Anyone know anything about Frost Brown Todd or their reputation? I’ve been in midwestern BigLaw for last 3 years and exhausted. A recruiter reached out to me about Frost. They seem to have a good rep
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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.
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.
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?
Been at a clerkship for 6 months and only just recently received feedback on work product. Not good and not sure what to do from here. Should I just buckle down and revise? More In comments
Is a billable hour requirement of 200 hours per month on the higher end? Trying to figure out what’s the average and what’s doable without burning yourself out.
A partner said she needed help with Venmo. I told her to download the App and make an account first. When she handed me her phone, something didn’t look right...turns out she downloaded Vimeo...lol
Ladies, is there anyone that has splurged on (or made it an integral part of their budget) - hiring a personal chef. I think of it more and more of less and less of a luxury. I cook well. First child and female in my culture means I've been cooking since 12/13 years old for the whole house. I was always resentful of how it was 'my responsibility' to do this and missing out on the things everyone else was doing (chilling, hanging out, tv, nothing) while I was in the kitchen. Now as a 30+ adult
I potentially have three opportunities to leave for: a small boutique consulting firm, a larger local area consulting firm, or trek back to industry and really am not sure how to decide. Any advice?
In celebration of the new school year, let’s share how we are decorating our classrooms to get ready for our students! Any decorating tips?
Global shortages for Kaletra (HIV antiviral) are starting to begin. Please take social distancing seriously to help some of the more vulnerable in our community 🙏🏼 https://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/comment/parallel-export-covid-19/
You have to win one of these drinking games out of the 9 below or you are fired, which one are you choosing?
So... given what we know today, when is the earliest you’re comfortable going to the airport, getting on a plane, staying at a hotel and eating at a restaurant if it were up to you? Jan 2021 for me.
I worked for a Partner and he rolled me off of his project. Saying that I suck. Saw him again while presenting a kick-ass strategy during a conference last week.
If we’ve moved out of NYC since COVID, what is the protocol to make it so that you’re no longer paying NY taxes?
Hey Auditors - what are the typical big risk areas in real estate groups? What key controls do companies use to mitigate that risk?
Has anyone fundamentally changed their life to become more healthy? What triggered it or how did you trigger this change?