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“Employees trust our management,” says one person at this sprawling law firm, where it nonetheless feels like “competition and rivalry do not exist.” The “extremely transparent” CEO, Ben Adams, shares internal annual reports, hosts a regular “Ask Ben” video series, and makes 30 trips a year to the firm’s far-flung offices.

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Company Info

Rank last year95
Years on list
9
HQ location
Memphis
Employees
1484
Job openings (as of February 2018)11
Industry
Professional Services
Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)$333.744,608
Year founded
1888
Type of organization
Private
Number of work sites23
Websitehttp://www.bakerdonelson.com

Perks

100% health coverage
no
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
no
Subsidized childcare
yes
Compressed work weeks
yes
Fully-paid sabbaticals
yes
On-site fitness/subsidized gym
yes
On-site medical care facility
no
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
yes
Health insurance for part-timers
yes
Sick days for part-timers
yes
College tuition reimbursement
yes
Student loan debt repayment
yes
Medical facility at all locations
no

Diversity

% Minorities13%
% African-American/Black8%
% Asian2%
% Caucasian/White87%
% Hispanic/Latino2%
% Native American/Alaska Native-
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
% Two or more races1%
% Unknown ethnicity-

Paid Time Off

General PTO30
# Sick days
19
General PTO for part-timers
30
# Sick days for part-timers
19

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)
Associate
Avg. base pay (salaried)$131,550
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$4,237
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$135,787

Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

Full-time and part-time job growth11%
# of job applicants2,986
Avg. # of applicants per opening12
FT voluntary turnover9%
Jobs filled internally22%
Jobs filled by referral3%
# New graduates hired22