Thoughts on transitioning into Biglaw from a local mid-large sized defense firm? Second year Associate here.
Have been going out with a colleague (we're both associates) for about a month; wondering whether to disclose...
My husband and I are hoping to have a child soon, but I don't want to get off track at work. I'd love to know how others have handled the transition to motherhood while competing to make partner.
Defendant filed a motion to dismiss for lack of jurisdiction. I have to now oppose this motion: where do I even begin because tbh defendant has a pretty lock argument
Would any amazing legal minds be willing to offer their time to give feedback and advice to a legal tech startup? I’m with aiLegal and we’re “ready” to go to market but having a tough time getting traction. I’d greatly appreciate anyone who is willing to provide their time to speak with my team and I. https://www.ailegal.com/
Roth IRAs - how much should I actuallyyy be putting in each year...? (27 and currently making less than 100k as a new attorney)
What do you do when you’re given a research assignment for a very specific question but you’re not finding any case law one way or the other?
The partner I work for gives me conflicting instructions or forgets his instructions, and then blames me for his unhappiness about a course of conduct I’ve taken in fulfilling his instructions. Cont’d
Does anyone think this story will resonate differently this year than in past years? Hard to imagine clients ignoring it. https://www.law.com/americanlawyer/2020/07/07/yes-cravath-still-has-zero-black-partners/?kw=Careerist:%20Yes%2C%20Cravath%20Still%20Has%20Zero%20Black%20Partners&utm_source=email&utm_medium=enl&utm_campaign=newsroomupdate&utm_content=20200708&utm_term=tal
Does your firm include pronouns in the email signatures? If so, is it optional? Is it widely adopted?
Thoughts on Proskauer Rose? Top tier or Amateurskauer? (Any comments specific to the London office in particular are also warmly received)
What are your tips and tricks, go-to sites, etc. to stay up to date on the latest HR legal and compliance information?
Dumb question: Why would we get a travel credit card (CSR, AAdvantage, etc.) when we have to book travel thru our corporate card, so we aren't even going to reap the benefits of traveling every week?
I cant believe how poorly written the Uber Eats/Mark Hamill/Patrick Stewart spot is. Not that it makes any sense to have those guys for uber eats anyway, but what a giant thing to totally blow.
My roommate recently asked if her boyfriend of 3 months and his dog could move in with us for a month. I said no and now she’s not talking to me. We also can’t have dogs in our apt. Am I out of line?
PSA: travel-size wrinkle release sprays exist. Just spray your clothes and hang overnight. No need for iron or shower steam. The Downey one is good. Available at your nearest drugstore or Target.
Hell yeahh!!! Got the offer call. Not too shaby for a “over 30, too many years in the industry, top 25 MBA” as one person put it. BCG 🐠, what is your recommendation in what to prepare before (contd)
So what the heck happened to flights today? I'm stuck in DCA, with most flights apparently cancelled - other cities doing ok?
Anyone know fun places to be in Chicago on NYE? I'm new to the area and don't know anyone here, so would love to find a place to hang on NYE
No Uber I'm not at the departures lot. I'm at the arrivals lot specifically designated for Uber pick ups, but I can see how that might be confusing
Hi all, I bought access to Wall Street Prep’s modeling courses to enhance my modeling skills. I find that the material is a few years old and the guy in the video explaining everything is super monotone and boring. I just don’t feel like I’m learning much. Would anyone have any good recommendations for other modeling course providers? Should I stick with WSP? Any and all advice/responses would be helpful - Thank you in advance !
Happy birthday America! Thanks for providing many of us a great education, career opportunities and the ability to practice our beliefs and live freely. You may not be perfect, but still beloved by many immigrants. God bless the USA 🇺🇸
What's training like for Deloitte experienced hires? Where do they typically do it and how valuable was it? Might be getting an offer soon and making the switch
Hired FT as IP for social, ooh and shoots. When hired, all shoots have been cut from budget. Shoots are what I want to work on and improve on - im bummed. what do I do?