Anyone here make partner by year 3?

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Not even Kirkland has stooped that low.

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If you are a solo practitioner, you can make it by year 1

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I think his ego counts for 2

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I wouldn’t want to make partner that early. Wouldn’t have earned it and the title would mean nothing.

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lol wtf

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I’m year 8 and not sure I’m ready for that responsibility

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@A2 do you work at Parsons Valentine & Hunt

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Anyone here closely related to Jeff Bezos and gets all of Amazon’s M&A work?

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Guy from my law school class did. Works at an estate planning shop.

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Equity partner or just partner in name only like at Louis Brisboi?

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Non equity partner at a boutique law firm

At my home country, every barber at a chain haircut place is a “director” lol

Only if your dad is CEO of Microsoft or Alphabet and he’s going to spin a lot of new work to your firm. In which case, you would be promoted to partner with a big pay raise, attend client dinners, be cc’d on client emails, but never allowed to do any substantive work beyond what a junior associate can handle.

My friend did, but her firm is notorious for churning through their associates like crazy.

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Make friends and develop a referral relationship with doctors in your local area and sure, you can be a partner at a plaintiff personal injury firm by year 3.

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