I know most salary posts here are geared towards big law but 1850 billable requirement with base salary of $85,000. NJ based 20 attorney firm. Thoughts?
Stites & Harbison
How long is the typical equity partnership track? I used to think it was 8 years, but now it seems longer. Secondly, is it realistic to expect partnership if you’re willing to put in the work/years?
Midlevel Corp NYC big law. Received a mixed bag review during mid-year review. Even positive and negative. My reviews over the years have had peaks and valleys. Worried about consistency. Should I dip or at least start talking to recruiters? Didn’t get an action plan or anything but it was a “developmental message.” Besides obviously internalizing and correcting to get better- thoughts on whether I should start looking?
Advice needed. We have a paralegal who thinks she’s a lawyer. I mean she’s really delusional but she gets most of the work we don’t want to do done so I try not to burst her bubble. (cont.)
Not my firm, but I hear Cadwalader just reduced associate pay by 25% and stopped partner distributions.
Is there any way to get access to the finance bowl? Given how often corporate lawyers interact with finance professionals, it would be helpful to have a way to directly interact with them.
How often are you lied to by opposing counsel? It just happened to me, and it’s probably only the 5th or so time (that I know of) in my 20+ year legal career as a transactional lawyer that I’ve been lied to.
I work in an open space layout. Other clerks talk all day and I cannot concentrate. I’ve asked them to stop and they refuse. How do I escalate this without starting a war ?
Controversial Opinion of the Week: Big Law isn’t that bad. Sure, there are times it means late nights. But it’s stimulating and you are paid a lot of money to do a job that isn’t rocket science. 🤷🏻♂️
When is a good time to join a nonprofit board? Don't want to lose touch with my ideals but also don't want to stretch myself too thin too early
Are my chances of lateraling to a V10 firm doomed? I'm currently 5 years old, top-performer, but my kindergarten was non-target.
This is not going to improve the general reputation of lawyers. https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-50757383
Dealing the stress of the job made me pick up smoking again, and I am creeping into problematic drinking. Hoping for encouragement I can kick it without just quitting my job (biglaw).
ACN fish are there fast track options for hotel and airlines? Can someone tell me where to find them. Friend doesn’t know anything about it.
Started seeing a therapist and during our second session she had me take a quiz that took up 25 minutes of our one hour session. Seemed like a waste of time to do in session, is she ripping me off?
If you are a new analyst, TAKE A ROLE IF ONE IS OFFERED TO YOU. the bench is deep, it’s the end of they year, and a potential recession is on the horizon.
Looking for a Referral for Data Scientist roles in NYC. Have Solid Background in Product(ROI oriented) as well as Core ML
A candidate I interviewed on Friday just requested to connect on LinkedIn. I feel like that’s a bold move. Is it ok to accept?
So many attractive postings at big tech companies (google, Amazon, etc). Is it a mistake to apply to a high volume or jobs (5-10)? Better to play the volume game or select the couple best options?
Office Christmas party.drunk=yesss. Assurance women are also very attractive. I would like to take one to my hotel rommm with me.
How easy is it to move from a customer engineer role in Google Cloud to other more business/analytics roles?
Noob question: if you order Uber eats to your hotel room do you give them the room number and have them bring it up or get it from the lobby?
If newspapers can create and design over 100 pages of content and tv stations can produce 24 hours of content each and every day... than why does it take agencies so long to create content?
Hey fellow American creatives - what are your favourite anti-gun videos/campaigns? What do you think has worked particularly well in gun control advertising? Anything that is lacking?