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  • Rank31
  • Prev Rank
    45
  • Number of Years on List5
  • Industry
    Professional Services -- Legal
  • HQ Location
    Memphis, TN
  • Year Founded1,888
  • Type of Organization
    Private

More than half the staffers at this 126-year-old law firm are women. Employees say CEO Ben Adams is a visionary who consistently goes against trends to do what he believes is right, such as having a dedicated pro bono attorney with no billing requirement (although she does bill some hours) to lead the effort in helping the underserved.

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Employees

Total US Employees1,247
Total Employees outside the U.S.-

Jobs

New jobs (1 year)21
FT Job Growth in the past Year-
% voluntary turnover-
Number of job applicants past 12 months excluding current employees-
Number of Openings (as of 1/2/14)5

Pay

Job function or title of largest number of FT salaried employees
Associate Attorney
Total Compensation for Salaried Position-
Job function or title of largest number of FT hourly employees
Legal Secretary
Total Compensation for FT Hourly Position-

Benefits

Offers Fully Paid Sabbaticals
yes
Offers Onsite Childcare
no

Health

Pays for 100% of Healthcare Costs
no
Offers onsite fitness centers
yes
Subsidizes Offsite Gym Memberships
no

Work-Life

Offers job sharing
no
Offers compressed work weeks
yes

Diversity

% Minorities-
% Women
57.86%

Training

Average hours of training per year that regular FT salaried employees receive39
Average hours of training per year that regular FT hourly employees receive48