1st and 2nd year Big Law Trial Associates: what kind of work are you doing? Do you contribute to drafting motions, or just providing research? Describe your day to day and your assignments.
Legal Counsel 2yr+ at a publicly traded company in S.FL looking to make the move to private practice (real estate practice group). Any tips/suggestions to find success this upcoming lateral season?
Does anyone else think that increased burnout levels in the industry may be due to tech? We can do so much more in one day and do it faster because we’re digital/never untethered.
How do you deal with toxic opposing counsel? The miserable aggressive bully type who have to make things personal and attack you/your firm for no reason?
Anyone building mini tension-release breaks into their day? I am getting distracted and actively stressed out by the news but cannot ignore it.
We’ve been mandated to come to the office but governor cuomo has mandated reduction of work forces to 50% in the office by tomorrow. My firm hasn’t said one thing. Seriously?! What can I do
Hi all, I worked at a big law firm for 4 yrs, and I’ve been in-house for 5 years. As a side hustle, I built a tool to improve efficiency for certain transactional lawyers and am looking to sell to those law firms. Are partners/law firms these days more willing to leverage technology tools to save time, even though they are sort of incentivized to bill as much as they can under a yearly billables model?
Anyone had experience joining military reserve while employed as a lawyer? Challenges leaving for basic, drills, etc.? I have a huge desire to serve, but don’t want to lose my job as a result.
I'd been feeling down for the past month (and with little work and hours) and a MASSIVE case just came in. And I'm on that team - what a relief! Stay strong people - better times will come eventually.
Law clerk that was offered full-time employment at a boutique business litigation law firm that handles cases on contingency. Both partners are ex-big law and the only other associate clerked at the..
This news cycle has me more exhausted than usual as a black man in America. How are the rest of my people holding up?
Rethinking my investment strategy for 2020. Very risk-averse but want to push myself outside my comfort zone and see higher returns. Any advice on mentally preparing for real potential losses?
Can someone please drop me a template message to send to girls on hinge? 24 if that helps. Girls are 20-26
Hi all! 1st post here, and have always from the outside figured PM would be a great way to transition into a role that would allow me to understand processes and systems, and then create solutions by working through business/technical requirements. I'm currently in consulting working primary on process improvement and automation projects. We occasionally supplement this with data management solutions and data visualization (dashboards for analytics). Feasibility of making the transition?
For the married folks - did you know he/she was the "one" early on in the relationship or did that come into realization way later in the relationship?
Setting up conversations with connections who have MBAs to discuss if it’s the right next step for me and pick their brain on some questions I have. What are some ?s you wished you asked b4 starting?
Do you feel that working in HR area is less prestigious than in strategy, finance or any other function? Also perception from S&O and MBB colleagues is sometimes arrogant.
Giving up on hunting, dating and breaking up cycle. Decided to outsource it to my parents and get done with this crap of finding the person
Hi ladies, I lost one of these earrings and i need to replace them ASAP. I can’t remember who the designer was (maybe Alexis Bittar?) so I’m posting here to see if anyone can recognize. TIA!!
Dear CDs. Any salary negotiating tips? What’s the magic number for NYC? And what are some perks you’d ask for?
Black people are amazing. Our protests have India questioning their skin lightning creams. We stop the world 🌎♥️🖤💚
Has anyone heard of IMS (Innovative Management Consulting)? They are a healthcare consulting firm in the DC area
You know you’ve made it when your review of a document consists of making comments that took 3x as long to write than they would to have just make direct edits.
34 and dating college kids 😊 they are adorable but idk what today when they say stuff like ‘just got out of bed and now doing my homework’ at like 11am 🤦🏻♀️