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Alston & Bird

“It’s the people” who make this law firm great, say staffers, who love its “energy,” “sense of humor,” and “collaborative” ethos—plus the 15 paid hours a year for community service and its mock courtroom for training. The “positive work environment” is “contagious,” says one employee. “Everyone wants each other to succeed.”

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Rank last year

41

Years on list

18

HQ location

Atlanta

Total employees

1,575

Job openings (as of February 2017)

24

Industry

Professional Services

Revenue (2016 or most recent year)

$687.8 million

Year founded

1893

Type of organization

Partnership

Number of work sites

8

Perks
offers
Onsite fitness center
Telecommuting
Job sharing
Compressed work weeks
Onsite childcare
Domestic partner benefits for same-sex couples
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
Sick days for part-timers
Health insurance for part-timers
PTO for volunteering
College tuition reimbursement
does not offer
100% health coverage
Unlimited sick days
Discounted gym memberships
Fully-paid sabbaticals
Onsite medical care facility
Medical facility at all locations
Diversity
% Women52%
% Minorities28%
% African-American/Black15%
% Asian5%
% Caucasian/White70%
% Hispanic/Latino5%
% Native American/Alaska Native< 1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander< 1%
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity1%
Paid Time Off
General PTO35
Total PTO after 5 years45
# Sick days-
Max hours PTO for volunteering15
General PTO for part-timers28
# Sick days for part-timers-
Compensation
Most common job (for salaried employee)Associate Attorney
Avg. base pay (salaried)-
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
Total pay for most common job (salaried)-
Most common job (for hourly employee)Legal Administrative Assistant
Avg. base pay (hourly)-
Avg. extra compensation (hourly)-
Total pay for most common job (hourly)-
Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare$952
Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)
Full-time job growth %2%
# of job applicants15,556
Avg. # of applicants per opening88
FT voluntary turnover8%
Jobs filled internally12
% Jobs filled by referral31
# New graduates hired47
Avg. college tuition reimbursed-
Training
Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)72
Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)94