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Tips for transitioning from big 4 (ITS) to big law as a JD? Heard getting an LLM is pretty much the only way but not sure if I wanna do that

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I know someone made the transition without LLM. So I think you can still make the change but may need some luck

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Getting an LLM is incredibly helpful, but yes there is a cost associated with that. What level are you and what is driving you to make the change?

I made that move, but is your intent to do strictly tax? You could do transactional work.

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I've been following posts on people's reactions to India and Indians on this blog. I'm of Indian descent and raised in the West. Do I have a risk of being stereotyped as "Indian" if I try to join B4?

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How cut throat is PWM at GS compared to the sales and support work we do at big 4?

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Part of the crowd. The briefcase doesn't show in post details though.

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How great would office emojis be in this app?

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Changed my company but it didn't update!

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Ahh it is posting but into middle of feed as opposed to top.

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