Fuckkkk how do I get out? I feel like I’m gonna get fired but I don’t even know where to start to look for another job.

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I’ve had this feeling. Many attorneys feel this way. I’ve had times where I thought I was going to be fired and my boss was not displeased at all. Practicing law feelings of inadequacy are common. If you want out take the time to really think about what you want in your next job. Then search for it. If you have time before moving on don’t settle. Don’t take another job that will leave you wanting out a year from now. Law Crossing was a great resource for me.

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Same.

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I’d suggest mixing it up. I started out in Insurance defense and it was tough. Just keep your head up and know that when you finish law school and pass the bar you get a job to find out how little you know. It’s normal to feel stressed and overwhelmed. Just keep at it and if you’re unhappy look for a different kind of law to try. Im doing asbestos defense work and I enjoy it. It’s really all about the culture of the firm. You may find that it’s not the kind of work, but the people you work with.

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Fired for what?

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Lack of billable time

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What kind of law are you in?

Start applying, if you find something and it works out, great. You can also reach out to some recruiters. It may be a bit difficult now, with the way things are. Why is it that you feel you’ll get fired? Either way, you need to start thinking about what’s really important to you and your next steps.

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