Any feedback on Freshfields in NY - specifically their litigation department? Many thanks in advance.
What is everyone’s thoughts on the best case management software, preferably either with or compatable with document automation?
Maybe we should get some stuff for dinner tomorrow night if we have a time we would like you guys would have something
What’s a good way to advocate for yourself as an employee? I struggle with how to make the work I’m completing/my efforts sound impactful.
Reading about tonight's FedSoc event with Brett Kavanaugh sponsored by Facebook. Feels straight out of a dystopian movie. Isn't Facebook supposed to be apolitical or did I miss something?
Classic problem: Sent a draft to a partner 2 weeks ago (deadline is next Fri.) I‘ll be on site inspections T/W/Th, is there a professional way to nudge him to review soon/avoid an emergency?
How many would agree that an associate’s protest to accepting a work assignment by a partner is insubordination?
Dear law firms: when your offices re-open, please allow jeans for at least a month. I’m not sure I fit my suits anymore and I need time to shed the 500 pounds I gained in the past 8 weeks. Thanks.
What are some good books to read while indefinitely stuck at home? Fiction or non-fiction, law or non law. Just finished reading East West Street and Just Mercy, which were excellent.
In my second year of private practice and I am worried/nervous AF all the time about deadlines etc. Does that ever stop or do you all just learn to ignore it?
Anyone have any crazy summer associate or general associate stories that happened at your firm? I’m reminscing haha
Okay...here goes: I’m not sure if I just want to leave my firm or private practice altogether? For those of you who have contemplated leaving private practice, how did you finally come to realize that that was really what made sense for you, as opposed to just switching firms?
What are some of the reasons most lawyers are unhappy? Or is this just a running joke that has no merit?
Need moral support and stamina: writing supp brief for a judge who refuses to understand the law. judge is hell bent on refusing to understand a complex case, has a 3rd grade mindset. Prayers plz.
Why so much hate against millennials? It seems the millennials in the legal profession are hard workers and would stay to become partner if the work conditions made it worth it, but people seem ...
Posted in PartnerOne bowl. Interesting article- interested to hear responses. https://joinfishbowl.com/post_8sqtd
Is it reasonable to ask for a sign on bonus? Received an offer from a company - Base is 10% higher and bonus 2x my current, but I'd be leaving just at the end of Q4, and I'd lose annual bonus (ctd)
Taking bets on the year when it becomes socially acceptable to refer to your dogs sexual orientation as "gender fluid" - I'd say 2019
Anybody work in ethics and compliance? If so, what’s your current role and previous experience? I’m curious what my career path could look like in this area. I previously was in public accounting
Are men and women in their 50s equally discriminated against when it comes to age or is it much worse for women?
I want to be as confident at work as my gay Filipino uber driver singing along to big girls don’t cry 🙅🏻♀️🎤 🎶
Are dividend stocks (e.g KO) a good way to diversify during a volatile market? What else would you recommend, S&P inverse ETFS?
How you knew lane to take a break on ark... who knows but glad I just trusted my gut and rolled with it. Dropped my position back to bitcoin while it was at $3.7. Currently -6% on the 1 hour and 12% on 12 hour for ark. Btc is -.06% and +1.3% in 12
Layed off. Do I tell employers that I was laid off? Or do I say I left for personal reasons etc...? HR said they will not disclose any reason if potential employers call to verify past employment.
I’ve been approached for a Healthcare opportunity - Director of Finance - Administrator for a small hospital. What does Administrator mean in the healthcare setting? Is this a paper pusher role?
I'm hitting my personal lowest. I'm taking vacation next week to just "be at home" and don't answer emails. I am on local project but pretty burned out so really all I want to do is anything but work.
Thinking of jumping to another firm probably ey or pwc! What are the odds in h1 transfer success/failure for these two firms? Has anyone recently got their h1 transferred or going through the process?
I landed on a company’s Team page and was taken aback by two things: 1) How young the people are (cool!) 2) the lack of diversity for such a young team Do you see the same thing? Is it a problem?
EY exit process: assuming they pay for PTO days but are there qualifiers? Also, is exit interview on the last day with any documentation to sign?
How is RSM’s forensics practice? Currently in Risk assurance but this sounds a lot more interesting
I’m looking for an effective 1/2 day kindergarten schedule. This will be my first time teaching kinder and I’m trying to wrap my head around how I’m going to teach all this content!
Trumps doctor just revealed that Trump tested positive 72 hours ago. Trump told us he tested positive 36 hours ago. If doctor was right, Trump went to the fundraiser as a positive tested person. Will the white house clear it up? Let's see.