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Junior cap markets associate at a V25 and I'm on track this month to bill 280+ hrs at my current rate and more in October. I'm miserable doing deal work with a group I have shown zero interest in from day 1, but the group I am interested in has been slow over the summer. I dream of going in-house as a mid-level at a non-bank. What are some firms that do company work, i.e., have client companies and do general corporate work for them? Bonus points if tech or energy industry clients!

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I’m pretty much in the exact same boat as you..

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Hang in there friend. We got this!!! Even with these shitty hours I've still managed to carve out most Saturdays for me-time and that's helped a lot. That means Sundays are full workdays, but doing a mental reset on Saturday helps! Not that you asked, but I sleep in, walk in the park and actually see the sun for once, cook a big dinner and binge watch TV shows or terrible romcoms to reset myself mentally. I commit myself to doing maybe an hour or two of work at most on these days. Little rituals like this have been helping!

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