Allen & Overy
At law firms that restrict their lawyers’ personal securities trading, how are those policies enforced?
You ever saying something stupid in front of a partner and can’t stop thinking about how he/she probably thinks you’re a dumbass? No? Just me?
I just noticed that I’ve come to reflexively dread the sound of footsteps coming to a stop outside my door.
Will be traveling on my state’s primary election date (mid-March). I’m voting by mail and honestly don’t how far ahead of time I should complete my ballot. Any strategies? Anyone in the same boat?
I know some schools have eliminated LSAT, and others have given the alternative of GRE. Does anyone know of a source for determining the schools in each category?
Is there a huge difference in workload between V50 firms and a smaller national/larger regional firm? I realize this is highly specific to each firm but want to know if there is a pervasive trend.
Anyone work in a different office from the majority of the other attorneys in their practice group (i.e. very infrequent face time)? Any tips for success?
I am curious - I have an opposing counsel that sends provocative or incorrect emails related to our case late night (eg 11:00 pm Sunday Night, 1:00 am) and does not consider the timing (nor the content) of his emails to be inappropriate - what do you think about lawyers that send late night emails- are they indicative of incivility? Unprofessional? - how best should this behavior be handled.
Is anyone familiar with commercial cloud legal work? I know someone who looking for an attorney to handle commercial cloud work and I have no clue what that’s about!
Any advice on exploring career options within law? Current corporate biglaw, I enjoy my firm but hate the 24/7 fire drills that come with firm life. I don’t know if in-house would get boring over time. No idea what to work towards anymore.
I've heard that it's really hard to get a job in public defense if you have any DA / AUSA / DOJ experience. Any truth to this?
Is it actually possible for lawyers to become CEOs / CIOs these days? Thinking of Kenneth Chenault, Lloyd Blankfein, etc
Limiting email checks to two specific times daily - - thoughts? Does it help productivity? Is it too dangerous?
What is the latest in a lawyer’s career you have seen him/her change practice areas? If you know the before/after, that helps as well.
Does anyone work in EC/VC (whether at a firm, a fund, or at a start-up)? I’m a general corporate associate and thinking of lateraling to a firm that focuses on this type of work, with the goal being to eventually go in-house. Would love to hear about any experiences.
Just finished the movie Hereditary and I ask myself wtf did I just watch? Anyone feel the same after seeing this?
Maybe I’m naive, but how does having 2 0% index funds help Fidelity in any way? Do they assume you’ll move money to them for those funds and then buy additional also?
How do you leverage an external offer? I was recruited and took interviews to explore and keep options open, but I think the cultural-fit is wrong. I have an offer but want to stay with ACN.
Anyone have any recs for a great cream eyeshadow? Looking for a taupe color. I love the idea of a subtle wash of darker color but I can’t find the right shade to pull it off
Will be going to Chicago with my GF for the first time in 2 weeks (spending the weekend). Can you please provide recommendations with things to do/Marriott hotels?
A friend pinged me today saying PwC is remote rest of the year. Can anyone confirm/deny? Meanwhile at Accenture our leadership cannot seem to wait to be back in office 😂
Has anyone moved from an agency in the U.S. to one in London? What was your experience and would you recommend making the move?
Hi fellow 🐠🐠just now opening an account with Gemini. New to ETH trading but it has been soaring! Is it a good call to get some at the current price?
I want to buy my first home but feel like I could be jumping the gun. Homeowners - how much did you have in savings when you bought? How much did you put down/how much was the house?
Manhattan Prep Advanced Quant (as a part of the bundle) versus TTP for improving quant from 45? This was my baseline quant score and I’m looking to begin studying soon
Female 🐠- if you can, please avoid wearing pointy heels on the airplane. You don’t want to the reason the inflatable evacuation slide or raft deflates.
Technical PhD (e.g. Computer science) vs Management Phd. Which one has more demand in industry and academia?
We’ve all been told being a lawyer is a stressful job. Do you agree? What is the source of your stress? Opposing counsel? Clients? Supervisor? Billables? Something else?