Staying at a few St. Regis properties for my honeymoon. First time staying there. What can you use the butler service for?
I want to open up my own shop but worry about my ability to bring in business. I do securities law I don't want to go the plaintiffs route but really don't want to work for someone else any more. Any advice?
How long, on average, did it take you to study before you could pass the PHR/SPHR exam? Did you think it was worth it?
Assuming you are perfectly happy at your current place of work: what offer would it take (compensation-wise) for you to jump ship?
Are my chances of lateraling to a V10 firm doomed? I'm currently 5 years old, top-performer, but my kindergarten was non-target.
Any advice for dealing with difficult judges? Obviously I don’t expect judge to agree with me on everything, but a few of them just make me want to pull my hair out.
Being a lawyer is like “if i can just get through this week i’ll be ok” but it’s every freaking week
Flash poll of Biglaw associates. What’s your estimate of the percentage of Biglaw associates that genuinely aspires to become AND REMAIN an equity partner in a Biglaw firm?
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.
Any Illinois family law attorneys looking for help with pleading, motion or brief drafting? The contract attorney I work with is looking for more work. She's excellent! Comment with your email.
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!!
How do you deal with working with a partner who makes aggressive or impossible promises to clients that you then have to keep?
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:
Is a Roth 401K with no match still worth it for those who can’t put money in a Roth IRA and max out their HSA? Just trying to decide if I should even put money in the Roth 401K - they have a ...
Has anyone worked with or at Away? See a lot of Comms hiring going on. Curious what the word on the street is!
People often encourage risk taking or “failing fast”, but I’ve struggled to find opportunities requiring any big risk taking. What are some risks you’ve taken in your life/career? How did the opportunity come about? At what point in your life/career were you?
Why do you guys continue to choose high COL cities for the same comp. $150k in SF <<<< $150k in DFW!
KPMG Strategy Director Discussing a potential opportunity about a Strategy Director role with KPMG. I got 10-year experience in consulting. Non-MBA. What salary should I aim for? Thank you!
Got asked by my client if I am pregnant! Don’t know if I should feel happy that they could ask me a personal question or if I should feel bad for putting on so much weight!!
I’m a lazy investor and don’t want to think about my money, so I invest my Roth IRA and 401K into a Vanguard target fund (2065). Should I be doing more with my money?
How do I make it as easy as possible for my recommenders to write my letters for several schools and maybe 2 programs (engineering in addition to MBA)? I want to apply to a lot just to see what will happen but I don’t want this to create a ton of work for my recommenders. TIA
For those of you who recently boo-Ed up during quarantine, do you think it’s less organic bc you can’t really do much else?