McGuireWoods ranks among the top law firms in attributes associates value
most in deriving high levels of career satisfaction, according to a new
report compiled by BTI Consulting Group.
The report, “BTI Associate Satisfaction A-Listers 2022: BTI Survey of Law
Firms Where Associates Are Happiest,” is based on an
independent survey with more than 4,000 responses from associates at
global, midsize and smaller firms. BTI analyzed results to identify key
drivers of associates’ job satisfaction and ranked law firm performance
based on associates’ feedback. The survey also isolated key differences
between the qualities valued by women and men associates in determining job
McGuireWoods ranked among the top 5% of all firms for providing associates
the best opportunity to grow within their firms, according to the survey.
McGuireWoods also was rated among the leaders for helping women associates
in their careers, helping women associates develop a career path and
providing all associates with the best access to training.
The BTI report named McGuireWoods among the firms with the highest number
of “extremely satisfied” associates, including women associates, and gave
the firm high marks for mentoring those lawyers.
“Our associates are essential to the firm’s success,” said managing partner
J. Tracy Walker IV. “We are focused on recruiting outstanding associates and helping them
flourish professionally, and we are pleased those efforts are bearing