Spinning off from the earlier union discussion. What do non-big law attorneys think about unionizing?
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What do you consider to be the hardest and most intellectually challenging legal practice? I find insolvency to be the most technically challenging.
Any associates out there struggling with diagnosed OCD? How does it affect you and how do you deal with it?
How is your firm handling Summer Associates? (I.e., adjusting pay, duration, virtual events, in-person events, etc.)
I have a good friend in Seattle who wants to break in to Big Law. He has about 6 years of experience doing mostly family law at small firms and went to an unranked law school. Any advice?
How do I tell my law firm I don’t want to return to the office and prefer to work remotely? Will law firms transition to accepting more flexible work policies?
Is there any value to playing up your looks as a lawyer? As a young a Latina associate, I’ve been going to work in glasses and no makeup to avoid drawing any attention to (continued)
My firm provides general business counsel to the corporation my family member works for. My family member just quick and they offered her a severence agreement. The family member asked if I could look it over. I do not do any work for this corp, but my firm does. I would like to help my family member, but worried about my ethical duty. Thoughts?
Has anyone ever heard of a hospital in Mexico, suing a US Citizen for hospital fees incurred in Mexico? Bill was paid, and now new fees are being claimed. The suit is in state court. Thoughts? Cont.
How much can you realistically expect to make in house exiting as a 4th year to a company in an assistant general counsel — m&a / corporate capacity? Specific market I’m asking about is Chicago.
Initial screening call with prospective candidate from out of state - is this a good thing to be exited about? Or a standard, don't hold your breath kind of thing? Tips for success?
Please suggest some team games/activities which we can have during zoom call? Team size 10-12; anywhere between 10 mins to 30 mins.. (also describe or share link lol)
1) What's the right balance between skills and project experience on a resume? 2) How to present your skills without sounding too generic (e.g. "Manage project teams and lead deliver etc etc")
Hi everyone. Looking to move to ATL from NYC, spent lots of time there for client work over the years and I love it. Looking for exit opportunities, 8 total YOE (3 in Big 4 consulting and 5 in industry) no visa/work restrictions. I'm also a super fun guy to work with!
Parents open a credit card & co-signed for me @18yo. They had me put big family dinners on it 1/month& they’d pay it immediately. I had a line if credit when I needed it. Sharing advice. So thankful.
Have an interview tomorrow with a director of finance for a middle market health care group as an FP&A analyst with a splash of corporate strategy. Call will be roughly 30 minutes, not a video call, and mostly personality fit. Anybody have any good questions I can ask or any tips?
Super attracted to a client, that I work with directly Pretty sure he’s single. Damn it. It’s a no no...right??
Everyone is always taking about differences within MBB- what about the differences between the second tier firms (OLA)? I honestly know very little about OW/LEK and would love to learn more
@MBB. We all know that you work on strategy projects. Can someone provide insight /examples of the work? Getting sick of PMO and thinking about trying to make a change.
is it legal to put brand logos on my website for work i've done in the past? what about writing samples?
What video-conference platforms are your firms using and what are the pros and cons? We have Zoom but there have been security and encryption concerns as a Chinese-based company. Some clients are not comfortable using it. Looking to explore other options. Thank you!
Anyone have recommendations for an immigration lawyer for marriage based green card application process? Do you recommend having a lawyer or going through the process without one? What’s the typical fee? Thanks in advance!
Colleague introduced me to a SM with my resume because project is looking for staff. Best way to write an email to the SM to re-engage?
ADHD Diagnosis later in life? Guidance appreciated. My parents were very anti-drugs... I was never tested for ADHD. I scraped my way thru undergrad & grad school with the minimum GPA. I was doing alright at the office, but these pains have come back with WFH and I’m concerned. I may have a legitimate medical need for adderall, but I’m worried about going thru this process as a 24yr old. Can anyone list the steps needed to get a diagnosis? PCP, then psychiatrist? Just unsure where to start. TY
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