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Subletting my 1-bedroom in FiDi. Luxury pet-friendly building right next to the NYSE. Very quiet as it’s facing Broad St, which is closed off to traffic. Bright with modern finishes. I am the firs… more

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Foreign LLM student here. I plan to take the NY bar exam in February. I’m thinking of taking a bar prep course (most likely Barbri). They offer two options: the “traditional” course (which lasts aroun… more

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DPW Finance - anyone from DPW finance team here? How is the work culture? What are the hours like these days?

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Any insight on Corp group at WilmerHale? The firm in general and specially NY office.

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To all the corporate lawyers who lateraled to Latham, K&E, Cooley, etc., has the work caught up to you or do you have a more of life now that the ranks are swollen?

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Um can the firm please reimburse me for all the Nexium?

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Any insight on Katten (The NY office and M&A group)?

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Anyone in M&A at Davis Polk willing to talk about their experiences?

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Are there any “best practices” as it relates to giving notice? Currently practicing in somewhat of a specialist group and lateraling to re-tool to a practice area I’m more interested in and also reloc… more

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Does anyone have any insight on Schulte? Specifically M&A.

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I’m a jr M&A associate with a second round interview at Arnold and Porter. Any insight (the practice, environment, etc) firm wide and specifically NY office would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

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I’m hoping someone might have some ideas about this- I’m currently five years out of law school with a clerkship, a tax LLM, 3 years of experience doing transactional tax work and a few months of EC/V… more

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I'm a senior associate at an AmLaw 100 firm being considered for an non-equity partner position at another AmLaw 100 firm which is a bit further down the pole. There is a business development expe… more

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Any advice on finding in-house opportunities for junior associates in IP transactions/privacy? I've seen some juniors with 0.5-1.5 years of experience in biglaw go in-house lately, but all the pos… more

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Hi there. Is anyone working as lawyer in a consulting firm (KPMG, Deloitte, EY, pax) in New York City? I am curious about the average salary for an entry level and about the work/life balance

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After going through several rounds for an in house role, recruiter I was working with called to say that employer will make me an offer and asked to talk through compensation expectations. He was very… more

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Anyone have recommendations for a good general practitioner? Need a new doctor. Please feel free to DM me! Thank you so much!

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Thoughts on MoFo, NY office, Corporate finance?

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Any intel on WilmerHale's NYC office?

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Should female associates wear a one piece at firm outing (country club) or are bikinis ok?

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Anyone hear anything about Cleary on quarantine?

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Anyone have insight into Dechert corporate in NY? Culture, size, etc?

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Worried about returning to the office and leaving my pandemic pet. I know my kitty will be ok and adjust but I don’t think I will be 😢

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Have any associates used a lateral offer to negotiate a raise at their current firm?

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Anyone have experience with lasik/smile recently? Would love to hear thoughts and where you went, along with how much time off from work (if any) you needed afterwards!

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What is your take home pay as a first year? Trying to figure out my budget. Thanks!

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Any insights into how long this hot lateral market will last? Transactional first year asking.

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2012 Sr Associate. Left my firm in February after being recruited by a partner I used to work for, and it turns out I’m not very happy. Difficult people, terrible schedule and ruined vacations so fa… more

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Thoughts on Debevoise for litigation?

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What’s the best app/way to mark up documents with an iPad? I have an Apple Pencil.

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Bar app question - one of my former internship supervisors didn’t put the year that he was admitted on the employment affirmation form, just the state (NY). I’d rather not go back to ask him to fix it… more

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I'm so anxious and tired. I'm trying my absolute best but it seems no matter how hard I work or how many hours I put in, I'll never be good. It's a sinking and horrible feeling in my h… more

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What do you pay maid for 2 bedroom 2.5 bath in city? She’s here from 9am -1 pm.

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For firms where work is assigned through a coordinator, is the fact that you’re still consistently getting work an indicator that you at least won’t be fired soon?

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Thoughts on STB NYC banking & credit group? I’m sure they work a lot but curious as to more specifics on hours/culture/exit ops/general pros & cons. Thanks.

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Thoughts on Milbank NY project finance team? Workload, hours, environment, ups and downs? Thoughts on Milbank NY in general are also welcome.

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Culture at Oracle? Anyone know anything about it?

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anyone keep a car in midtown? How much is parking a month?

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Does anyone have any recommendations on how to conduct the post-clerkship job search if the goal is big law? I am coming from a state appellate clerkship in a major market.

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Current billable min is 2000. Debating negotiating it down to 1950. Is there a meaningful difference in between 50 hours though or should I just focus on asking for more in comp

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