Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP.
Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP.

Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP.

4 Star Rating     3 reviews

Main Office:

10960 Wilshire Boulevard, 18th Floor | Los Angeles | CA | 90024

Phone: 310-481-7600 |

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Number of partners 65
Number of offices 20 Partner to associate ratio 0.40
Biggest office Los Angeles
Number of attorneys 270
Number of associates 165
   3 reviews

Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP. Reviews

- Reviewed on November 08, 2021

Advice to law firm management: Yearly pay bumps need to be better, the starting salary needs to be bumped to 105k.

Pros: They have a great book business. Very laid back, but hard working. Great work from home policy. The bonus structure makes up for the mediocre insurance (single person). Billable hour requirement of 165. Work-life balance is pretty good for a firm.

Cons: Smaller offices, the laptops are dated,

Current or former employee?: Current Employee

Job type: Full time

- Reviewed on October 20, 2021

Advice to law firm management: Please raise the base salary. It should not be lower than 6 figures for associates (with inflation going on). Give us advice on transferring offices or trying new practice areas.

Pros: Great Management, Great work from home policy, Lots of opportunities, room to grow, reasonable billable hours, and great bonus structure.

Cons: The base salary is lower. The health benefits aren't great.

Partners to Avoid and Why: None

Favorite Things About this Firm: Bonus structure and WFH policy.

Current or former employee?: Current Employee

Job type: Full time


Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman offers world-class representation for clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 500 corporations, with an emphasis on small to middle market firms. We offer services across a comprehensive range of practice areas. By combining decades of experience and in-depth legal knowledge with innovative management and the use of technology, we anticipate problems, seize opportunities and get cases resolved. Diversity is one of our core principles. This is reflected in the recruitment, training and promotion of our attorneys and, ultimately, the selection of our partners. The divergent backgrounds of our lawyers provides us with a wide-ranging perspective and leads to innovative strategies that yield efficient, successful results. From business and transactional matters to the toughest commercial and civil litigation, WSHB delivers the resources and experience of a large firm while maintaining outstanding, personal client service. All focused on one goal: the best possible outcomes of our client’s legal matters.

Practice Areas

Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP. practices law in the following areas and works with its clients to provide the best possible legal solutions.

  • Appellate
  • Business Transactions
  • General Liability And Casualty
  • Commercial And Business Litigation
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Entertainment And New Media
  • Environmental
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Mass Torts And Class Action Defense
  • Medical Malpractice And Healthcare Law
  • Mold And Water Damage
  • Pharmaceutical And Medical Devices
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Public Entity Defense
  • Real Estate And Land Use
  • Toxic Tort And Occupational Exposure
  • Transportation

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