How do you deal with lack of concentration? Any tips and techniques on how to stay focused during the day?
Adams and Reese
Have you ever had to work with an associate who’s clueless but whose father is a prominent attorney at another firm in town so she’s untouchable? I have :(
Are my chances of lateraling to a V10 firm doomed? I'm currently 5 years old, top-performer, but my kindergarten was non-target.
Thoughts on transitioning into Biglaw from a local mid-large sized defense firm? Second year Associate here.
Anyone here successfully found a legal job abroad? In US looking to move to Netherlands or France. Any tips welcome!
Couple of mistakes in the past 2 weeks and the partner I do 80% of my work for (for multiple years) is treating me like our entire relationship is based on the last 2 weeks
My husband and I are hoping to have a child soon, but I don't want to get off track at work. I'd love to know how others have handled the transition to motherhood while competing to make partner.
Can you as a former clerk comment on a cases@on which you worked while clerking? I’d like to do a blog article on a case that I worked on like 3 years ago as a clerk.
They say 97% of all civil lawsuits settle. Have you found this to be true in your practice? What circumstances push a lawsuit to trial?
Defendant filed a motion to dismiss for lack of jurisdiction. I have to now oppose this motion: where do I even begin because tbh defendant has a pretty lock argument
What words after years of practice in your fields are you still completely unable to spell correctly on the first attempt (or 4th).
Would any amazing legal minds be willing to offer their time to give feedback and advice to a legal tech startup? I’m with aiLegal and we’re “ready” to go to market but having a tough time getting traction. I’d greatly appreciate anyone who is willing to provide their time to speak with my team and I. https://www.ailegal.com/
Roth IRAs - how much should I actuallyyy be putting in each year...? (27 and currently making less than 100k as a new attorney)
Has anyone used the attorney mortgage loans to purchase a house? I’m considering them but wanted to weigh the pros/cons and get some first-hand opinions
Have been going out with a colleague (we're both associates) for about a month; wondering whether to disclose...
How’s the cyber practice at BCG platinion? Has anyone moved there from EY? Is a certification required ?
Talking to a recruiter about a potential position at BCG Platinion. Any Platinion folks here who can tell me more about interview process, expected levels of hierarchy and experience, firm culture?
I moved out of NYC at the end of Aug. and moved to FL last yr. Can I claim I’m a part year resident of NY? I also rolled over my 401k to a Roth IRA after I moved. Not sure if NY taxes should apply
I am all for gender equality and mutual respect, however, I also think a little chivalry in a guy is really sweet and love it when he is protective and thoughtful. For example, offering to open the door, carry things, walking on the right side of the road, etc. Men - is this something you envision doing to show your lady that you care? Or do you think this is old-fashioned and would want your lady to not care about these things? Ladies - do you feel this way? Reasonable expectation or not?
Can we use dependent care FSA funds while on maternity leave? Want to reimbursed for big kid’s preschool which continues while on leave.
Seeing a lot of posts about SDRs and concern over CTR and response rate. After a while you need to think about changing the medium, not the messaging.
I've had too many "Dr. appointments" recently. What are some other interview excuses for a nosy manager
Anyone else open to discussing salaries? I was the only associate in my small Texas firm (3 attorneys including me) and paid $40,000. Promise of bonus, but no show. I felt like that was way too low.
HELP: I have been a TA for 5 yrs, and prior my role was HR/recruiter.I have tried to get out of TA and move into HR but I am having a difficult time. I have applied to entry level HR roles, simply to “start” fresh, and have not seen any luck for 2yrs.It’s not that I don’t like TA, but my company has no growth option and I am stuck at a dead end, unless a magical spell is casted. I have also applied to other TA roles as well, in hope to get industry experience. How can I better market myself?
Hey everyone! I’m looking to move out to London, I lost my projects due to COVID and if anyone could help me out with a referral in the UK or Europe I’d be very grateful! I can offer a good wine and dine in exchange! 🍾🍱
Consultants who hold only an undergraduate degree: If you were to pursue- or are planning to pursue an MBA, what would be your ideal post-MBA career opportunity?
Exit opportunities in south Florida? (Preferably palm beach county). Need to be closer to family. Currently a senior in AML
Any tips for getting into Asset Management or Real Estate Development in NYC? Looking to move from CA to NY soon, and I want to start seriously applying to places
Friend has been trying to get me into Microsoft for almost a year now. Tries through the referral program and never heard anything, even a phone screen. Resume has worked for other companies. Any tips
Been offered a role at Hogarth - have read a lot of bad reviews - NY office. Has anyone has experience with Hogarth WW.? Still wrapping my head around what exactly they do.