To those who were NQs in 2008/2009 and didn’t get retained - what did you do? Did you paralegal? I’m a fourth seater really struggling to find anything as literally no firms are recruiting NQs right n…
Has anyone here ever worked offshore e.g. Cayman Islands? If so, what are your thoughts on working/living there?
London folk, question for you: do firms and offices in London not recruit candidates directly? I hardly see positions advertised on the websites of these firms but there are vacancies that they seem t…
Hello, I am a big law associate in the US looking to relocate to the UK. How difficult is this to do? Can this be done?
Are BigLaw hours in London really that bad? Would an MC firm be a safer option as a foreign qualified lawyer looking to make a move.
Any thoughts on Latham in London? Considering a move out of MC and hear they are very strong at Finance. Also any insight into base pay bracket for 2PQE?
Self-described ‘aggressive litigators’ are insecure lawyers compensating poor technical skills with unjustified pressure.
UK attorney moving to the UK: how much money do you need to make to be able to live well in London? I’m on the NY scale but might need to take a pay cut. How much is good non-NYC scale pay for London?
Folks: what are your thoughts about Taylor Wessing? I focus on VC and M&A work and TW seems to be a good fit but I don’t know how they’re viewed in the market and what the pay is. Any insight help…
US Lawyers in London: how are you doing your taxes in US and UK to avoid double taxation? Do you use an accountant?
How big a step up is it as an associate in a Magic Circle firm to a US firm in terms of hours and responsibility?
I am a US attorney with a very reputable environmentaL firm. Passed the MCT and will take the OSCE in May. Would love any and all advice about how law firm or in-house hiring in London works.