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Anyone here whose spouse is also an attorney… do you have two offices in your home? Seems silly to waste 2 rooms for that purpose but might be necessary.

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Do you clean up before the cleaning professional comes? 👀

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What are some of the most recession-proof practice areas? Getting slightly nervous with the looming recession which looks to be almost inevitable now…

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What are words/phrases that you weren’t taught in law school but you now use almost everyday? Mine are redline, stet, DD, CPs…to name a few.

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Are these new offices that are booming in TX and FL really asking people to lateral and expecting them to take the bar again?? Smh

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If I can only afford one suit for court because I’m a young, poor attorney, what color should it be? I typically try for a more “modern” style if that helps.

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Is it possible to go from midlaw lit to crim law (PD or Private defense) then to midlaw or biglaw white collar?

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Is indeed the best website for laterals? How does one go through the process of a recruiter?

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What are some other options for someone experienced in litigation who doesn’t want to be a partner?

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Has anyone successfully lost weight while being a lawyer? I want to be healthier but it feels like life just won’t let me.

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What's your fav to redline: DPA's or ToS? 🙃🙃🙃

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I just finished my two weeks notice period. I am freeee from my work email!! Well for the next week 🥴🥴

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I’m about to start my first firm job after a clerkship. Any tips/things you wish you knew before you started? I’ll be doing bankruptcy litigation. Mostly worried about time management/organization/bil… more

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For those of you that are lucky enough to have a mentor: How did you go about cultivating that relationship/getting someone to mentor you?

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Heard vs Depp. How we looking?

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Am in talks with a few biglaw firms in NYC and am not able to find a clear answer on what the salary ranges are for Reed Smith and Polsinelli senior associates (I’ve found articles regarding salary ra… more

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Yo. Anyone applying to work for Elon? LOL

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I’m looking to get into collections law. Can anyone please reach out with any advice, or point me in the direction of what resources I can use?

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Best books/articles/publications to follow about cannabis law?

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Had a second interview with AmLaw200 firm Monday, which I originally got from a referral from an influential partner. All seemed to go fantastic and heard back from two of the most relevant partners r… more

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Currently in L&E and I’m not passionate about it (plus, culture is not my favorite). Been here less than two years. I have an offer from a GP firm that I’m going to take (once conflicts clear etc.… more

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I work remotely for a national firm and am licensed only in the state where I live/practice. I have no plans to move to another state. I’ve been thinking about getting admitted in one or two neighbori… more

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I’m interested in trying out some policy work. Can anyone advise on what that kind of work is like? I’d also appreciate resources on finding policy jobs. I noticed a number of interesting DC-based pos… more

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Do we think the president has anything to do with the looming recession or was this inevitable regardless of who POTUS was?

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Employee benefits/exec comp associate here. I lateraled into a firm that sold me on great mentorship from the partners and ability to grow in areas that I need to grow in. Almost a year in and I feel… more

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Starting to line up moving to Michigan. Who’s hiring entry/junior associates in tax planning, transfer pricing, or m&a? Thanks!

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Is the trend going to be for firms to permit more remote work, or is the 3 days in the office here to stay? Where is the market going?

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First time looking for a new job after my first firm. I am terrified. Anyone else felt this way? Why is it so scary?

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Is there anyone else who doesn’t have an inspiration to make partner? I’m currently in a position where I won’t be able to make partner and I’m fine with it but I feel like everyone I speak too is te… more

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Current litigation associate thinking about going in-house for my next step. What’s the best way to land these roles? (Recruiter, job postings, word of mouth, etc)

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Any California government employees here? Do you like it? Looking into attorney jobs with the state or county. Thanks!

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Anyone lateraled at the 2-4 year mark from boutique (40ish lawyers, corporate lit work on same level as biglaw, making top NY pay) to v100? Can you say anything about the experience? The reason I’m … more

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Question, does anyone have any advise on where to learn about tech contracts. I’d like to get into tech law with corps, but I don’t know where to start and the jobs that I’ve been applying to don’t bi… more

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Any *actual* concerns about layoffs at firms?

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I’m at small firm going through a partner divorce. Two partners want to keep me and be a big part of things moving forward. Training new associates, etc. One partner will likely retire in 5-10 years. … more

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I’m representing a PR in a probate case where an heir is being represented by counsel whose conduct has demonstrated a concerning lack of professionalism. This attorney has missed two deadlines each … more

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How much does it cost at minimum to retain someone at F&L? (As an employer fighting arbitration)

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