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Considering a lateral move to DLA Piper in Dallas. Any insight into the office? I’m a second year corporate associate at another firm. I am hoping to start a family in the next few years so also nervo… more

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Spoke to a recruiter today who told me DLA Piper is hiring in all offices to fill the gap for the layoffs they had in January. Does this make sense??

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DLA Piper changing its parental leave policy to be effective MAY 1 is the biggest crock I’ve seen from biglaw in years. There are families with a child due in three weeks that just learned they get ov… more

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Thoughts on DLA Piper cutting its parental leave?

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Looking for inside info on DLA Piper, especially in Dallas or a Senior Attorney role. What's the culture like? What does Senior Attorney mean at the firm?What maternity leave do they offer? Are fl… more

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Any insight into DLA Piper lit group NYC would be appreciated. Thanks!

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Hi everyone, does anyone have referral for DLA Piper, I am interested in looking the firm in NYC for an entry-level position. Thank you!

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Talk to me about restructuring at DLA Piper, King & Spaulding, and Alston & Bird. Thoughts? Which would be best for a woman of color?

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How much of a book of business would one need to become an income partner at Cooley, Latham, and DLA Piper?

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DLA Piper Post-Judicial clerkship posting. Anyone have info whether this goes through a centralized hiring process or office-specific?

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DLA Piper San Diego corporate? Targeting firms I want to lateral to when the market improves (very junior now) and am curious about the office. How is the quality of work, culture, etc. Thanks!

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Is DLA Piper a good firm?

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Does anyone know whether DLA Piper typically pays clerkship bonuses, and if so, how much? Just looking for a range DLA Piper

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Anyone have insight on DLA Piper Miami?Specifically transactional side. Thanks 🙌🏼 Any info helpful.

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Any insight into culture at DLA Piper Real Estate team (NYC/NJ)?

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Any insight into culture at DLA Piper Real Estate team (NYC/NJ)?

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What’s a fair salary increase after a year of inflation?

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Any insight into Tucker Ellis? Salary, billable hours, culture, WLB, WFH, etc?

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Does anyone have any good tips for becoming more detail oriented? In my old practice I had a paralegal who proof read all of my docs, but I don’t have that now and it shows. I will sometimes find typos or a wrong cross reference or undefined term hanging out even if I’ve looked at a document for weeks. What things do you do cut down on these stupid mistakes?

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I’m in family law looking to do some guardian ad litem work in either California or Washington. (I’m very flexible on area and am aware of the licensure/training requirements in general). Anyone have any insight on the demand and cost per hour for good GALs in those areas? I have over ten years as a family practitioner and am studying for my MSW.

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My firm is in a cash flow crunch and my managing partner is being absolutely insufferable about it. Tell me your nightmare partner stories to tide me over until I can lateral

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Do you think that in order to make partner, an attorney needs to have a certain personality? It seems like a lot of partners are overly anxious workaholics who don’t know how to relax and enjoy life

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Anyone else (sadly) working on layoffs? For OWBPA notices, we list out titles and ages for everyone being terminated. But what if a few of those terminated as EEs, are being offered (cont.)

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Is Dechert prestigious?

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Does it look bad to lateral after being at my first firm for only 14 months?

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I’ve been leading sales at my job for the past 5months+ and today a relatively new hire accuses me of stealing their lead commissions. 😭 How about you catch up! The audacity.

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What type of law should I go into or what firm should I go to to do chaotic and high stakes work that will push me? I’m so mind numbingly bored where I am now and I hate what it’s making me become (a boring blob of a person). I’m weird and I survive and thrive in chaos. Plz help.

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Looking for information on Xactly. I am considering applying but I am only hearing good which is concerning

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I’m in a closing role now, I’m selling cable. I’ve gotten it a few times where I’ll apply for an SDR role in SAAS and the recruiter will say, “We decided not to move forward because we have other candidates that are more experienced and because you’re in a closing role now”. Should I stop telling the recruiter I’m in a closing role? Should I go after an AE role? How do I get a job in SAAS with no experience?

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What is the typical base salary and bonus potential for compensation consultants at the senior associate level?

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Does everyone in a sales/sales management role have KPIs? If so, what are your daily/monthly/quarterly expectations?

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Fathers, how did you balance work and the newborn(s) in the time after your spouse gave birth? I have twins on the way and there’s a chance they’ll be in the NICU and my wife will need to recover as well but I only get like 3 weeks of leave. Advice is appreciated.

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Do first-years get reviews in their stub year?

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I’m guessing this might be a no... but... does anyone put volunteer time on their time sheets? Like under client development or charitable or something? I volunteer for an adaptive ski group and I have received referrals form the people I meet, but outside firm sponsored fundraisers or other firm volunteer outings, it feels weird to put my time skiing on my time sheet - thoughts?

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Got an offer for a sales applications manager role at Cisco and a Strategic AE role at Amazon - both are basically the same pay (130~ base, 220 OTE)
I don’t have any friends at either company so I was curious if anyone has experience and can shed some light on culture/ work life balance to help me make a decision? Thanks for the help guys!

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If you have a job offer and have a feeling your current employer would counter —— do you put in your 2 weeks (or just have a convo with your manager) before officially accepting the new job in case they counter?

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I went to an undergraduate in the US and regretted not getting a stem major. This eventually led me to leaving the states after a year of work. I am considering doing a mater in analytics in the States again to make a career jump and get 3 years of opt (stem). Did anyone follow this path? If you did, would appreciate your advice

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I so badly just wanna scream the f-word out at the top of my lungs. Feeling so frustrated with where I stand in life. Uggghhhhh. Why is happiness so fleeting!?!? =(

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I am interested in taking a new position at my current job - Electrical Engineering and Production Manager, in the Chicagoland area. Whats a good salary for this position? Is there anyone currently in this role - what are some of your duties?

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I’m reviewing contracts, what are some key things I should be looking for? I have the following:
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Thoughts on asking if there’s any other concerns or important information I should know about during the clarification part of a case? Looks lazy or respectable?

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Are all the seniors in KGDC too arrogant? Like they blame the new joiner without checking the facts and treat them as some piece of trash? Because I have been facing this issue in my team. Wanting to know if that’s the case in any other team

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What is better - Consulting or Industry ?

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I’ll just be honest, I’m having trouble keeping my temper with employees and sometimes customers. I know I need to fix this ASAP. Looking to hear some experiences from people who’ve overcome this issue.

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In Chicago Illinois, are Propepty taxes paid annually? Or in another way, if I sold my house today, I am still due to pay second half of 2021 in taxes at my end?

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