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A bowl for law school graduates working in or interested in working in public accounting.
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Is this a good practice area for recent grads? Or people with only 1 YOE?

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Can anyone speak to what entry level Jd/LLMs make at Deloitte in Boston? Curious about SALT, International and … more

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Dm me if any attorney is looking for referral to BDO. (US experienced hires only)

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Received an email about doing a HireVue with Deloitte for an M&A internship position. Any advice or tips on… more

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Anyone leave PA to work at IRS? What was your experience?

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Anyone leave PA to work at a firm? What’s your experience been like? Any regrets? Tips?

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I am not in law school yet. But I was wondering where I can find out about other opportunities besides the standard tax attorney route. I am almost a CPA and currently in audit.

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Any insight regarding the salary for an entry level tax associate for a JD/LLM at Alvarez & Marsal (DC Office)? Alvarez & Marsal

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What are the avenues of going into WNT as a manager? Could someone describe their experience at a WNT team?

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Has anyone here ever done any work as an adjunct professor? Curious on how you liked it, preparation, pay?

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Seeking background info on a real estate transaction staff role for a tax LLM candidate. What isdoes the role involve, area of tax law, how does it compare to international/m&a, exit opps and pay.… more

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How does the bonus structure typically work in big4 on the consulting side? Is it based on hours worked? Is there a performance aspect to it? Is it possible to get a good bonus without putting in ridi… more

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What are some career prospects as a JD LLM? Interested in big 4 and elsewhere other than your typical ITS and M&A groups.

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I’m rather new to international tax (6 months) and looking to dabble with various types of consulting projects once compliance slows down. Does anyone know any fun/interesting areas, groups, etc in in… more

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International Tax and M&A both seem to generally be compensated about the same with M&A being slightly higher in some cases. I’m everyone’s experience was this the case or have others seen it … more

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Can anyone set light on starting salary of JD/ tax LLM (GULC), for associate in Big4 tax controversy and dispute resolution?

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Anyone have a full-time Big 4 offer (JD/LLM) with a signing bonus in Dallas or similar COL? My recruiter says it’s not negotiable but if I know of someone from a competitor with a higher bonus then sh… more

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Can anyone please share their experience or insight into a controversy & dispute resolution associate role with the big4? What does it involve day to day, WLB, compensation (NY/DC locations), exit… more

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Starting my tax LLM in a few days at Georgetown. I'm new to US tax. Any recommendations for a specialty/hot area to focus on (please give reasons) and any particular course(s) you would recommend… more

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I love international tax (in core) and don’t mind compliance at all but it’s been nearly 100% of what I do. Any ways of balancing out with more structuring/planning?

Some background: there… more

Anyone here start out in PA and leave to go to law school and come back? I’ve been contemplating leaving and going to law school for years. I have 3 years of advisory experience primarily in financial… more

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I’ve heard people say that despite having a legal degree that pay between CPA’s and lawyers evens out at manager level. Is there any truth to this?

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Any ideas on first year salary/bonus (if any) for an M&A tax in Dallas at Kpmg? I’m interning in a different city and trying to transfer for my full time offer so I’m trying to get an idea of what… more

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Lawyers in Public Accounting, what have your non-public accounting job experiences been like? If you’re currently in public accounting, are you happy where you’re at or do you aspire to do something d… more

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Just applied for an M&A internship at the big 4. I am a JD/LLM student and have done lots of relevant coursework and have experience as a SALT intern. What are the odds I can get an interview. Sho… more

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Seeing lots of stuff going around about EY going public. Can anyone speak to the truth in that? Also can anyone… more

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Considering relocating to a bigger city for change in environment and for more opportunities. Which US city would offer the most opportunities and quality of life for folks of our background?

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Fears of a recession are reasonably causing people to take a second look at their job security. Seeing as many lawyers are working in specialty tax within PA how many of you are worried about a potent… more

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As a law student interested in going into the field I’ve seen a lot of negative comments saying that only lawyers who couldn’t get into big law go into PA. Although I know most people try to get into … more

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For those of you who work in your firm’s Washington National Tax practice, what’s your background like and how did you get to WNT?

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What exit ops have you guys heard of from B4 m&a tax as a JD/LLM? I’m an intern right now and I think I’ll likely accept an offer as the work and team has been great, but I don’t think I see mysel… more

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Can anyone give any insight into what a law school grad with a JD/LLM in taxation can except to earn coming fresh out of school. Have a couple years left of school currently interning doing SALT also … more

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