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.
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!
Transactional Associate Survey: what are the general responsibilities placed in the hands of 2-3rd year associates at your firm? Please include general size of firm and practice area in your answer.
Honestly it's pretty frustrating to deal with all the lawyer jokes... this is an honorable profession where people still care about service
Is there any way to tell whether a partner is equity or non-equity? Like, is it a time gated thing where partners make equity after X amount of years as partner?
Anyone here interned with the EEOC? What was the nature of the assignments and how was the overall experience? Thanks.
Highly stylized example of my typical interaction with two partners in my firm (follows in the comments).
Huron 🐟, recruiter reached out re: a manager position within their Workday area. What’s standard base for you all?
Has anyone here left a big 4 firm (in California) and had an issue on having all remaining vacation time paid out, not just for the current year but for past years accrued time as well?
I’m currently in audit, but I’m looking to get into advisory. I really like the numbers aspect of audit, but ultimately when I leave I want to be able to add value and not just help with compliance or working in a strictly accounting role. Does anyone have any advice about where in advisory I should transfer and any tips on making a transfer happen? I think FDD/transaction services would be the most interesting and helpful for a value add position when I leave, but I’m not sure if there are ...
Help! I need resources, ideas, lessons to teach math virtually on zoom. I teach special Ed to 1s-3rd graders! Any ideas will be much appreciated 😁
What is average pay range (base salary only) for a new Manager 1 (Risk practice) in big 4 consulting, Dallas / Houston area? Trying to bench mark where I’m at.
Despite all the visa hassles, I feel blessed to live in a place where family can celebrate just like back home 🙏🙏 (am not religious, but for those interested, apparently some great muhurtam time going on now)
client wants me back onsite very soon but I have to manage their expectations since my spouse has asthma. Should I tell the client directly that I am unable to come in or should I convey this to my team lead on the consulting side?
Applied to Booz Allen. Interview and sec pre-screening went well. I’ve emailed the recruiter a few times, and each time they say they must wait for ‘final approval from team to proceed.’ Normal?
If the system benefits you, then what is the incentive to change the system (privilege, wealth, etc)? Why not keep things the way they are?
I’m in salary negotiation process with Deloitte need to check how many discussion can be done with HR /Recruiter they already bump up small amount $4K in my base CTC but my gut feeling is saying there is still scope of negotiation but same time I don’t want my hiring manager don’t feel awkward any suggestions will be appreciated
Where can I find more in-depth info on the retirement benefits of federal employees? I’ve been offered a federal position where they will match my pay and not sure if i should take it.
I’m honestly so stressed out about my h1b transfer that I can’t focus at work. Case filed under PP 9/6 but still haven’t heard back about anything. No tracking nor receipt. Is this normal?
Fish fam, anyone have suggestions on how to excel in a final round interview with a Big 4 partner which is now going to be a one-on-one lunch meeting? Any tips appreciated!
Is there a policy preventing me from putting in my two weeks notice December 20th (Jan 3rd last day)? That would look like a week and a day of firm paid holiday and then 3days of PTO the second week.
How do you deal with an engagement director who’s a micromanager. Wants to be involved in every step (including sending emails out) and ends up not delivering. Director is new to my project. I have