Where is the best place to see sample briefs? I’m looking for a guide to show a defendant met the minimum contacts test for jurisdiction
My back still hurts from last week, these fancy ergonomic office chairs seem to somehow feel worse then the regular ones...
Worked w a partner a few times. Told him I’m available for more work, but he hasn’t followed up & it’s been a while. Today he popped by my office and goes “I haven’t forgotten about you” Cont..
Just sent an email to an authority stating in bold letters that the subject was “Comfidential”. Guess I’ll just resign
Is it difficult to transition out of doing personal injury to commercial lit (both on plaintiffs-side)?
4yr associate started at midsize firm approx 4 months ago. My direct partner I work for makes sexual comments which is causing a hostile work env. Do I report? Can’t see how I stay at firm if I report
In-house transactional folks: which resources and forms do you miss most from your BigLaw days? What do you wish you were able to have handy from your old firm? Checklists, board resolutions, form NDAs, etc. (The entire library of Practical Law does not count as an answer!)
Anyone else dread having to read their hearing transcripts? To me, it’s the equivalent of hearing a recording of my own voice.
I noticed Baker McKenzie cut pay for non-equity partners and other employees. Are equity partners exempt from the pay cuts?
Any entertaining stories about opposing counsel just losing their mind on you in court or over the phone? How do you respond to opposing counsel who is being rude, unreasonable, or verbally abusive?
Does anybody have insight into ZS Associates corporate finance team? What kind of work do they do? How do they interact with project teams?
Thoughts on McKinsey PE practice? How is their reputation in the market and opportunities for exit? Any insights on expected pay for analyst - senior business analyst would be appreciated!
Anyone here transitioned from working in the US to abroad (specifically Europe) as a US citizen? If so, how did you do it? It’s a long-term goal of mine and want to see if I’m taking the right steps
Just got off a call w/ a partner that said he heard concerns about my motivation/commitment to the project. How to take?
How difficult is it to discuss with the potential new employer for support to pay off the tuition support fee for MBT(subject to repayment upon termination)? The new position is also tax related. Cont
Anyone have reservations about completing a MBA? Thoughts on MBA not being what it once was? Just graduated BBA and on edge about going into an MBA program, debt being the major factor.
How frequently have you changed firms in consulting? I am at my 3rd firm in 8 years since my MBA, 1.5 years since I started at Huron.
Prepping for first case interview: what can I read or study ahead of time, please? I’m a cyber guy, and have never had to do anything with business case questions or problems. Books? Tests? Thanks !
What are the diversity numbers of lgbtqai+ representation in agency top roles? Is it as horrid as the racial diversity mix numbers recently released? On another note, I'd very welcome to chat with an out CSO / CMO type, if they're out there... but I've yet to meet anyone ☹️ from what I've seen it looks like they usually start their own businesses. Which I think is a great thing but I wonder if they do that partly because lack of leadership opportunity in existing firms. Thoughts?
What do you say when you’re emailing a referral for the first time to reach out to them? I don’t know what to say and I don’t want to write anything stupid or put them off by saying the wrong thing!
I have a client under 65 starting to draw income from their VA. Most annuities I'm aware of only allow 4% to be drawn at that age. Is there anything out there that's 5% or greater?
Anyone here gone through the interview process for strategy roles at Facebook or Google? Got some outreach from recruiters and I’m trying to gauge what to expect re: salary (2 years post MBA)
Looking to take advantage of the weather tomorrow. Any recommendations for cool outdoor restaurants in DC/NOVA? Thanks!
Resume help needed! What’s another word for workstream that can be used in a resume? Trying to describe that I was a worksteam lead and responsible for an area of work without being too wordy
Recs for a quality leather portfolio? Something with compartments for notebooks; cards, pens, etc. Preferably something w a chic design and color options (i.e. not just black/brown)
Just refinanced my student loans at 3.89% fixed 10 years. Around 90k in loans. Is that a good percentage? Not in a rush to pay it off due to investments paying out more than 3.89%.
Guys. I just went through my grubhub delivery orders looking for the ramen place I wanted, and I realized I’ve been averaging a bottle of vodka a week for the better part of a month now 😳