Thoughts on this from a legal standpoint? I've been wondering how the US Supreme Court will decide the employment discrimination cases for gay and trans employees on the basis of sex.
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!!
Is anyone here counsel at a bank? What practice of law were you in originally? Looking to make a move from biglaw but not currently in a banking regulatory practice - does it matter?
I past the CA bar and still waiting for my moral character evaluation result. After 6 months of my submission, I received an email requesting for more info about my past employment termination (my first job). Does anyone know how much details we should provide? Below is the request: (PS: termination was unfair but I don’t want to get into arguments with old employer) • A detailed narrative explaining the events and/or circumstances leading up, during and through your termination from Xxx.
Given the challenges I've had with integrating technology into my legal practice, I've been looking for some resources to help me out. I came across this challenge on Twitter today. Seems to be free. Thought it might be useful for some of you:
Looking into switching from Big4 to law firm, recently saw an opening for Conflicts attorney, any thoughts? Is it stimulating work? Is it a good move?
Anyone who's worked in both law and consulting before? I'm considering a switch to consulting and want to find out more about the work. I'm more or less familiar with the hours / pay. For context, I'm currently in commercial litigation in UK magic circle firm.
Hi Everyone - My firm (NY) just announced that we will be working from home through the summer, until September and possibly even longer. I’m looking for a new desktop so I can sit at my desk (thinking this will help with productivity LOL) rather than plop from my bed to the sofa and anywhere else with my laptop. Recommendations? Thanks!
Transactional Associate Survey: what are the general responsibilities placed in the hands of 2-3rd year associates at your firm? Please include general size of firm and practice area in your answer.
Honestly it's pretty frustrating to deal with all the lawyer jokes... this is an honorable profession where people still care about service
Is there any way to tell whether a partner is equity or non-equity? Like, is it a time gated thing where partners make equity after X amount of years as partner?
Anyone here interned with the EEOC? What was the nature of the assignments and how was the overall experience? Thanks.
Highly stylized example of my typical interaction with two partners in my firm (follows in the comments).
Should I just get a salad or just give in for some wings n beer! I don't fly back till 2 pm tomorrow, need some comfort food!
Total chaos at DTW this AM. Some sort of a power outage causing security lines to be insane. They were not honoring pre-check either. Just made it for my 8am. Folks traveling from DTW add in buffer.
Is there a way around apeaaring away on Skype? Coming from PwC so not used to this big brother nonsense since they use G chat.
What is pwc "global advisory clients & industries?" Is this more like a marketing role supporting the advisory practice? I'm in S&O now
I was staffed on a study several months ago that took a big toll on my mental health- and I want to make a request to my staffing manager to not be staffed on those types of studies again CONTD
Are there incentives awarded to Big 4 Staff/Senior employees who helped win a BD pursuit (other than "Good jobs" and "Pats on the back")?
I know this is probably asked a lot, but how do you explain your job/what you do succinctly on a date? Feels like I’m always jumping down a rabbit hole of being too specific or too vague.
Average salary in India for M&A big four? preferably M&A IT. any idea about the lifestyle? is it 90 percent travel as well?
I was shocked yesterday when a man knocked on my door with an Edward Jones name tag on. He was going door to door to try and get clients. Is this really still how some advisors try to get clients?
5 years in, self taught creative, no awards, but a polished book...still trying to get my foot in the door at a big name agency? Any advice on how to break in?
How do you work on getting better at concepting & ideation, are there any tips or resources that can help not just creatives but advertising creatives as a whole come up with good ideation & concepts?
Does anyone have any uplifting/good stories about starting school? I do see a number of teachers who say their students are so happy to be back and following the rules.