This bowl so dead. You guys wanna talk about something? I'll go first: Totto Ramen in Alston is amaaazing.
How many of you have actually read the entire handbook? How long was it? What was the hardest or easiest part of the handbook for you?
For all that HR leaders have done to shoulder the huge responsibilities over the last 6 months, what are your organizations doing to take care of you? For all the space we hold for other people, is anyone holding space for you?
What do people think about the prospect of law firms converging in the US like they have in the UK? Anyone see a future where firms are publicly traded like i-banks?
Can we start of a thread of in-house counsel salaries and year out of law school? I’m a third year employment associate earning $200k in Silicon Valley.
Anyone have any good tools they like to use to improve / check for grammar and readability for legal writing?
Firm-wide guidelines for file retention? General rule is 7 years...is that the standard that most firms follow? Best judgment on certain files? Do you delete files completely so no record at all?
Best way to bring up the sloppy work of paralegal w/partner? He doesn’t mind bc he isn’t super type A but I’m constantly spending hours cleaning up things she did wrong or can’t master (simple doc formatting..). She doesn’t see the urgency or importance of clean/mistake-free work & partner won’t reinforce anything I request/recommend.
Anyone transition out of med mal defense after 7+ years? If so, into what area? How difficult was the switch? Did you take a pay cut?
If you have your dream job, what is it, how did you get there and why is it a dream? For those on the path, please feel free to contribute. Thank you.
How am I supposed to interpret a partner saying “nice job” on these briefs and then essentially re-writing everything I wrote? Is this some kind of passive aggressive mind trick?
Headaches at the office? Partners are super understanding when I get a migraine and need to leave (VERY rarely) but I’m prone to headaches and sometimes need to shut my eyes for 15 min to stop (cont.)
Genuinely exhausted and hyper stressed by the impeachment proceedings and primary election process. But I need to follow the news for work- can't just ignore it. Any suggestions on how to deal?
Whelp, just got back from vacation to discover my project has been Corona-cancelled. Anxious about what this means for future layoffs, but for now.... relaxation! Edit: left a month ago, got stuck out
Any idea what the average salary range is for a Sr. Accountant in industry (SoCal area)? From a strictly compensation standpoint is it better to leave B4 for a smaller firm or industry?
Does anyone do Pilates regularly? What have your experience/results been? I’ve taken 2 classes now and they were certainly hard but I wasn’t sore the next day so not sure if it’s effective.
Trump’s dangerous covid-19 response is creating an unsafe climate. Can I request asylum in Canada?
Delta Sky Lounge users: What are some of the best complimentary alcoholic bevs at the bar? I’m seeing adds flash on the screen for cocktails but they cost money
Im on a high profile project that would be good for my portfolio but I basically have nothing to do and left out of the whole thing. Should I just leave it and be more productive elsewhere? I feel bad looking like a freeloader when my name ends up in it and I haven’t done anything for it
Anyone looking forward to Borat 2? Below is the hotel scene with Rudy Giuliani in a compromised position lol. https://twitter.com/RexChapman/status/1319497602900152320?s=20
Heard great things about Schellman from culture to benefits. Anyone currently working there would like to share some insights?
Client's internal demo to an important stakeholder fails because they forgot to pay their AWS bill on time and Amazon just switched them off. Epic.
Anyone done H1B visa transfer recently (BAL)? I was told 4-6 weeks for preparation and they are not going to file until beginning of Dec. Should I use hiring manager to pressure them?
Hey KPMG cyber folks - I’m currently at another firm that has a non-poach agreement with KPMG in place. I started grad school and recruiters thought I left my old firm, so they reached out....