Bitter Review of The Informant!

Todd Gilchrist Columns, Lawyer 4 Comments

If any further proof was needed that the concept of corporate integrity is only marginally different than malfeasance, then The Informant! provides it and then some. Based on the true story of a whistleblower who gets too consumed with lying to recognize the truth himself, director Steven Soderbergh’s latest turns anti-capitalist fare into commercial entertainment, crafting a studio charmer cut …

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OCI Hiring Partners Tell All: Part 1

Bitter Staff Columns, Lawyer 24 Comments

The OCI season is in full swing. And while we totally understand that all schools are at different points in the process (first rounds, callbacks, etc.), everyone is freaked out about interviewing well enough to receive a job offer. An offer to actually work as a lawyer and not a paralegal or building contractor. What’s standing between every law students and a …

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Secretary’s Day Bag Winner!

Bitter Staff Columns, Lawyer 17 Comments

Congratulations to one of the worthiest, bitterest support staff members in law. And thank you to everyone who entered Bitter Lawyer’s Administrative Professionals’ Luxury Bag Giveaway.  We couldn’t have been more impressed with the range of responses based on asking one, simple question: What makes you the most merciless, impossible a-hole of an attorney to work for? While many of …

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Enter Your Secretary for Our Bag Giveaway!

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*THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.  SEE HERE TO READ THE WINNING ENTRY.* So, Secretary’s/Administrative Professionals’ Day is upon us.  And we figured any respectable Bitter Lawyer likely forgot, which means you’ll be in the doghouse for the remainder of the week.  (Don’t worry, we heard Nick from Living the Dream did the same thing.) But no matter how much you …

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