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For people who recently lateraled, how did you go about negotiating a signing bonus? For context, I’m a rising 6th year in the finance group. I was approached about the position directly, so the firm isn’t paying a recruiter if they hire me. Any advice would be appreciated. It would be to go from a V20 to a V10 (not Kirkland). I don’t have competing offers as leverage, but I also wasn’t actively looking to leave

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Might get better traction in the Big Law bowl. The NYC bowl is cross industry

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I did lol (after I realized there was a specific bowl). I figured it wouldn’t hurt to keep this one up, too, just in case, but thank you for the tip :)

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