Graduates vote Shoosmiths best law firm to work for in TheJobCrowd.com survey

In a 2013–14 Top Companies for Graduates to Work For list, compiled by TheJobCrowd.com, Shoosmiths scored 4.3 out of a maximum of 5.

This score — an improvement on last year’s second place — puts the firm alongside sector winners such as Boots (retail), Nationwide (banking and finance) and Innocent Drinks (consumer goods).

Categories that businesses are scored on include company culture, training and support, career progression and work-life balance.

The firm finished 22nd overall, in a top 100 headed by Microsoft and featuring blue-chip companies such as Sky, Vodafone, GlaxoSmithKline and Mars.

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Briefings from Shoosmiths

  • Litigation: a marathon or a sprint?

    Shoosmiths’ Kath Livingston, who joined 36,000 others pounding the streets in the London Marathon on Sunday, ponders whether litigation is a marathon or a sprint.

  • Contracted-out tenants: Erimus revisited

    The Court of Appeal has found in favour of a business tenant and decided that a periodic tenancy had not been created in the intervening period.

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Analysis from The Lawyer

  • Hester: declined bonus worth almost £1m

    Pay checks

    Compliance and corporate governance codes for large financial institutions will undoubtedly include provisions to regulate high pay in the future

  • high street 150

    Focus: Alternative business structures - Law and new order

    There’s more to the ABS model than attracting the man in the street and procuring external investment. Partners at the big corporate firms, take note…

Overview

2 Colmore Square
38 Colmore Circus Queensway
Birmingham
B4 6BJ
UK
http://www.shoosmiths.co.uk

Turnover (£m): 87.00
No. of Lawyers: 373