Stoel Rives Discussions
I am considering a move to a firm that is prominent in my region, Stoel Rives. They have a billable target of 1850. I have been in government for my 5 year career so far. I am trying to get a sense of…
Can anyone share associate billing rates for regional firms in the SLC market? Thinking of Holland & Hart, Snell & Wilmer, Stoel Rives, and Dentons (Durham Jones & Pinegar) in particular.
Insight on Stoel Rives? Hours, comp, etc
Anyone have insight to what it's like working at Stoel Rives? I just applied to what I think would be the perfect position for me, but I'd love some additional insight!
Anyone got insights on Stoel Rives? What's their comp like for a mid level (5th-7th year) in Seattle or Portland? Culture? Hours?
How much access do equity partners have to their firms financials? I imagine that it varies firm to firm, but I imagine that all of them have some accessibility??? Anyone have any experience here?
Have midlevels / seniors who are curt / impatient with juniors forgotten what it’s like to be a junior? Asking for a friend
What is considered “big law”
Anyone else’s firm not uttered a peep about returning to the office? Majority of my attorney friends were told to return to the office full-time or for X number of days per week minimum. Mine hasn’t mentioned it once and while I’m obviously not complaining, just curious if anyone’s firm’s been the same.
For background checks, I can’t remember - say you had a termination without cause, does this come up in the results?
Mock Trial (Undergrad)
I have noticed that I have scored better when doing openings rather than closings on my team. I prefer to be known as the closer on the team but I don't score as well, tips?
Does a senior counsel have the power to ask recruitment to hire you as an entry level associate or that simply up to partners?
Tips for staying sane while self isolating? I live alone and with the office closed + the city shut down I’m realizing how much I depend on work for socializing. Haven’t said a word out loud all day🤦🏻♀️
Deal lawyers, what’s your work flow look like right now? I’m not totally stagnant and still keeping busy, but this definitely is not the end of year madness that I’m used to. Curious what everyone else is experiencing.
20+ yr appellate litigator; AV rating; SuperLawyer (for whatever that’s worth); former adjunct legal writing prof; not big enough client base to hang own shingle; next move after being on the wrong side of odd intra-firm power struggle?
So, a recruiter gave me feedback that my lack SPHR or SHRM-SCP is causing my resume to be knock out by AI and human recruiters despite my position and work history in Multinationals and being in Technology. They suggested that we put SPHR ( Lapsed). I let it lapse in 2017. What is your opinion? Plus if I were to take another certification - should I take SPHR or SHRM-SCP?
Ive got to create employee handbook and offer letter, employment contract templates. Anyone here from an IT consultancy or IT company (non- consulting) who can share template that includes offer letter, employee handbook contents?
I've moved into a Technology/IoT industry and can't think of where to begin. Any help is appreciated.
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As posted in Women in Law, a handy tip on how to colour code your outlook inbox:
(1) go to “View” tab
(2) select “View Settings”
(3) select “Conditional Formatting”
(4) select “Add” and name e.g. “Urgent”
(5) select “Font” and choose e.g.
- effects: underline
- colour: Red
- font style: bold
- size: Big
(6) select “Condition” and navigate to “More Choices”.
(7) select “Categories” and choose one.
Assign an email with that category and it’ll change colour!
To all “Of Counsel” firms; what is your fee split? Does the firm you of counsel for throw you cases and you give them a percentage fee split? Do you send an invoice for your work to them or do you bill the client directly? Do you use the have a profile with their softwares, such as billing?
Anyone go from SaaS / licensing sales to services (strategy & implementation) sales?
I'm thinking of moving from large cap tech to large cap consultancy firm to help build the resume and round out my experience. I enjoy and do well in licensing, but I'm fairly young in my career (<6 years) and received a great offer to make the move.
Big fan of the org and team I'll be joining as well.
Is there any resources someone can point me to about the potential legal issues and more information from an HR perspective about contingent employees (temps, contract workers, part-time workers) versus normal FTE’s?
I’m working on a project for an HR class and finding good sources with real evidence about this from SHRM and news publications has been rough. Thanks!
Did anyone’s eyelashes start dealing out after laser eye surgery? I recently had PRK and tonight my eyelashes were coming out in clumps.
I’m thinking about having a baby on my own this year. Every marriage (2) man changed his mind after vows. I’m over waiting on them! I’m 38 and work at a private law firm. Anyone here been here and done that? Joys, pains, regrets, triumphs?!
In honour of Veteran's Day, here's a mind-blowing fact I learned this week.
Russian soldiers yell, "Oorah!" before going into battle, because , the word is indeed Russian.
That's right, every time a Marine yells, Oorah! they are speaking Russian
Best place in Chicago for a spray tan?
Hi P fish! So I need some advice on how to handle an situation. I have a new boss (5-6weeks) and we are butting heads. She asked me to deliver a deck. We did a half baked session of her telling me her
What’s the best way to check if a list of texts is also in another list or array of texts. If it’s true, I want the cell to produce a true value next to the column of data , I think it involves =IF and ISNUMBER. I don’t want to use vlookups because data not on left hand side of page.
UK has come up with a self sponsorship visa. You don't even need a job offer to move there. Check out for more details.
I have got my second promotion this year, one was in May'22 and next in November'22, but haven't increased my salary proportionately - I received a 40% hike in May, but had asked for 120%, and this time of year with news of recession everywhere I won't be getting a good hike again (letter to be received at the end of November).
Any cents how I could grow package staying at the same job?
At my wit's end here, I have a cafe to run even when it's impossible to get a halfway decent price on groceries (even at wholesale). And customers aren't about to pay $20 for a sandwich. What can I do
Anyone else has had an aggressive recruiter question you like if you were in court? Like they don’t trust you and are trying to find the smoking gun...is this an intimidating tactic to make you feel
My boss is a good Account Director but terrible at managing his team and our group. Everyone who’s worked under him + other dept. heads have complained to one another. Next move - take it to HR?
Hello!l I just started working 12-hr shifts, 3 times per week at a hospital. I am also about to embark on getting more serious about infertility treatment with my husband. Any advice on time management or balancing treatment with work?! If it makes it any easier, I work at a great hospital with a high quality fertility center. Anyone who does shift work while TTC, please give me your best advice! Thanks in advance!
How are some of you auditors feeling about auditing payroll at your clients using Kronos? 😄
For this years forte I received a lowers rating. I am planning to quit Amazon, does this rating affect my potential chance of reapplying at Amazon?
What should my strategy be for beach time between current case and follow on in two weeks?