Pros & cons at: 1. Morrison Mahoney (Boston) 2. Ropes & Gray (Boston/NY) 3. WilmerHale (NY/DC/Boston)
The mid-level associate who directly supervises me isn’t being responsive. I am worried about missing a deadline. Should I keep pinging him? Figure it out on my own? Reach out to someone above him?
Anyone else frequently overwhelmed by their amount of student loan debt (> $200k) left to pay off, feel like their income will never been high enough to even make a dent, and regret not doing more for scholarships/borrowing less? It’s all consuming sometimes. Thoughts on how to deal?
Have a family obligation this weekend, so of course partner just emails me to ask if I have time to do some research this weekend. How to handle?
If an attorney becomes aware of a partner's huge overstatement of the partner's hours on many clients' bills, what is their responsibility to report? And what is firm leadership's responsibility?
I have never felt more pressured to work in my life. I was just told our hours are going to be closely monitored. I’m shocked - we are at a global firm in France and in complete lockdown. (Continued)
Anyone know if working as in house at Disney is a good gig? It’s not a sweatshop like amazon right? Friend of mine is considering an offer from them.
Any attorney here a member of the US Court of Appeals District of Columbia willing to sponsor me for admission? Thank you!
Drumming up business in family law? Tiny firm in what I’ve researched is considered tiny market. New to the job, which I love (3rd in 4th year w/ license) But average month is 50% of target billables
Tips to bill more when there isn’t a lot of work coming in? I’ve asked for more work, but feel like no matter what I do I’m not billing many hours/not capturing time. Trying to maximize my value.
How do other associates out there draw the line between being meticulous and careful with your proofreading and not getting too bogged down trying to be perfect and thus waste time?
Starting on a client that makes makeup. The majority of people working there are women and gay men, and the culture there is very feminine. I don't currently wear makeup on a regular basis. Should I start?
Can anyone give salary range for consultant at Deloitte Consulting NYC? In the technology/cloud space. Recruiter is asking me for the compensation range I’m looking for and am currently making 86k and will be promoted to Senior in Oct with expected salary of ~93k
Firm restrictions notwithstanding, what are some side hustles/additional sources of income one can generate while being on H1B or L1A?
Laterals to Deloitte Cyber from other B4: Can you describe your interview process and what each one entailed? TIA!
Thoughts on how this extended period of working remotely will impact status requirements for frequent flyer/hotel rewards programs?
When you have a shit ton of work on a Friday afternoon but fall asleep at your laptop... Will be a great night.
There is truly nothing like going through the shock of layoffs and then seeing your closest coworkers still here at the end of the day. Hold you peeps close today folks ❤️ 😔
Sold my steelcase office chair today, dude showed up in full camo and said he is putting the chair in his stand. Love it.
I’ve come to this conclusion. A Biglaw salary does not make you happy. It just makes you less guilty for wasting your life working for someone else.
Realized I’m drinking too much. A bottle of wine a week. That’s around 5-6 glasses a week. Still within threshold but 🙄🙈 threw out 16 bottles for the 18 weeks of lockdown
Thought about what y’all said from your previous post and looked for older guys. I found one that took charge like I wanted to. Only problem, is he was too big😩. Like he was so thick that we had to slow down multiple times because he kept bottoming out and stretching me (it was painful/uncomfortable at times). Any tips ladies? Tagging my previous post. https://joinfishbowl.com/post_kkr1gv
Hi Ambassadors, let’s welcome our newest Ambassador to the bowl, Brianna! Brianna works in Advertising and resides in Tampa, FL. Make sure you say hi!
Ladies! Any recommendations on comfortable 1) is work heels and 2) going out heels? Preferably under $100... Thanks!
To Deloitte 🐠s - I got an RFE on my transfer to Deloitte. Law firm did not ask me any documents except for my last 2 pay stubs. Is that normal?