What is the difference between offensive discovery requests and defensive discovery requests? E.g. with respect to drafting rogs and RPDs to a plaintiff
Litigation vs. Transactional? I’m a 2nd year litigation associate changing jobs and I have the opportunity to either stay in litigation or switch to transactional. What are pros and cons to consider?
A non-alien resident cannot be a shareholder of a S Corp? But what about if he entered into the contract and has been a shareholder for 3 years and now the partner wants to (cont in comments)
I hear a lot about people saying they'd like to go into banking. But most of the time it seems like they really mean PE, which seems like a long shot to me
Does anyone else LOVE what they do, no matter how boring it may seem to others? I am having a weirdly satisfying night of work :)
In the BBC/Netflix mini series Dracula, Dracula had a firm on retainer for almost 200 years. How would that work in reality? Could someone have an indefinite retainer with a firm?
Is it just me or has anyone else noticed that the more difficult partners tend to give more generous reviews and approachable partners tend to be more critical in reviews?
I'm a third year associate working at a smallish firm, thinking about going solo. Currently in defence litigation but I've wanted to do estate planning and tax law since law school but haven't had any opportunities pop up in my area. Any advice on starting solo in either estate planning or tax? (Note: I don't have an llm)
Anyone successfully commute from Baltimore to DC? Considering making the switch to a new job in DC but would have to commute from Baltimore City.
First year biglaw litigators, what one thing could your firm have to taught you during your first week last fall that would have made your first three months better?
How would you go about trying to make a lateral move to a firm that does not have any openings posted? I'm not inclined to use a recruiter, but I will if that's the most effective way. Is there any chance they will call if you send your resume with a cover letter?
Pulling together a list of pro bono opportunities focused on racial justice. I have a few but if you have one you’ve volunteered with please add it here. Thanks in advance!
Does anyone else here actually like their job? (Not considering pay because of course we all want to make more.) I feel like everyone here hates it but I really like it...
Spending a weekend in Dallas. Which Marriott properties are the nicest, and which ones have the best location for going to restaurants/tourist sites? Any overlap between those two groups?!
Is getting a FAANG exit after hitting managerial level (project lead-equivalent) down the line a reality in India? What kind of roles do people exit into if that is the case?
Just got back into the dating app game. Do you add matches on Instagram / social media if you haven’t met them yet? I find it weird because mine is private and I only like to add specific people.
There are some really snotty, obnoxious people on here. Makes me wonder how many of my teammates are actually douchebags in private.
Is there any hope of doing creative work and not working till midnight every day or should I just stay in pharma for work life balance?
Me: we should interview this student Rest of recruiting team: no Student on LinkedIn: so pumped I got BCG!
I am contemplating quitting at the end of the school year. The stress is too much. I have no clue what else I may want to do. Suggestions? Work at home ideas are bonus!
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X posting - EY filed my PERM for future position - Manager with Jun priority date. Was expecting approved 9089 by Nov. Just got promoted from Senior to Manager. Does the promotion impact my PERM/I-140 process?
What do you do when a new hire with a better title than you has very little experience? I'm expected to train this person but I can't help but feel like I should have gotten the job.
Which brand should i go for a dress shirt with more unusual size options? I do struggle with conventional collar size vs shirt size combinations.