Anyone at Winston & Strawn? I'm in international law at a big law firm, which means 2am Sunday calls because it's 9am somewhere. Looking to lateral to a more specialized firm- does it get …
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What do you do when you’re given a research assignment for a very specific question but you’re not finding any case law one way or the other?
Have been going out with a colleague (we're both associates) for about a month; wondering whether to disclose...
My husband and I are hoping to have a child soon, but I don't want to get off track at work. I'd love to know how others have handled the transition to motherhood while competing to make partner.
Generally, the word "before" is a good substitute for the phrase "prior to." If I see "prior to" one more time, I will barf lol (I'm a legal editor currently editing a brief, so I thought I'd vent) :D
Where is the best place to see sample briefs? I’m looking for a guide to show a defendant met the minimum contacts test for jurisdiction
How difficult is it to move to Big Law if you’ve only worked at small firms as a junior associate? It seems like a bubble you can’t infiltrate if you didn’t make your start in big law during OCIs
I’m a junior associate looking to change law firms. Any suggestions for reputable head hunters that I should contact?
Canadian and British lawyers: anyone able to compare what it’s like working in London vs Toronto biglaw?
Do titles in Law firms (practice head, executive committee, managing partner etc) mean more pay for the extra responsibilities, or not necessarily?
Struggling with this whole work life balance thing. Is it possible to have a semblance of a life/hobbies? If so, how? Most of my socializing is honestly in the microcosm of the firm (drink nights etc)
I just found out that my new firm reads all emails sent and received. Does that creep anyone else out?
Can I ask my senior associate if I’m doing an okay job? For context, we’re on several matters together and I want to correct any mistakes WHILE we’re working together, not ask about them after.
Recieved an offer to work in-house in a big (Canadian) market. Thoughts on starting out a career in law in-house? How difficult is the transition from in-house back to private practice? Any advice?
For short term disability benefits that begin before delivery (eg 2 weeks before due date), how do they calculate the time of that of you have a scheduled c-section at 39 weeks? Anyone navigate this?
I heard PWC is canceling all travel effective Friday, domestic and international, due to coronavirus concerns.
Accenture 🐠, Glassdoor says that an average Manager’s salary is $123k Is this accurate for the T&O practice in the NE?
What does everyone think about a 4-day work week billing 10 hours per day instead of billing 8 hours every 5 days? Is it possible in HC consulting when almost all health system executives and administrators work 5-day work weeks? Just seems like a no brainer to give everyone 52 extra days of P/L per year without sacrificing revenue. Thoughts?
Intevieing with Deloitte for Salesforce technical lead. The interview is through HireVue. What kind of questions should I be expecting?
What happened after the 60 grace period for the h-1b? Do I lose the visa completely? I have a company that wants to sponsor me and they are waiting for an approval from HR. My I-94 expires in 2021
2.5 years consulting, 2.5 years PE Opps. Where should I come in at if I wanted to come back to consulting and was targeting Strategy&? Assuming senior associate. Comp would be 165 base + 20% bonus?
(Credit card) traveling infrequently (twice / month, 2-4 days per travel). Paying for flights and hotel w personal card. Currently have chase sapphire preferred. Should I upgrade to CSR or Amex Plat?
Anyone have experience applying for new jobs in Asia (HK, Singapore etc)? Considering an attempt at this for personal reasons and was wondering if it’s reasonable. For context: 4 year post undergrad,
I need some strong women right now. I having been dating a friend long distance (we’re only 2 months in) and I just found out I’m pregnant. I’m not married, I don’t have family here (cont)
Curious to know where the market stands. Which Big 4 firm has the best Cyber risk practice? Very glad this bowl exists, btw!
Has anyone successfully shifted from years in a traditional agency account role to freelance, consulting, part-time or remote work?
Final interview w Deloitte on Friday. I am a girl, but wear men's shoes and traditionally male styled clothing. Got advice to wear heels but that just isn't me. Insight? I feel like if they can't...