Additional Posts in Law
What level should you come in at to join IBM GBS with 3-3.5 years of consulting experience?
I am based in Australia and wondering what is the salary range for Principal Consultants in HCM space?
Does gpa matter at top hedge funds/investment banks for experienced hires? Is it possible they look at transcript during background check and rescind offer?
Anyone here doing consulting in Spain? I’m interested in knowing more about the market there and potentially make a move. Manager at big 4 in Toronto, 10 yrs of experience. Do public sector work.
Apple Watch or mechanical? Hard to beat a nice mechanical, but there is so much more functionality with an Apple Watch. Tough call!
the corporate version of “the dog ate my homework”
Licensor entered into licensing agreement with licensee. Licensor is an individual and owns the rights to the licensee material. However, licensor misrepresented his legal name. Is the license valid?
Public Accounting fish- how often are you having sex during the peak of your busy season?
What to update in Infosys basket of allowance so that we can get the complete BOA amount
Why is it so hard for females in their late twenties/early thirties to date? Am I f*cked?
I put a plate of ordered hotel breakfast near the lamp and opened/closed the lid for a sec. I went to turn on the lamp & a lady bug fell out. Idk if it’s from the lamp or the food. Should I complain?
Hi fishers, I’m currently working in broking industry in digital sales & partial product, I’m looking for full time product job, please help if you can.
We're looking for IT Cost Optimisation and IT Performance Improvement from consultants to Directors at Capgemini Invent. Ping me if interested.
I am need of teacher and classroom supplies. How can I get them for free? I am in DC.
Additional Posts (overall)
Hot Take: OCI is not a good way to recruit lawyers. It and I is not the best career path for many lawyers.
Thinking of going back to my former in-house gig after being in corporate private practice for the last year and a half but its a situation where I wont have a good mentor to learn from. I’m in my 6th year of practice. Anyone have any thoughts on what I should do or how I can continue to develop skills in-house without a mentor?
What is your current, petty gripe about your workload, office, etc. Mine is that our office only has Kureig coffee. Sometimes I just want to pour a cup and not kill the planet more than I already am!
I’m assigned to a case I hate with a passion. It’s worse than watching paint dry. Whatever the outcome, society won’t benefit anything from it. How do you cope?
Any NYC big law received more definitive answers on the return-to-the-office timeline? My firm said “no earlier than January,” but hasn’t given any updates now even though that is just a month away. Curious what the norm is right now.
Offer pending background/reference check.
Can’t use my current company, which would’ve been a great reference. Thinking of partner from my last firm and a former law professor of mine who I worked closely, as I need 2 (preferably manager/colleague refs).
Would this be adequate?
I am curious - I have an opposing counsel that sends provocative or incorrect emails related to our case late night (eg 11:00 pm Sunday Night, 1:00 am) and does not consider the timing (nor the content) of his emails to be inappropriate - what do you think about lawyers that send late night emails- are they indicative of incivility? Unprofessional? - how best should this behavior be handled.
Help with theme for wine gifts to secretarial staff.
We get them wine and previous years the wine has had “themes.” Please see below for more.
Big London firm, I’m 4-500 chargeable hours ahead of other associates in my team. Only qualified sept 2019 and have been asked to do full first drafts of facilities three times over the past 6 mos. Don’t have a moment to think about what I’m actually doing as constantly at max capacity on deals. I’m exhausted & trying to say no yet work still ends up with me. How to deal with such bad resourcing? I’m at a bit of a loss as to how to go on here even though I like my partners.
Y’all ever have days where you would not even care if you were fired? In fact, you might welcome it? 😅 At least tomorrow is Friday - we got this!
I’m considering admitting myself to a hospital for anxiety and depression. I am only two years into practice. How will this impact my career, bar standing, etc.?
My wife is starting a full time job after 2 years. I’ve been paying all the expenses since we’ve been married. We each have our own separate accounts and a joint account. Her salary will be around $50-$75k. We agreed she needs to contribute to the expenses and I was thinking that starting off paying half the rent would be reasonable ($1,500). Maybe put that amount per month into the joint account and then she can do what she wants with the rest? Reasonable? How do others handle expenses?
Have you ever ended a deposition due to harassing/inappropriate conduct by OC? I was close to it today and want to see if we were in the ballpark where it was justified.
Has anyone had any experience drafting a complaint to the SEC? It may be on the horizon and looking for resources in case it comes up.
What do your legal secretaries get paid? What benefits are included? Please include how many attorneys that Secretary supports and if you’re in a large, mid-size, or rural area.
So, I got the job - a formal written offer was made today @ $10k under the company’s “target” base pay. I have been told that the offer that has been made is the best and highest available based on my experience (ideally company would have wanted a few more years).
It really sounds like there’s no room for negotiation but I want to try - do I say that I need $5k-$10k more otherwise I will be unable to accept or do I just accept the very generous offer on the table?
How does one make partner in a black box firm where there's no set plan to partner? I'm just curious what the path is. All about business brought in? Number of years? Work product? I just lateraled as a 4th year from a lock step firm to black box.
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