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Allen & Overy

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Ranked 35 on Vault.com's annual Top 100 Law Firm list, Allen & Overy is an international law firm with a wide range of practice areas. With thirty-six offices in twenty-six countries, the top law firm has both a strong domestic and international presence in some of the most exciting places in the world.



With the belief that, "outstanding things happen when great minds work together," Allen & Overy is a firm that prides itself on the quality of their attorneys and the outstanding work product that each of their many offices produces. In addition to providing top of the line legal services to their clients, the firm has also created an extremely popular seminar called "The Business of Law" which is a discussion on the big issues facing law firms, in house counsel, and the legal profession as a whole. Like many large firms, Allen & Overy engages in a number of Pro Bono activities -- something the firm introduces their attorneys to during their time as summer associates.

Allen & Overy Practice Areas

Allen & Overy offers a number of specialized practice areas, including:

  • Antiturst & EU
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Employment & Benefits
  • Tax
  • Finance
  • Insurance
  • Real Estate
  • Intellectual Property
  • Energy & Natural Resources

Allen & Overy Offices

Allen & Overy has it's main office in New York City.

Allen & Overy LLP 1221 Avenue of the Americas New York, New York 10019

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Allen & Overy Size

Since opening its doors in the 1930's, Allen & Overy now employes has nearly 2000 attorneys.

Allen & Overy Recruiting

Associates consistently rank Allen & Overy as one of the best firms to work at in a number of categories, including: femal attorneys, working mothers and their recently introduced part-time partnership to encourage alternative work arrangements for valuable members of their legal team to stay with the firm. While Allen & Overy frequently hires its summer associates, they also consider lateral attorneys as well as judicial law clerks for employment.

Allen & Overy Salary and Bonuses

Associate Base Salary Bonus Range Bonus Comments
Low High Discretionary

1st Year
2nd Year
3rd Year
4th Year
5th Year $205,000 unknown No




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