Classic problem: Sent a draft to a partner 2 weeks ago (deadline is next Fri.) I‘ll be on site inspections T/W/Th, is there a professional way to nudge him to review soon/avoid an emergency?
Anyone from Paul Weiss here? Curious what the 2020 partner class will look like and if we'll see a repeat of 2019. Can you share details? Anonymously of course ;)
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?
Anyone actually consider those FBI postings that always seem available? Anyone working/worked as a special agent? Is it as exciting as it seems?
Any advice on how I should approach my boss about potentially transferring departments? I’m a second year in Commercial Litigation right now, would like to transfer to Corporate Dept (have background knowledge from courses in law school but no practical experience)
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)
So...I recently started a new position (within the past year). While I like the practice area, I'm not a huge fan of the type of work I'm doing. I'm a new lawyer. I had planned to stay in this position for years, but I've learned there is very little chance that I will get to do any litigation. Most of the attorneys at my job were previously trial attorneys and they took this position for the slower pace and regular hours. I'm worried about moving on too quickly. Thoughts?
Anybody have any experience taking the Georgia Attorney’s Exam? I’m sitting for it in February and wanted to hear others’ experiences with studying and sitting for it
Offer letter stated independent contractor with 401k eligibility after 1 yr. Almost 2 years in, just having 401k meeting after months of inquiring. Reviewed plan docs. I.C.s are ineligible. Thoughts?
Anybody with experience in the Netflix recruiting process? If so, please share any insights! Got approached by one of their recruiters for a role in their strategy and analytics group.
How long did it take you all to get interview invitations from the date you submitted your application?
Flashback - Obama presided the largest environmental disaster in the history of United States. The earth was crying. Obama was playing.
Fall in love with a guy and he didn’t tell me he has a gf. Broke up with him yesterday and blocked all social media connection. Still can’t stop thinking about him, how can I recover faster and moveon