How a bitter BigLaw partner views his prospects and resolutions for the future.
We know Harvard nurtures and employs nothing but the best and the brightest. Exhibit the First: one Ben Edelman, who holds not one, not two, but three degrees from Harvard (including a law degree) and teaches at his alma mater. So much Harvarding! Mr. Harvard Business School Professor Lawyer Edelman ordered some Chinese takeout a…
I will not do any of these things because you are not my client. And I am not your lawyer.
To prepare for gut-wrenching, mind-numbing “networking” events, here are a few exercises that can steel you for boredom, humiliation, and awkwardness.
Society has been struggling with finding a way to protect itself from known sex offenders. Registration laws don’t prevent recidivism. Luckily, we aren’t all slap stick here at Bitter Lawyer. We also contribute to society. And we have come up with a solution to this problem.
I like to think that I am a friendly person. It isn’t because I feel like it is the right thing to do. I just genuinely enjoy having cheerful interactions with everyone. Not just my friends either. I really enjoy having a friendly back and forth with someone I just met or passed on the…
Some of the most ridiculous lawsuits – that were successful.
Big Law associates don’t have much to offer fellow prisoners in return for protection.
If you have ever asked what species of person would steal your lunch out of the common refrigerator at work, I have your answer. I am that species.