French law student. Future holder of a masters degree in international business law, targeting a LLM and passing the bar. How realistic is my ambition of making it in the US?
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I have an offer from a lower tier middle market firm and from a small but prominent litigation boutique. The boutique’s base salary is slightly hire, and the bonuses are about the same. Thoughts?
Rising 2nd year at corporate boutique. Major market. 170k base, variable monthly est. 20k, EOY subjective bonus. Big law = 200+25 I think. Is the range I am in competitive? Billed 2500+ last year.
Lateraling from big law, major market to small/mid-tier market. L&E- focused attorney and background. Better to go to best ranked law firm in area or national employment boutique? Why?
Is it possible to go from Finance Compliance to Biglaw? I have 5y Biglaw experience abroad and NY license. Moved to NY for inhouse job in finance but considering moving back after 4y.
I’m a commercial litigator considering a lateral move, is including a “representative matters” section on your resume encouraged? Always felt it was unnecessary bc you can look up the cases I’m on.
Is it possible to lateral into a Tampa, FL law firm from out of state without first taking and passing the FL bar exam? If so, where?
I’m thinking about a transition from Biglaw, but I don’t really know what I’d like to do and I’m worried I’ll just get stuck with less money and no increased satisfaction or flexibility. Any ideas?
Any thoughts on the IP litigation outlook in Atlanta and/or Charlotte? Looking to move but I’m not sure of the workload there. I predominately focus on patent infringement at my current firm.
Senior Counsel in Boston. Thoughts on best way to connect with the right recruiter? Have a decent book and significant trial exp. Ideally will land as partner at mid sized firm, but flexible on title.
Currently working in tax at a big 4 firm but want to pivot into tax at a big law firm, what are your recommendations in doing so? Also, I am not doing compliance my role is consultant based.
Any tips on how to do a stealth job search while at a firm? Trying to relocate to a different market but have a demanding BigLaw job in NYC. Bad idea to request interviews by videoconference?
I want to practice privacy law at a medium/big sized firm. I have my CIPP/US, exposure to the field across three internships, and am clerking. NJ/NYC area.
What is the best way for a US-licensed attorney to lateral to a position in a big legal market in a different country, e.g. London?
Hello - I am a junior associate switching from business&finance litigation to real estate transactional work. Yes you read this right. Any suggestions for executing this transition smoothly?
For a Mid-senior level associate lateraling out of a big market to a small-medium market, what is the best way to ask and receive info on partner compensation to compare long-term opportunities?