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A recruiter reached out to me for a position and I referred my friend for the position instead. The recruiter promised me a referral bonus and is asking me to provide an invoice. He also says I need t… more

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Company refuses to include a mutual indemnification and claims their liability in accordance with statutory law is “enough and fair”.

What is a good workaround here?

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Pros/cons of a generalist role in a tech vs tangible goods company?

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Lately, there has been a lot of “shopping around” by business units for the legal advice they want to hear. One has now gone over my head twice to the GC to get a legal “okay” that I advised against. … more

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Looking for insights into salary / working hours for in-house counsel in energy industry in Singapore

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Anyone here work at the Asian Development Bank / International Finance Corporation / any other multilateral? Keen to get insights on salaries and working hours (including potential income tax benefits… more

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What software do you use to organize files company-wide? What software do you use in general? Any resources are appreciated. Thanks guys! (I’m the only in-house lawyer).

Would base pay 155k for 2 years of general corporate transactional experience in a top big law firm be considered low or just right for a corporate counsel position? I keep getting conflicting resour… more

Hey all! Anyone work (or worked) at ZoomInfo? What are your thoughts on the work culture there? In legal. Cross posted.

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Tips to land an in-house position (before I bash my head into my keyboard in Litigation)? I had my first in-house position today. However, I feel like I’m not getting a lot of responses from my applic… more

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Talk about frustrating: perfect role at a dream pharma company. Job description reads like my resume. Former head of department is a friend and passes resume directly to the hiring manager. All are sh… more

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Anyone have insight into working at Coinbase as well as the TC range for Director/AGC? Bit concerned about applying since they … more

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Question ideas for an interview with the boss’s boss (EVP level)? 1000ish person media company

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Anyone have helpful/creative tax strategies given that in-house counsels are typically W-2 salaried employees with hefty tax liabilities?

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Any tips for dealing with people in your organization that ignore your emails or take more than a week to respond?

I have tried the tactic of CCing their managers, but this still hasn’t sol… more

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Has anyone actually had viable job opportunities come from AngelList? How helpful is it in actually finding and landing a job as the first attorney for a startup? Or, are there other places anyone wou… more

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In house attorneys in Real Estate - what are the raises / bonuses you are seeing this year? Feel free to include your base / rank in your dept. - wondering if people are losing money due to inflation… more

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Anyone ever decline an offer and then try to accept it? Declined an offer but thinking I made the wrong decision, any tips? Should I reach out to HR manager? Only 1 day has passed fyi

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Was just about finished clicking through an in-house counsel application. When.. it asked for my undergraduate GPA, and then my LSAT score. I honestly cannot remember either. And, not sure why either … more

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Bay Area in-house counsel: what’s your YOE and base salary?

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Tips for sussing out how demanding an in-house role will be during the interview process? I’m a hard worker and motivated but if I’m taking a large pay cut to go in house I want to try to be sure I’m … more

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Thank you email after interviews. Yay or Nay?

Need advice. New job wants me to start mid September. I have a vacation planned over Labor Day meaning if I wait until after vacation to give notice, I’ll only give 1 week. Clearly don’t want to do th… more

Anyone have insight into TC for Senior Corporate Counsel @Microsoft? Also would they uplevel the position for someone with 16 YOE?

Anyone here in house counsel for Open Society Foundation? My friend is interested to apply but curious to hear some opinions as to the pay, environment hours etc ! Thank you

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I’m really interested in trying to transition into a role at a public pension plan. I think my experience makes me well suited for it and I want to get out of law firm life. I’ve never worked in a go… more

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I need some advice. I’ve been in house for a year (private practice for 5 years before that). When I was hired, I was told there were a lot of growth opportunities. Shortly after joining, my boss was … more

What are transitions for a third or fourth year big law m&a attorneys?
What is reasonable comp for those positions?

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Are there any signs of in house comp going up closer to big law at all?

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Is there a type of in-house work that’s more focused on legal research/legal questions/dilemmas b/w law and ethics? Just finding commercial work to be boiling down to "be the literate person in a… more

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Anyone here familiar with working at Morae global?

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Midlaw M&A/Corporate 6th year in LCOL city. Have potential opportunity to go in house for public fintech co. doing substantially similar work. Comp similar to what I make now, but vague on upside.… more

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I’m in line for a promotion soon. I came into the company near the top of the VP/senior counsel band and with the expectation that I’d be promoted to AGC after a moderately long period. The pay band f… more

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Currently interviewing with Amazon for an associate corporate counsel role. After the first round, I was quickly moved on to the written exercise but its now been a month since I submitted it and I ha… more

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I just got an offer of 160k plus 20% target bonus + 20% target equity for a senior corporate counsel for a Fortune 500 fintech company. During the interview process, I was given a range of 140-185. Th… more

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After having complete WLB and amazing lifestyle (something I craved at big law), I am learning that I may just be built for the grind. I miss it, I’m bored. Anyone else? I’m single in my early 30s so … more

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Worth leaving a comfortable in-house job, hours 8-4 TC $202k for a $15k Base Increase and $25-$30K bigger bonus TC $240-$250k. Bigger company and very well known compared to current job. New job would… more

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Does anyone know of remote companies who pay their Trademark/Brand Protection/Advertising Counsel a base of around $250K excluding bonuses/RSU's.

Interest: Media, Tech, CPG.
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Client is licensing proprietary software to Customer. Customer wants to cap liability at amount of fees paid to Client under the agreement for any and all claims. Suggested carve ou… more

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