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American attorney here. Recruiter reached out about an opportunity with Osler in New York City. Anyone have insight on the firm in general and/or the NYC office?
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Any experiences with coworking office spaces in Vancouver? Looking for an office space for 1 day per week around the downtown area.
I’m a recent call at a global law firm. When are bonus’ paid out generally? End of February? Thanks.
I’m a junior litigation lawyer based in Windsor looking to lateral to corporate big law. I have been doing commercial litigation, tax litigation, and tax planning. I’ve done corporate reorganization, corporate structuring, rollovers so corporate would not be completely new to me. I did a solicitor rotation during articling and was involved with several m&a deals. Has anyone managed to make the jump from litigation in Windsor to Toronto big law corporate? Your advice is greatly appreciated.
Anyone know of mid to large firms in Toronto looking for junior commercial litigators? Hoping to make a move soon.
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I really wish the big law firms in Canada were as transparent about their pay and bonus scales as what we are seeing in the US. Does any Canadian firm share bonus scales??
Trying to rid myself of ID work and get into commercial lit at big shop. I’m just about a year in, and so I was wondering if it makes sense to go to a smaller/midsized shop first then see where I’m at in 3-5 years if big law is still a goal.
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2018 call at a large Bay St. firm, in corporate. I want to work in a business role and have offer for legal counsel role for large entertainment company. What kind of salary/benefits are good offer?
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I’m more than willing to go back to a firm (as I assume nobody would hire me in-house given my lack of familiarity with Canadian law) and take several years of a cut in class year, but from my experience with US firms, a lot of them won’t even entertain you switching gears as an experienced attorney. Would love any and all insights please! Thanks in advance.
What type of practice are you specialized in? Is your US knowledge remotely transferable?
I mean, I don’t think it’s impossible, especially in corp because firms always need bodies. I just wonder how much they’d cut off your YOC to make it happen.
I’m not sure how hot the Toronto market is currently, but a little while back it was real hot.
You probably can but you would have to network hard. I did my law degree in Asia and currently practicing at an international firm in Toronto (but in a very specialized area).
Yes definitely. Being licensed here opened up doors but going through the NCA process was a pain (although I suspect you won’t have any issues since you got your degree in the states). You can probably also obtain an exemption from articles so that’d save you some time. I would start networking now and then once you’re done your bar exams, hit up your network again to see who is hiring.
If you went to HYS then you will be fine. A lot of companies here are fine with you being only US licensed. And firms will hire you before you’ve completed NCA. You should be fine.
It wouldn't generally be hard to land at a Canadian firm, but with the current market, it's hard to say.
You will be much better positioned to land in BigLaw in Canada than Canadians going to the US, and it's still not impossible for lawyers to make that transition (from Canada to US BigLaw). I expect the biggest issue will be the NCA process and how well you can sell yourself. If you weren't retooling, you likely wouldn't even need to take a cut in class year.