QI’m a third-year litigation associate who, for my first two years, did a lot of bankruptcy work. I’m not so sure I want to be a partner, but I also don’t want to have to leave the firm. I hear that Special Counsel is a decent gig, though for most associates gunning for partner, I understand…
Think your only option is to practice law? Think again. Over the years, 26 ex-Bitters went on to serve as President of the United States. That’s more than from any other profession. While all of these Presidents were lawyers, and most of them had some formal education, not all of them were law school graduates.…
An archive post from LawFirm 10
If there’s a legal issue of national significance—relating to the U.S. Supreme Court, in particular—there’s a good chance Jeffrey Toobin is on the scene. Whether it be via feature article for The New Yorker or a bit of television analysis for CNN, Toobin is hardly just another talking head. Unlike many TV legal analysts, Toobin…
I actually used the F word and told the partner off. Now what should I do?
The natural extension of feeling trapped and helpless in a law office late at night.
Once the desktop screen appeared, he immediately clicked and found the “xxx” directory. Before you know it, I saw breasts bouncing on the screen, and he instructed me and the associate to watch a stream of hard-core porn on the computer.
Brian Koppelman is an example of someone who’s taken a JD and spun it into Hollywood success.
The NCAA tournament is down to sixteen teams and, if you are like us, you’ve got some skin in the game
If I stay at my current school for three years, I will be $200,000 in debt just from law school. Should I transfer or stay put?