Attorneys: Do I take the Bar in July (in certain states) or should I want until September? Some states are offering administrations in both July & Sept.
Steptoe & Johnson
Trial order talks about making a request for a “view” at the pre trial conf. What does this even mean? (See picture)
I accepted an offer before all this mayhem started. Now I am wondering if I made a mistake. How are partners going to get to know me if we all are working from home...how will I even be onboarded...
Thoughts on what should I consider when deciding whether to join the corporate or litigation practice group?
I’m home with my kids while wife works crazy hours as healthcare provider. Billing what I can, 20-30, but not hustling. Can low billables now really put me at risk after 5+ years of top performance?
Just got word that Perkins Coie cutting associate salaries 15% across the board ... dark days ahead
I’ve been asked to serve on an associate advisory council for wellness at my firm. They’ve given us free range and want us to tell them what the firm should do to support and better the wellness of our attorneys. What would you want to see from your firm? Nothing is too big or too small. TIA.
All of the deals that I was on were put on hold yesterday. My group does not have work for me. I reached our to our office manager, but nothing so far. Any advice for a junior corporate associate?
Does anyone else dream about running away to live in a small cabin in the woods by themselves or is it just me?
Man, I did it all wrong -- in house life sucks :( Much better to get good grades and f**k off to a professorship after big law.
Anyone practicing in Tampa, firm or in house, willing to share year level, salary, and expected bonus?
What do you consider to be the hardest and most intellectually challenging legal practice? I find insolvency to be the most technically challenging.
Does anyone use Assistants and Paras to edit breifs? I usually do a rough draft of what I want it to say then refer to a para to clean up and make pretty. Am I wrong for this? It just seems so much more efficient.
After being laid off due to dwindling clients, I am moving to Nashville. Any suggestions on great PR / communications agencies? Would love to get an idea of what’s there! Also, if you know of any companies looking for in-house I would love to hear about them.
My partner and I are thinking about moving to NYC! Are there any CW jobs there right now or is it totally oversaturated from layoffs?
When I apply for new positions at larger Corp companies, the only feedback I get back is my resume is too creative. But I’m applying for creative roles. How do I make me resume less creative ?
My boss is giving me a hard time in spite of doing well.keeps favoring other people which is obvious to the team and warns me about people being laid off. Do I resign? I have an offer.
Can anyone here speak to the transition from mgmt consulting to google biz ops? Sounds interesting, but I am concerned that the role is much more implementation-heavy than is advertised.
Had a few calls with an agency. First with two ECDs. The most recent one being last tuesday. The recruiter was super excited about having me and we even talked $$. Followed up And now... nothing.
Data and analytics consultant primarily focused on data visualization looking to break into strategy consulting at big 4 or MBB. 3 YOE and high GPA from non-target school. Is this possible? Continued
Currently at $194k, 8 yrs in consulting in Bay Area - looking to exit to big pharma, biotech, or health tech for $220k+. Any companies I should target or should I just stay in consulting (😭💔)?
If I am planning to max out my 401k contribution, should I choose ROTH or regular 401k to maximize my tax benefits?
Offer to transfer into M&A Integration (lateral) or jump into procurement & SC boutique (60% jump). If end goal is exit to PE Ops role in 3 years which will give best opportunities for development?
Bari Weiss resigns from the Times bc od bullying and attempted silencing by “woke” employees. Good for her taking a stand. Many on this bowl can learn from her experience :)
United canceled my international business class flight to Seoul 6 hours before boarding, due to repairs. I’m rebooked on one that gets in 7 hours later. What’s the best way to ask for compensation?
May be in a post already and perhaps you can direct me toward it, but what’s your trading platform and why? I’m using e-trade right now and looking for something better.