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Legal Assistant at Corry Law Firm
in Cedar City, UT

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"A very good learning experience related to business law."

What do you like about working at Corry Law Firm?

"The freedom I often had to work independantly of others."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Simply be honest and candid. and don't forget to smile."

What don't you like about working at Corry Law Firm?

"The pay was low considering the responsibilities and tasks given."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get the clients who were not paying to collections ASAP!"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Legal Assistant at Watson Pharmaceuticals
in Parsippany, NJ

What do you like about working at Watson Pharmaceuticals?

"the people and the opportunity they provided me to expand my skill set"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Do some research on the background of the company as they have had many M/A's."

What don't you like about working at Watson Pharmaceuticals?

"Little chance for upward mobility and there is nepotism which allows very little opportunity to advance."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Listen to the support staff as far as suggestions in improving the dynamics of their department."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Legal Assistant at Sassin Law Firm
in Dallas, TX

What do you like about working at Sassin Law Firm?

"It was exciting and kept me busy. I enjoyed work"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Careful to keep your business and personal life seperate for work."

What don't you like about working at Sassin Law Firm?

"Boss hires in hopes for a personal frienship or relationship."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep Business and Personal life seperate. Have no personal intentions for an employee."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Legal Assistant at Bureau of Land Management
in Sacramento, CA

What do you like about working at Bureau of Land Management?

"I'm able to work pretty much independently with the minimal supervision at an intensity level I'm comfortable with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know about the job you are interviewing for and be sure you have the education, skills, and abilities required for the position."

What don't you like about working at Bureau of Land Management?

"There is a lack of training in a lot of the particulars regarding the more technical parts of the job and there is an inconsistency in the application of practices and procedures because of it, resulting in errors and failure to provide all the information needed to get the job done correctly and efficiently. There is also a lack of cooperation from the field offices when requests are made for information necessary to complete jobs."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would have more employee evaluations and work reviews for quality control and to help the employee learn about their weak areas and how we could help them become stronger in their weak points. Provide training to better their capabilities and skills to produce quality work."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Legal Assistant at Aylward Family Law
in Charlotte, NC

What do you like about working at Aylward Family Law?

"Flexible Schedule for the most part and can take off when I need to."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Look somewhere else if you want to learn and don't want to feel embarrassed in court."

What don't you like about working at Aylward Family Law?

"I would not represent my company the way Aylward Family Law does."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would communicate better with employees and clients and show respect for others."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Legal Assistant at Bennett Carmichael & Kennedy
in Scottsdale, AZ

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"challenging, rewarding. intellectually stimulating"

What do you like about working at Bennett Carmichael & Kennedy?

"Working as a legal assitant at this law firm affords me the opportunity to expand my job skill potential in the legal world, but also grants me the time to actively pursue a technical career of my own choosing."

What don't you like about working at Bennett Carmichael & Kennedy?

"I do not have any complaints about woking at this company"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Legal Assistant at Philadelphia Gas Works
in Philadelphia, PA

What do you like about working at Philadelphia Gas Works?

"Love the legal work and the immediate people I work with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Move On! You Don't want this. There are better opportunities."

What don't you like about working at Philadelphia Gas Works?

"Only yes people get rasies and/or noticed for promotions. It's dirty with critters (all kinds) running around. Cleanliness is not important to the top players."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Give non-union employees raises not just my friends. Brighten up the place. Get plexiglass dividers."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Legal Assistant at Progressive
in Yonkers, NY

What do you like about working at Progressive?

"I like the people. They are nice and easy to get along with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"If you like to have a lot of work with no room for growth, this is the job for you."

What don't you like about working at Progressive?

"The environment is toxic. There is no management so no one is watching the people who don't work all day. There is no leadership. The work is overwhelming and very stressful."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would care more about the people than numbers. People are more important."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Legal Assistant at Frances S. Clemente, Esq.
in Callicoon, NY

What do you like about working at Frances S. Clemente, Esq.?

"Relationship between myself and Mrs. Clemente. Small staff, close to home."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"pay attention. You'll learn alot if you don't take Mrs. Clemente's generosity and kind heartedness for granted."

What don't you like about working at Frances S. Clemente, Esq.?

"disorganization of long term client files sometimes interfered with an efficient workday."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Go to a paperless law office and organize any necessary papers. Upgrade technology and try to be more diligent about recording billable hours."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Legal Assistant at Neumiller & Beardslee
in Stockton, CA

What do you like about working at Neumiller & Beardslee?

"I liked the level of professionalism in the work organization, management, and environment. It was a major inducement for all the employees to excel at their work."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Anyone that interviews will see immediately the high level of professionalism in that office. An applicant should plan to meet those standards."

What don't you like about working at Neumiller & Beardslee?

"I had no problems working at the company, because its professionalism was so consistently high."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I have no suggestions for management. Attorneys do not always have the business skills to run their own office, and my own office had no problems."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Legal Assistant at Morrell, Watson & Southwell
in Lakeland, FL

What do you like about working at Morrell, Watson & Southwell?

"The flexability and the ability to work on my own."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Have a posative and upbeat attitude. Overall, they are a very good company to work for."

What don't you like about working at Morrell, Watson & Southwell?

"The ability for growth within the company and top out on salary"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management needs to evaluate their time more wisely when it comes to major decisions for the firm."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Legal Assistant at FloranceGordonBrown
in Richmond, VA

What do you like about working at FloranceGordonBrown?

"Small office environment, filled an employment need at the right time."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It is a small firm, so it has its positives and negatives."

What don't you like about working at FloranceGordonBrown?

"Time off was hard to take because we were such a small office, not many of the staff could cover for you."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Provide more morale boosters, encourage people to take time off to enjoy life more."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Legal Assistant at Quantanomix
in Brookline, MA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Small company"

What do you like about working at Quantanomix?

"I was thrust into a position beyond my level of competence, and with much positive reinforcement I was able to learn and grow to new heights."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Make sure they have secured their finances before signing on"

What don't you like about working at Quantanomix?

"As a startup we had many hurdles, one of which was the owner's lack of understanding of many technical aspects of my job."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be more grounded and pragmatic rather rather than expecting the world to work the way you feel it should."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Legal Assistant at Berkshire Hathaway

What do you like about working at Berkshire Hathaway?

"I liked that Berkshire Hathaway included new and temporary employees in their holiday celebrations, it displayed their interest in connecting with their employees."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"There seems to be a revolving door and regular staff changes in this office."

What don't you like about working at Berkshire Hathaway?

"I disliked that there was an absence of IT personnel and the effect it had on communications. This problem was openly discussed as a problem before I arrived, and even included as a reason I was hired (to utlize my technical support skills in office management). As a power user, my supervisor couldn't follow how I worked, and believed my reports of system issues and technical problems were fabricated."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Nothiing other than to expand their management locally to include a decision maker on technical matters that actually understands technology."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Legal Assistant at UT Arlington
in Earth, TX

What do you like about working at UT Arlington?

"My mentors were terrific in helping me grow as an attorney by building up my skills in patent prosecution."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Go and grab an opportunity at this office if possible, since it will help you grow."

What don't you like about working at UT Arlington?

"We were very limited in budget in terms of tools that we could use."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I think they do a great job in mentoring people and should continue to do so."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
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