Any advice for dealing with difficult judges? Obviously I don’t expect judge to agree with me on everything, but a few of them just make me want to pull my hair out.
Thoughts on this from a legal standpoint? I've been wondering how the US Supreme Court will decide the employment discrimination cases for gay and trans employees on the basis of sex.
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!!
Is anyone here counsel at a bank? What practice of law were you in originally? Looking to make a move from biglaw but not currently in a banking regulatory practice - does it matter?
I past the CA bar and still waiting for my moral character evaluation result. After 6 months of my submission, I received an email requesting for more info about my past employment termination (my first job). Does anyone know how much details we should provide? Below is the request: (PS: termination was unfair but I don’t want to get into arguments with old employer) • A detailed narrative explaining the events and/or circumstances leading up, during and through your termination from Xxx.
Anyone leave being a lawyer to work in consulting-- alix, duff and phelps, primeclerk-- do you regret it? What were the pros and cons?
Given the challenges I've had with integrating technology into my legal practice, I've been looking for some resources to help me out. I came across this challenge on Twitter today. Seems to be free. Thought it might be useful for some of you:
Looking into switching from Big4 to law firm, recently saw an opening for Conflicts attorney, any thoughts? Is it stimulating work? Is it a good move?
Anyone who's worked in both law and consulting before? I'm considering a switch to consulting and want to find out more about the work. I'm more or less familiar with the hours / pay. For context, I'm currently in commercial litigation in UK magic circle firm.
Hi Everyone - My firm (NY) just announced that we will be working from home through the summer, until September and possibly even longer. I’m looking for a new desktop so I can sit at my desk (thinking this will help with productivity LOL) rather than plop from my bed to the sofa and anywhere else with my laptop. Recommendations? Thanks!
What are ways that other attorneys cope with the fact that they went to law school to help people and they ended up a firm, that doesn't align with their original goals?
Technology question: Has anyone tried using a tablet that converts your handwritten notes into typed text? I keep getting targeted ads for the reMarkable 2 and am intrigued. (I'm sure there are ethics questions to consider in the security of its software, but I'm first and foremost interested in how well it works and if it's worth the cost.)
Anyone thinking of going to Europe during Thanksgiving for long weekend. Tickets are cheap and I need a company. Nov 22-26
I’m thinking about quitting Accenture and hiring onto my client. What’s Accenture’s policy on this?
How feasible would it be for the big 4 to have their own accredited accounting program for undergrad and masters?
When the agency recruiter tells you the opening you were interviewing for doesn't exist anymore but a head hunter contact you for the same opening a week later. 🙄
What are some common exit opps for an Technology Analyst/TDP at Accenture? LinkedIn shows that CDP folks have good exit opps but not sure about TDP
Not sure where to ask so, hopefully this is the right place. Any suggestions on how to handle a wedding venue contract issue? Venue forcing couple to cancel and refusing to reschedule for 2021, and forcing a wedding date of Aug 2020. In TX. Mind you, it’s a hotspot for Covid.
New to consulting so asking a stupid question, but: is it frowned upon to leave the firm for an exit opp during a project? Does that burn a bridge?
H1b 🐠 - about to apply for my extension. For the first time, I was told that I need to be aware of the 60 day threshold on out of home office travel and that the new administration is enforcing...
Those who work remote or are local - what's your food budget per month? Also specify your cost of living. Looking specifically toward single males.
I am doing client work in other city since I am back in school for campus recruiting events (2 days next week, 2 days a week after). Do I need to file an LCA amendment for this when I am on H1b?