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Lateral interviews. If you got an offer and want to accept, is it better to withdraw from other interviews or just finish them? Does it matter? Asking because I’m hoping (if possible and needed) to still be able to go to these other firms in the future.

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I'd keep them until I'd cleared conflicts.

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Second this

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I withdrew mine because I didn’t want to waste the other firms time knowing that I wouldn’t accept. However, looking back, I feel like I might have burned a bridge by doing so even though my intentions were good.

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Everything else being equal, you can let them know you got an offer and have them speed their process up.

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