I’m currently considering going back to school to get a physics degree so I can take the patent bar. Any patent attorneys out there willing to share their two cents on this idea?
Anyone hear about the alternatives being considered to the July 2020 bar exam? Thoughts? (Cont’d in comments)
Just took my first ever LSAT practice test, scored a 144 but left a bunch of questions blank due low on time. I haven’t sat in a chair for a test like that since high school. I just bought a prep course but feeling like I got a long way to go for my goal of 165. Any thoughts of suggestions, I’m taking the LSAT in november
Favorite easy Thanksgiving recipes? I was asked to bring a side dish for my family's meal and have this evening only to plan, shop, and cook. Easily-transportable please (no soups). Thanks fam!!
Thoughts on getting second professional degree while at big law? Want one because I’m a lifelong learned, but it would send the wrong message.
Any big law attorneys that have switched to in-house positions? Is the work life balance any better?
Estate planning attorney at small firm dealing with complicated family dynamics. I’m basically a go between for two family members who are equal beneficiaries of a large expectancy. Advice needed.
PEDS- any Adderall/Concerta etc. users? Do you do it to maintain a competitive edge or do you just like it?
After this quarantine I'm really wondering if I'm marrying the right person..... There seems to be too many fundamental differences. Been together 5 years. Is anyone else having these issues.
Let’s say you’ve applied to two positions, Dream Job and Back-Up Job. If Back-Up Job gives you an offer, and you have yet to hear back at all from Dream Job, what, if any, steps should you take to check in on your application with Dream Job?
How do insurance defense mill firms differ from other firms (if at all)? Pros and cons?Planning next career steps but my ID mill firm experience may have scarred me from working at a firm altogether.
Jesus. Anyone know how this might impact US citizens working with the ICC in adjacent roles (ie. in victim support roles, NGOs)? Non-American here - what’s the response in the US legal community?
When is the right time to lateral to if you want to make partner at another firm? Recruiters keep telling me I need to make moves asap to maximize my chances...
Just found out I will be taking two depositions in the near future. These are not key witnesses but I am still nervous. I’ve only been licensed since October of last year and still feel like I have no clue what I’m doing half the time. Any deposition tips?
For exhibits to motions/responses in federal court, do law clerks prefer (1) citations to doc numbers or (2) attach exhibits to motion, even if the docs have already been filed with the court.
So is premium H1b extension available as per the new guidance from USCIS? I see that it’s says CSC and VSC it’s not , but anyone else think that all extension need to go to Nebraska starting sept 11?
"Almost 40% of millennials work every day of their vacation" No offense but that's just f#*$ing stupid. Stop that.
Anyone jump from Big 4/boutique firms to an MBB without going the traditional M7 MBA route? If so, how
can anyone elaborate what the confirming interview of accenture is? not quite sure what that means. thank you!!!
I bought a house in the suburbs of Chicago at the top of the market. I ended up moving out of state in 2017 and short-selling. I am now interviewing for a VP Accounting role with the mortgage company that got shafted by the short sale. If I get the job offer, can they/will they see this on my credit report? Can they pull the offer due to this? Should I tell them before we advance further?
Can can anyone share interview experience and avg compensation at Dell Technologies? Level I8/I9, process automation and engineering role. 7 YoE.
I wish that instead of layoffs or furloughs they’d offer working, homeschooling parents half time/half pay temporarily or some other modified schedule. I am going insane trying to juggle everything!
Ideas for a business/asset to own that generates income (profit), with minimal/moderate time commitment? For post-Covid era and beyond.
Boarding a 30 seater with my computer open and the WebEx control going strong, my roller board and my work bag in hand. If that isn't an "I am too cool for school" move, what is? I'm THAT asshole.
What is your firm’s promotion month of year? Deloitte performance year is March - March, promotion decided in June, title change in August, bonus in September
Male fish- who makes good collarless button down shirts? I have one from Untuckit that I love but can’t seem to find others like it...
Hey everyone, I’m a junior moving to Austin - do you have an recommendations on affordable living in the city? Or know anyone looking for a roommate?
Can I but cryptos on Bittrex using fiat else what is the best way to trade? Honest and non-pretentious noob here.