Vinson & Elkins
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!!
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.
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).
Billed 8 hours today and still going andddd I don’t know how you Big Law folks do it. I’m exhausted. (I’m an associate at a boutique).
“If I’ve been in the office for 10 hours and I haven’t billed at least ___ hours, I’m going to be a little bit annoyed.”
Is MBA at HSW doable with my wife working and a kid (<2 years old)?? Planning to come from Europe for two years. Any experience?
I'm more qualified and experienced than the account execs I work with but because I'm "just the project manager" they completely ignore my recommendations. Any advice on how to escape this PM hell?
My client is so chill that I’m wearing my aerie (pajama company) joggers, adidas gazelle sneakers and a turtleneck to work. What’s the chillest you’ve dressed for work?
Anyone have curriculum/lesson plans for Principles of Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications? I just got this class and I’m lost.
For folks who say "going in house has a LOT of money". Can we see some numbers? YOE + salary before going in house & salary just after going in-house
Has anyone worked in or for Target's (Enterprise) strategy group? If so, what was the culture and experience like?
Anyone got the skinny on Alix consulting? Got pinged by a recruiter for an MD role in digital transformation He claims they compete with MBB and Alvarez. Thoughts?
what are other fish’ thought on double wear? I say pick one and commit. Or, wear it on the other side at least?