“I’d started writing during my third year of law school. By the time I stopped practicing, I’d written several scripts, honed my craft and gotten a manager. I’d also had several meetings with producers and studio executives, so I had a pretty good sense of whether people responded to my writing. I scheduled my move…
The truth is that successful lawyers can come from any of the 184 ABA-accredited law schools, even (gasp) schools that aren’t in the Top 14.
The list of guys a relatively attractive girl sleeps with in law school is mostly comprised of non-classmates.
If you don’t satisfy these eight criteria, you don’t work in BigLaw. You just work at a law firm that’s big. There’s a difference.
Ex-Bitter has been answering reader questions since 2008 when a second-year associate asked for advice about what it takes to become a Hollywood agent. He’s been continuing his thankless task ever since, including answering this inquiry about rocking a George Clooney beard. I Want to Be the Bearded George Clooney of BigLaw
The unemployment line takes all kinds of lawyers. Here are six types you’re likely to meet.
Bitter Lawyer talks with lawyer and romance novelist Niki Burnham about Rockies and Red Sox baseball, what happened with Alex Trebek, and how lawyers can get more love out of the romance genre. Niki Burnham: Sex, Love, Red Sox & Romance
There are so many scintillating aspects to practicing law these days that it’s almost impossible to narrow the list. It’s like trying to compile a list of supermodels who you’d have sex with. Anyway, here are the ten things I love most about being lawyer. Ten Things to Love About Being a Lawyer
This piece by a “38-year-old partner at a prestigious firm” resulted in a four-part impromptu Partner v. Associate debate with frequent Bitter Lawyer commenter BL1Y, who is a recently laid-off BigLaw associate. Bitter Lawyer Loves Elizabeth Wurtzel – Part 1
This piece by a “38-year-old partner at a prestigious firm” resulted in a four-part impromptu Partner v. Associate debate with frequent Bitter Lawyer commenter BL1Y, who is a recently laid-off BigLaw associate. Partner to Associates: Stop Being ‘Entitled, Whiny Pussies’