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An acquaintance of mine who works at a NY firm told me she’s been in Korea for the past month! Is anyone working in another country? I wish I could but can’t imagine the time difference issue.

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I’ve been riding the pandemic out in Texas—so yes, I’ve been working out of another country.


i have a few korean/asian friends who did that. time diff isnt ideal but the partners/seniors are understanding and try to accommodate too.


I know of two associates working for a NY office out of Spain and Greece respectively. They basically work NY hours though, and have adjusted their sleep schedules.


I’ve been working out of Canada (same time zone, but cheaper)


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I have a large law associate friend who is successfully living and working in the Dominican Republic. Eastern timezone, lower cost of living (school for his kid, housing, transport). There are a couple of Caribbean countries like Barbados offering remote work visas for up to 12 months


I spent a month in Mexico and it was great. Narrowed my AirBnB search to those that demonstrated excellent wifi with reviews confirming the same. Ended up with no time difference.

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