Tax lawyer considering expanding practice from transactional tax to tax controversy. Thoughts, Especially in light of the economy? Would this increase my marketability down the line?
“Litigators fight over their clients’ money and wealth. Transactional attorneys help create their clients’ money and wealth.” Yes? No? Maybe so?
Is year-end an especially busy season for anyone? My accountant friends are losing it. I've always been on the litigation side so curious about the cadence on the transactional side.
Federal law - can you exercise supplemental subject matter jurisdiction over claims against Defendant B if those claims only relate to “anchor’” claims against Defendant A? PLS HELP CASE LAW PLS
Looking for resources/podcasts/articles to learn deposition skills to not feel like such a newbie. (I’m a plaintiff PI attorney).
Partner: "Are you good at PowerPoint?" Me: "I Excel at it." Partner: "Was that a MS Office joke?" Me: "Word".
Dallas County law firm question.....how are your firms addressing the new order requiring businesses to ensure that employees and visitors (clients) are masked if they must be within 6 feet of each other? I’m seeing some pushback from all levels...partners, employees, clients. Curious about others’ experiences.
Anyone here took the Maryland State Component Exam? I’ve heard it’s open book and can be taken online and I’m wondering if I can juggle that while working full time at my firm.
I've been in lit for a few years now. Don't do much criminal work but every time the police call me my heart drops. It's been years and it still happens. Does this happen to anyone else?
Anyone been immersed in a firm PR disaster and not known what to do about it...happy hours are getting awkward
When is the best time to apply for full-time positions? I’m graduating in May/taking the bar in July and most attorneys I’ve been networking with are looking for immediate hires.
Me as an undergraduate: "fuck wall street!" :: also me, as a first year associate: "fuck the SEC!"
The most skillful lawyers at oral argument are criminal defense lawyers and ADAs. Civil litigators skilled at oral argument - even and especially at Big Law - are few and far between. Discuss.
Does anyone know where I can get hands-on experience in legislative drafting? Maybe a free course or a volunteer opportunity?
Is cold curable ? I don’t ever want to get cold ever in the future, it makes me depressed. How Can I achieve this ?
Thoughts on certificate programs? Looking at the Harvard business analytics course. It’s a tad pricey.
Have your print/OOH headlines ever been flagged by legal for being too similar to Random Company's trademarked tagline??
Is ad land ashamed of calling their ads ads? A trend I’ve noticed over the last 12 months is agencies tend to call their ads ‘films’.
Any SAP consultants at Accenture able to discuss what the continuous training/certification resources are like at Accenture? Don’t have experience in all solutions and want to learn
If I haven’t finished my CPA, but I am close (only have FAR left), is it fair to ask for a signing bonus if I go to another Big 4 before passing all the sections (I.e. to compensate for the lost bonus
How are KPMG case interviews? I suck at them and I feel like I barely passed mine at D. I’m interviewing with KPMG Strategy and the team i’m interviewing for has one.
Is there any benefit to status matching to EP on AA right before an international trip booked on miles?
Probably been asked a million times but im new here and there is no search function. Can I gain SPG point from staying at the Ritz? Do I get the benefits at Ritz if I have SPG status?
Anyone part of the restructuring group at the big 4, need advice on the selection/interview process for someone not currently in the big 4.
I feel like working with hierarchy and levels of communication really takes a toll on me. I just don’t have the social energy to deal with the ups and downs/he said-she said. Exhausted Any tips?
What are some good baby shower gift/prize ideas for games? I was asked last minute to pick some up. I’ve never been to a baby shower before so not sure the best way to go about it. Thanks in advance!!
What is a good title for a cold introduction email? On the bench, trying to network within my org.