Any insight on Brownstein Hyatt in Denver? Looking to relocate and wondering about the firm's culture and work environment, and where they stand on taking on people from outside of CO.
Thoughts on this from a legal standpoint? I've been wondering how the US Supreme Court will decide the employment discrimination cases for gay and trans employees on the basis of sex.
Favorite easy Thanksgiving recipes? I was asked to bring a side dish for my family's meal and have this evening only to plan, shop, and cook. Easily-transportable please (no soups). Thanks fam!!
Is anyone here counsel at a bank? What practice of law were you in originally? Looking to make a move from biglaw but not currently in a banking regulatory practice - does it matter?
I past the CA bar and still waiting for my moral character evaluation result. After 6 months of my submission, I received an email requesting for more info about my past employment termination (my first job). Does anyone know how much details we should provide? Below is the request: (PS: termination was unfair but I don’t want to get into arguments with old employer) • A detailed narrative explaining the events and/or circumstances leading up, during and through your termination from Xxx.
Anyone leave being a lawyer to work in consulting-- alix, duff and phelps, primeclerk-- do you regret it? What were the pros and cons?
Given the challenges I've had with integrating technology into my legal practice, I've been looking for some resources to help me out. I came across this challenge on Twitter today. Seems to be free. Thought it might be useful for some of you:
Looking into switching from Big4 to law firm, recently saw an opening for Conflicts attorney, any thoughts? Is it stimulating work? Is it a good move?
Anyone who's worked in both law and consulting before? I'm considering a switch to consulting and want to find out more about the work. I'm more or less familiar with the hours / pay. For context, I'm currently in commercial litigation in UK magic circle firm.
Hi Everyone - My firm (NY) just announced that we will be working from home through the summer, until September and possibly even longer. I’m looking for a new desktop so I can sit at my desk (thinking this will help with productivity LOL) rather than plop from my bed to the sofa and anywhere else with my laptop. Recommendations? Thanks!
What are ways that other attorneys cope with the fact that they went to law school to help people and they ended up a firm, that doesn't align with their original goals?
Technology question: Has anyone tried using a tablet that converts your handwritten notes into typed text? I keep getting targeted ads for the reMarkable 2 and am intrigued. (I'm sure there are ethics questions to consider in the security of its software, but I'm first and foremost interested in how well it works and if it's worth the cost.)
Transactional Associate Survey: what are the general responsibilities placed in the hands of 2-3rd year associates at your firm? Please include general size of firm and practice area in your answer.
Any thoughts on the HSBC Premier Checking accounts? They’re currently offering $600 bonus for 5k monthly direct deposits.. How’s HBSC’s customer experience? Does the bonus deposit on time?
I will be at Westin next week in Charlotte. What things should I pay attention to so that I can complain about it ask for points later 😂
It seems like T15 MBA is a solid cutoff for MBB/IB recruiting... here is my question: what, in your opinion, are the MBAs in the 8-15 spot? I know it gets blurry past 10 so let’s hear it
Is there a probationary period after joining E&Y before you are eligible for fertility medical coverage?
How many of you have rental properties? I am done maxing 401k, IRA and putting $ in index funds. But haven’t had the time to research investment properties or courage to pull the trigger. Missing out?
Real talk: I'm essentially my MDs glorified assistant, but hey, whatever gets me brownie points. Anyone else in the same boat?
Overheard on an elevator: Guy1: I shave my balls every Thursday Guy2: wow now that’s the new definition of optimist
Booking a round trip to India on United 17 Dec to 2 Jan. Round trip is 150k points per person. Good deal or not?
Ladies, if I see you at the coffee shop or wherever in public being all lonesome. Is that an invitation for me to come talk to you? Or should I wait for the 20 hair strokes and 5 quick stares?
AFS folk! What’s your comp look like for those with 3 years of experience? I’m assuming this is a senior analyst/consultant level? For strategy/human capital what should you target for comp 3 years in
New term- pseudo value-add:When a partner doesn't give a shit throughout the entire project/proposal and then at the end points out some grammatical errors or unnecessary changes as their contribution