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I’m a senior in a biglaw, zero chance to make partner here. If I switch to a smaller firm (looking into established regional firms now, right now on Cravath scale, willing to take a paycut for up to 1… more

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So Cravath announced bonuses equal to last year’s PLUS a “special bonus” to match the fall bonuses that some firms paid out this year. How do you think the market will respond? Will they match the s… more

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I have a great BigLaw job working with mostly great people in a major city (that won’t raise associate salaries anywhere near Cravath scale). I have an offer for good Biglaw firm in Austin (which is… more

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Thoughts on leaving big law position 2 years out of law school, being paid well below cravath scale, for a federal clerkship?

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If your firm follows the Cravath scale, do you think you’ll receive a raise at the end of the year commensurate with your advancing a year? (Eg if you’re a 1st year in NY, do you think you’ll get that… more

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What are your average billable hours? Month / year? What type of practice are you in? Are you on the Cravath scale? What associate year?

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If all student loans were forgiven instantaneously, would that put downward pressure on the Cravath scale? Surely debt levels coming out of law school have some relevance.

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Why are people so much more seemingly captivated by Wachtell than Cravath? Cravath has been #1 on Vault for a while -- does that not matter?

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Is Cravath truly all that special? Compared with, for instance, S&C / Davis Polk / Paul Weiss?

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Why do firms like Cravath and Wachtell keep only 1-2 offices?

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Interested in hearing anyone’s thoughts or experiences moving to a new market recently (since everything has gone remote). Currently an associate making cravath comp in a large city (not new DPW scale… more

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I heard Cravath does a lot of tech work in Silicon Valley -- weird given that they don't have a presence out there, no?

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Can someone give me insight on DLA’s salary schedule? I’m wondering if they are on the Cravath scale and if they match Cravath bonuses year over year. I have a friend applying for a position there.

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What are your average billable hours? Month / year? What type of practice are you in? Are you on the Cravath scale? What associate year?

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What's the difference (really) between Cravath and WLRK?

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Shelf life for associates. Can a 5th-7th year associate lateral from an AM200 to a firm that pales Cravath for labor and employment? Had a recruiter say “5th-7th years are used goods.”

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Do people at firms with one/two offices (e.g. WLRK, Cravath, W&C, Keker) travel less or more than more global outfits?

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Looking to leave PwC. I feel overworked and underpaid. My current salary is 58k even after 2 raises. I’m an experienced associate. Would it be worth going to a accounting firm that’s NOT a Big 4?

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Anyone else's SO not understand that sometimes WFH actually means working?

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Finished 2 years in consulting out of undergrad and am thinking about taking time off to travel and explore other opportunities (maybe even find a way into tech). Any advice?

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Why shouldn’t account people do the role of that project managers perform? What’s the advantage (other than time of staff fees charge to the client) of splitting the functions across two people?

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Where do you work and whats was your bonus %?

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post-MBA consultants who got to EM: where are you now? what skills/abilities did you pick up from your time as a consultant? trying to gauge if an MBA at 32 would be worth it (as a career change). currently am a programmer making 200k

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Hello experts, is there any possibility to get permanent work from home for accenture (ACN)? I have some personal reasons for the same.

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Hey fish! Have a question on work authorization. If I have an H1B and wife’s on the dependent EAD (after I-140) and I go out of country to work with same company. Does her EAD still continue to be valid? Or does it invalidate the moment the primary visa holder is out of the US.

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I’m on a project that is literally trying to kill me. I’ve gained 15 lbs in 6 months, my blood pressure is 180/90, and I’m covered in cortisol fat in my mid region. I’m 26. Is this shit worth it?

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My HR rep told me that to apply for your CPA license in MA you only need 1 year of work experience, not 2009 billable hours. Didn't sound right- can anyone confirm/deny?

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Is very high stress over the staffing process a good enough reason to leave? I’m not the best cold-networker, i’m much better at keeping a network once i’ve actually worked with people. I am constantly anxious and stressed and thinking about when i’ll next roll off, worrying about being let go off the bench and never finding a new role.

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Recently accepted an offer but I got another one later on with better pay and benefits for the same job. How common is for people to withdraw from accepted offers and how do you address it? Will that affect possibilities to move to that company in the future?

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Bout to hop on a flight EWR to ORD cuz I'm hardcore craving some deep dish pizza #consultingpointsperks

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