How do you go about finding recruiters? Thinking of lateraling from ID but don’t know where to start
For my peers in the UK, how far into your pregnancy did you notify your manager that you are pregnant? I’ll be 12 weeks pregnant this month. Should I wait until decision of year end performance in shared (ie end of January)?
Does your office choice have to correspond with the office of the referrer? If not, does it reduce your chances of getting an interview? Say referrer works from the NY office but you want to work in SF. (Apologies in advance if this has been asked before, new here and don’t really know what to search for)
I can't seem to change my viewing mode from student and I can only post in the bowl and no other. Anyone able to help or point me in the direction to get this fixed?
I’m worried about the railway strike. I hope everything works out and that people aren’t negative effected by this.
Anyone working with Siemens Ltd Bangalore Location?
Could you please share your views on WLB, yearly hikes, leave structure and employee benefits?
How are freelance editors doing right now during this time? Are agencies cutting back on bringing freelancers on board right now? Or are y’all still getting work?
Need an advice, even though I’m an HR.
So, I’m unemployed at the moment and want to start looking for a new job. I negotiated my way out for several reasons 1) My boss was not comfortable doing diversity initiative insisting that all lives matter and we’re meritocracy based business 2) I was responsible for 33 countries, which was very demanding in a time of Covid, as I had to be on most crisis committees directly or as as oversight, and at the same time I have a child on spectrum, and with the
I sometimes close my eyes on the subway not because I’m sleepy, but because I literally don’t want to see anyone.
Has anyone tested negative a day before their period and ended up being pregnant? Im wondering if its worth spending $$ retaking
Architect here wanting to learn more about program management. What’s the best certification - PMI vs Prince?
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national landing?? are you kidding me
Genuine question: Do y’all Big 4 audit and assurance people really like doing what y’all do? Coming from a similar background I feel like I dodged a big bullet. This was such a big flex back in college to score a Big 4 audit job but looking at what y’all actually have to do makes me sad.
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I am planning on leaving my firm for another. The new firm asked if I could start in a week. My old firm will not be replacing me. Do I still need to give my old firm 2 weeks?
My assistant is a nice person who has worked worth me for about 1.5 years. I have a solo family law practice, and she excels at dealing with clients, which is great. Unfortunately, her attention to detail sucks and it is making me crazy. For example, I told her to find the order entered that required OV to comply with discovery within x number of days. She comes in my office and tells me no such order was entered. It takes me about 3 minutes to find the order, which was about 2 orders (cont)
I’m so bad at writing the background/ facts section for briefs… it always gets heavily edited and no one is giving me constructive feedback other than “advocate more”. In contrast, my legal argument section is generally without edits. For context, first defense lit job post appellate clerkship. Is this normal?? Any tips for getting better other than “advocating more”?
Transactioanl associates — at what year did you actually start negotiating agreements and doing the heavy drafting?
I am conflicted. I had an assignment due recently and I am not pleased with my work. I am a person that takes pride in what I submit to my supervising partner (even though 95% of the time he changes everything—when I know it was great to begin with) With this assignment I was not there at the start of it: litigation commence in 2013 and I got hired last year and was put on the assignment in March of this year. In addition, my boss never gives me a full picture of what he wants and long story…
Job has become really toxic & I need to get out ASAP. I’d really rather not leave without another job...but will if I have to. Any recommendations for how to find something new fast?
Current non-equity partner here. Up for equity this year. Had a good year. Concerned that my firm will either forgo giving me a bonus or give me a lower bonus than I deserve in exchange for possibly giving me equity (which might not even result in an immediate raise). Thoughts?
Insurance defense attorneys: how long does it take you to bill 9 hours a day? We have an average 9 hour a day billing requirement. I’m new to billing and trying to get the hang of it. Tips appreciated
Is anyone doing big law in austin? Which firms are good and which should I avoid? Looking for Cravath scale pay and a mix of civil and crim, but otherwise open.
If you are an associate assisting on a file, you get cc’d on all emails and take time to read them and stay up to date, however you aren’t actually replying to the emails or doing any billable work. But you need to stay in the loop for when you need to eventually draft a document and know the facts. How do you record your time for these emails?
Looking at a lateral move to a life sciences group from tech trans. Will this limit high paying in-house opportunities later? Will tech companies hire someone from a life sciences licensing group? If not, is there an equivalent to tech jobs in the life sciences industry?
I’m an immigration attorney at a large nonprofit in Chicago. I’ve been practicing immigration law for 3 years. I enjoy the work and it is very rewarding. I am thinking long term about my career and I do not want to stay in the non profit life because of the pay. I am currently making about $60k. I have thought about working for the government (USCIS, ICE, OPLA) or even going private. Any advice on how I should continue to develop my career? I would like to stay in the immigration realm.
Exit opportunities for a 2nd year? jokes are welcome but some serious answers would be appreciated lol
Thinking about taking a staff attorney position in biglaw doing corp trans. Been looking for months to transition from lit to trans without any luck. Currently an associate at a midsize doing litigation. Should I continue looking or take the staff attorney position to get some experience?
I just had a recruiter reach out to me about a firm hiring in their “director and officer liability” practice group which I’ve never heard of before. Anyone practicing in this area? I’d love any insight.
Ok y’all set me straight!
I am a third year attorney working for non profit (trial experience) what should I be asking for $$$ wise if switching jobs? I’m in the Los Angeles area. Is $120 asking too much... it would be about 20k more than what I make now.
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