Anyone have any experience with Foley & Lardner. Curious to know about their culture, lifestyle and industry reputation.
Foley & Lardner
I’m currently considering going back to school to get a physics degree so I can take the patent bar. Any patent attorneys out there willing to share their two cents on this idea?
Just took my first ever LSAT practice test, scored a 144 but left a bunch of questions blank due low on time. I haven’t sat in a chair for a test like that since high school. I just bought a prep course but feeling like I got a long way to go for my goal of 165. Any thoughts of suggestions, I’m taking the LSAT in november
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!!
Thoughts on getting second professional degree while at big law? Want one because I’m a lifelong learned, but it would send the wrong message.
Any big law attorneys that have switched to in-house positions? Is the work life balance any better?
Estate planning attorney at small firm dealing with complicated family dynamics. I’m basically a go between for two family members who are equal beneficiaries of a large expectancy. Advice needed.
PEDS- any Adderall/Concerta etc. users? Do you do it to maintain a competitive edge or do you just like it?
After this quarantine I'm really wondering if I'm marrying the right person..... There seems to be too many fundamental differences. Been together 5 years. Is anyone else having these issues.
Let’s say you’ve applied to two positions, Dream Job and Back-Up Job. If Back-Up Job gives you an offer, and you have yet to hear back at all from Dream Job, what, if any, steps should you take to check in on your application with Dream Job?
How do insurance defense mill firms differ from other firms (if at all)? Pros and cons?Planning next career steps but my ID mill firm experience may have scarred me from working at a firm altogether.
Jesus. Anyone know how this might impact US citizens working with the ICC in adjacent roles (ie. in victim support roles, NGOs)? Non-American here - what’s the response in the US legal community?
When is the right time to lateral to if you want to make partner at another firm? Recruiters keep telling me I need to make moves asap to maximize my chances...
Just found out I will be taking two depositions in the near future. These are not key witnesses but I am still nervous. I’ve only been licensed since October of last year and still feel like I have no clue what I’m doing half the time. Any deposition tips?
What's more important: fast commute or work/life separation, e.g. not living within eyeshot of your office?
What do you do when a partner continues to give you handwritten revisions and comments even after you’ve told them several times you can’t read their handwriting.
Is now a bad time to apply to a McK analyst position? If things are on hold are there plans to look at the resume stack at a certain date?
What do you do when they offer you a range, and you don’t want to seem like a money grubber and of course want the highest part of that range? Should I wait for the HR person to tell me the offer, and then decide? Because I would be happy anywhere in that range...
Hi fish there 🐠 What are the differences between the first round interviews and the second round? Id like to know where to focus on for the second round interviews preparation. How did your second round interviews go before? What kind of suggestions you would offer? Would really appreciate you sharing the experience 🙌🏼
Flight delayed by 4 hours. Won't board till midnight at least. Should I email united and complain to hopefully get points? What are the odds of getting something out of it.
Just found out that one of my colleagues got promoted from AAE to SAE in one year. I’m incredibly happy for her, but I’m also feeling a little bothered since we joined the agency almost at the same time and I, on the other hand, didn’t get promoted this year (not even a pay raise). We’re on a different department (I work in Digital) and I’m happy for her but it makes me a bit uneasy. Should I be bothered? How can I be better advocate for myself during reviews?
California Freelancers!! - do you collect unemployment between gigs? I was laid off and was collecting but then got a 3 mo gig, and now I’m off. Wondering if I can collect again. HELP!
Anyone in LA in search of an Account Director or similar client side role? Auto, FinTech, Retail experience.
Got interviewed in top companies through third party recruiters and now waiting for final decision & offer from all 3. But my goal is to get full time role which is hard due to my OPT status. Advice?
Got a tip from a recruiter for a hedge fund prop research role, what’s the difference between a research role and investing role? Is it a tenure difference or different track?
Laid off at PwC. It was more of a relief than anything. Anyone have any knowledge on openings at smaller (but not necessarily boutique) firms? Human Capital / Change Management related field.
How many of us are worried that our feet will not fit into our dress shoes again without major pain and blisters?
Has anyone successfully been able to recapture time spent abroad on H1B? Can you share your experience please?