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!!
Gordon & Rees
Honestly it's pretty frustrating to deal with all the lawyer jokes... this is an honorable profession where people still care about service
Highly stylized example of my typical interaction with two partners in my firm (follows in the comments).
Productivity apps that have kept you together if you have to manage/keep track of your cases? All tips on creating efficient schedules are welcome.
Is suing your firm for discrimination career suicide even if you have plenty of proof egregious discrimination/harassment has occurred?
Advice needed. We have a paralegal who thinks she’s a lawyer. I mean she’s really delusional but she gets most of the work we don’t want to do done so I try not to burst her bubble. (cont.)
Anyone else develop a crippling addiction to caffeine in BigLaw? I’ve found that I just don’t have the energy to bill 200+ hrs/month and stay up late so much without caffeine 😑
Working on a presentation re. legal ethics in 2020. Anyone heard of anything interesting we should include?
Anyone know of a discovery/document management guide for discovery in a large case? We are using a doc management system but hoping to find a guide outlining best practices.
Litigation Finance What do partners and senior associates think of the rise of litigation finance in commercial litigation? Where do you see it going in the future?
Would you all consider the people you work with friends? Or it strictly just professional. Have a hard time navigating this and how much I should reveal about myself to others
Solos out there or people with knowledge of the question. What was your initial start up cost for your firm?
Longest contract you’ve ever worked on (w/o counting the annexes)? We could go on and on for example longest environmental rep but let’s stick to basics.
PE M&A v. PE Fund Formation. 1st year in NYC and am trying to decide which group to join. (1) which is “easier” to grasp? (2) general pros and cons?
Ok 🐟. Have a colleague whose opened up to me about something personal now b4 I go further I ask all to exclude non productive & irrelevant posts they are planning their suicide. Their life is pretty
For those in relationships: What’s your age and how often do you and your SO text/talk on the phone? I’m assuming if y’all live with one another y’all will prob text very little on a daily basis (pre-covid).
I don't intend to be racist, but working with an all-Indian team(India born) while being non-Indian is the fucking worst. They tend to bring the hierarchy culture and unnecessarily overwork so much!
when you have a job offer and want to negotiate the salary, would you do it via email or over the phone?
Is it okay to tell my boss in my 1:1 that I’m unhappy with my pay? I asked for a raise but got turned down because of “budget restraints”. I’ve taken on a ton of more work in the past 6 months though
Folks who went from Big 4 to MBB, is the work at MBB truly much more prestigious and strategic in your opinion? Genuinely curious.
Do you work somewhere that’s pleasant and treats women with respect? If so, where do you work please? Are you hiring copywriters? 🙏🏼❤️
Should Taiwan be recognized as a country for handling Covid like a boss and shipping 17M masks to the US and Europe? Vote in comments
Solution architect with 15 years of experience , 14+ certifications including application architect and system architect. What should be the ideal compensation? Currently working as Senior Manager.
Hello All, Fractal is hiring across different roles. Let me know if you are looking for a change and want to get referred. https://grnh.se/5b52314a2
System message: The description for Growing the Team changed to For advisors who have added another producer to their practice in the last three (3) years OR plan to add..
Does stress really give you more white hair? Started consulting 4 years ago and have noticed a lot more white/silver hair, I’m mid 20s, hoping this is just aging or genetic...
Working with a new manager and my stress levels have gone way up. I've also noticed my chest seems really tight a lot, and I occasionally have sharp pains on on side. Should I be worried?