While we’re talking about loans - someone tell me why interest capitalizes when we enter repayment or change repayment plans?
When are tuition rates going to go down? It's bad enough for big law attorneys doing debt financing--think about people paying full freight at New York Law School not in the top 5% of the class
Tips for asking an acquaintance to help you get a job? I’ve applied to the position and set up a coffee date with the acquaintance who works at the firm but unsure of how to ask.
How long should I have to bill/collect than one of the 3 partners at my firm before they take me seriously? 3 older male partners. I’m a younger female.
At an AMLAW 200 firm and referred a friend who is likely to get a job offer. What do firms usually offer as a bonus for referring a candidate they hire? I’ve heard it’s all over the place
Anyone ever heard of an associate making $200K fully remote from a different state? He’s experienced, but still.
Anyone here an attorney in KY? Anyone know of any firms hiring in the eastern region? Live in too small of a town, not a lot of opportunity for a woman; little to no job postings on hiring websites.
Physically unable to start monotonous work until right up against a deadline? Simple client letters taking you 3 hours? Cramming in your month billing in the last week? Get evaluated for ADHD.
Thinking of taking a job that is a 55k salary in Chicago, (bonus may make 65), know no one but decent w/l balance. Should I be concerned with cost of living or just start the experience? Transactional
Is partnership a worthwhile goal? Seems like the time/money trade-off gets worse, especially if you're trying to have a family
What’s the typical pay structure for non-equity and equity partners? Eat what you kill? Or something different?
I had a dream that the building was on fire and the assistant at my office told me to stay and hold down the fort
Is it possible to transition to litigation / pro bono work after working in corporate / restructuring in big law?
How do u approach debt with your spouse? Spouse has no debt (parents)& while I mitigated my costs, still came out w/ 150k. Have 70k left since married. Should they help pay? Big pot or separare accts?