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Southern law firm has five-to-10-minute meeting called the Daily Docket every morning to keep everyone on the same page. The company also offers a flexible work schedule and, in some instances, paid sabbaticals, letting employees structure work around their personal needs and goals.

Company Info

CEO/Top Executive
Ben Adams, Jr.
Rank last year31
# of years on list6
F500 Rank-
Industry
Professional Services
Year founded1,888
Type of organization
Private
Revenue (2014 or most recent year)
$297 million
Web addresshttp://www.bakerdonelson.com
Total US employees1,289
Full-Time jobs added in last year43
Number of work sites-

Perks

Offers compressed work weeks
yes
Offers fully-paid sabbaticals
yes
Offers paid time off for volunteering
yes
Onsite fitness center
yes
Discounted gym memberships
no
Onsite medical care facility
no
Offers college tuition reimbursement to employees
yes

Diversity

% Women57.25%
% Minorities12.10%
% African-American8.69%
% Asian0.85%
% Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander0.08%
% Caucasian or White87.90%
% Hispanic/Latino1.94%
% Native American/Alaska Native0.08%
% Two or more races0.47%
Same-Sex Benefits
yes
Non-discrimination policy
yes

Paid Time Off

Holidays
9
Vacation-
Sick days
Set
General PTO
19

Compensation

Most common job (hourly)
Legal Secretary
Avg. base pay (for hourly employee)$53,251
Avg. extra comp. (for hourly employee)$5,935
Most common job (salaried)
Associate
Avg. base pay (for salaried employee)$124,008
Avg. extra comp (for salaried employee)$2,607

Hiring/Staffing

FT voluntary turnover8.00%
# of job applicants12,601
Avg. # of applicants per opening91
# of jobs filled360
Jobs filled internally66
% of jobs filled by referral7.00%
# new graduates hired23
# of job openings (as of Feb. 2015)10