of the FTSE 100 and 119 of the Fortune 200.
With more than 2,300 lawyers, Eversheds Sutherland operates in 62 offices in 30 jurisdictions across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. In addition, a network of more than 200 related law firms, including formalized alliances in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Africa, provide support around the globe.
Eversheds Sutherland provides the full range of legal services, including corporate and M&A; dispute resolution and litigation; energy and infrastructure; finance; human capital and labor law; intellectual property; real estate and construction; and tax.
Eversheds Sutherland comprises two separate legal entities: Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP (headquartered in the UK) and Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP (headquartered in the US), and their respective controlled, managed, affiliated and member firms. For more information, visit www.eversheds-sutherland.com.