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)
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?
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!
What is everyone’s take on working remotely? It seems that some firms are open to the idea while other firms really value the face-to-face time. Interested to hear different perspectives...
Does anyone actually enjoy being an international arbitration associate? What are the pros of this practicing in this area of the law?
Ok year is coming to an end. How much $$$ have you booked? And was it a "good year"? Please share your title or level as well.
Thoughts on working at Amazon? I know they're on a hiring spree, but I'm not sure if that's reassuring or more cause for concern?
What is a typical pay raise going into industry? Have a year as senior under my belt, but don't have my CPA. Looking at a mid-sized company for corporate accounting role.
Can any 🐠 help with an appropriate salary range for Deloitte Consulting Tech Strategy for Consultant level with 5 years of experience? I want to make sure I ask competitively within the range.
I just have to say y’all have great taste in watches....keep the posts coming. Hopefully one day I can afford one but for now your joy for your watches brings me joy :)
Anyone else feel guilty about seeing multiple people at the same time even though you have not had the exclusivity conversation? I'm talking about going past date 3 with 2 or 3 people at the same time
Since lockdown, marital affairs have been reduced by 80%. Post lockdown, marital affairs recovers and increases 600% in comparison to pre lockdown levels. Pent up demand is real.
Dividend stock portfolio as a passive income...is anyone on this bowl currently doing this? Want to see how I can get started. Thanks in advance.
Ladies, I have a pair of brand new Rothy’s. Chili red pointy toe size 9. Pointy toe ones run half a size smaller than your regular size. Unfortunately, I’m way past the return period. Anyone wants them? Pay UPS shipping (they do pick-ups and I’m lazy) and they’re yours.
Hot take: Young Notre Dame alums are the most irrationally over confident and full of themselves. Have had a few of them on my projects now, seems to be a pattern. Anyone else running into this?