Did anyone only start using their middle initial when they became an attorney? I have no idea where I got the notion but I felt like it was too formal at all my jobs before I went to law school but totally appropriate once I was licensed. Is this a custom?
Sullivan & Worcester
12 yr lawyer here, just moved to CA due to a spouse transfer and am not sure if I want to start over here. I have a good network in my home state. Any remote contract lawyers? How do you find work?
Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?
As a company we are looking at going digital with our employee personnel and medical files etc. What are some of the ways you have done that? Any advice/recommended process?
I got distracted yesterday drafting an appellate brief and completely forgot to show up for a warm body hearing involving a coverage MSJ that has nothing to do with my client. Regardless, I am mortified and of course apologized to the partner. Do I need to address anything with the court or OC or is this nbd?
Do "market" firms pay recruiters similarly? I feel mine is making special effort for a recent submission as opposed to others and I'm cynically wondering if it's because this firm pays a bigger fee.
1) Billable ID attorneys, HOW do you consistently bill 8-10 hours a day. Idk how to bill besides that you need to do it immediately. And 2, how long did it take for you to get comfortable billing.
I’m a Canadian lawyer at an Aml50 firm in the US on a TN visa. I would like to take steps to change over to an immigrant visa (H1-B). Has anyone done this? If so, how did you bring up the conversation? How long were you employed before asking for this? Any help is greatly appreciated.
How long, on average, did it take you to study before you could pass the PHR/SPHR exam? Did you think it was worth it?
How long do you typically allow for self assessments and manager assessments for year-end? This year we gave employees a week and managers 3 weeks (holidays not included), but they still said it wasn’t long enough even though most waited until the very last day to complete them.
When a partner sends back your doc with tracked changes, should I do anything more than accept changes and proofread again? Seems like I am constantly just volleying minor changes back to them.
I’m interested to know opinions on which service is better for in-house counsel, Practical Law or Lexis Nexis? Or another option that I might be unaware of? Im an in-house generalist at a medium sized, service based company and handle a range of matters including general business, contracts, employment/international employment, IP, privacy, and technology. I want to be able to access templates, practice guides, and checklists.
How much nonbillable time is too much? I’m a second associate at a midsized firm and I have 30-50 non billable hours each month. An associate at another firm told me this was really high. Thoughts?
Question for those who practice securities law, specifically ‘33 and ‘34 Act: is the weekend and night work often and terrible? Of course it happens from time to time and maybe firm/partner dependent but trying to gauge how bad it can be.
Anyone know a good company that is hiring in Dallas or remote? Looking for consultant, Product/Project Manager, Integration Specialist/developer or similar roles!
Joining KPMG as an intern in healthcare advisory practice. Considering that I am in a MHA program (healthcare administration) any way to leverage to receive an offer as a senior associate?
Hi Friends, With 2 years of experience in Power and Utilities as Management consultant in PwC, MBA in Finance; I am looking for opportunities as Consultant/Product manger. Fixed CTC - 13.9 Total WE - 6 years Thanks for your reply.
Is there an easy way to switch XLOOKUPS to INDEX MATCH? Have a large file with bunch of formulas that don't work on all client machines (different excel versions).
Hello, anyone looking for an international copywriter? I’ve just been laid off. Thanks a lot for the help in advance 🙌🏾
Where did you learn how to best integrate flight/hotel/credit card points? I’m new and confused. I have chase sapphire reserve, but that’s as far as I’ve gotten.
Visiting wife family for 10 days — I hate staying with them because their place is so dirty and we share a room with her sibling. How do I suggest I want to stay in a hotel without disrespecting them?
Hi! Does anyone know of any healthcare consulting firms looking for recent grads? I graduated with a healthcare management degree in August and I’ve been look since then, no luck so far.
How much can you ethically alter your title on your resume? My firm is struggling and moving many consultants to “customer success.” I’m worried I won’t get interviews after the title change. 1YOE
Need UX help for health app —global client in Philly; global research, personas, mental journeys, use cases, biz requirements, wireframes, interfaces, etc. Pl DM with availability and rates.
This is a stupid question, but how does conflict check work? If I represented company in financing at current firm, and I just found out the firm I’m interviewing with represented investor in the same financing, will I get denied the job? Thanks!
Looking for a new office chair at home. Any suggestions? Two key qualities: comfortable and adjustable Price is very flexible. Much rather pay more for a nicer chair than get a deal. Thanks!
NYC fish - moving to Astoria, is it worth making the hike out to JFK or is Delta at LGA OK? I’ve heard some nightmares about the traffic and terminals at LGA...any advice?
What's can be the maximum fixed pay at EY for tax senior 2 lvl with 7 years of experience.