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Sticky: Frequently Asked Questions Apr 5, 2012 - 2:10 pm
Any Advice? Corporate Transactional Work - Rising 2L. Slightly below median grades (1) Jun 24, 2017 - 2:36 am
Associates - contacting clients re unpaid bills (1) Jun 19, 2017 - 2:18 pm
Getting fired/stealthed from biglaw - how common? (31) May 23, 2017 - 5:52 pm
Friend's wife failed bar twice, lost big law job (41) Jul 30, 2016 - 12:00 pm
How many of you would accept biglaw if offered? (36) Jul 17, 2016 - 5:25 pm
Biglaw - Did I scare this staff member? (15) Jun 28, 2016 - 10:22 pm
From biglaw to non-law 9 to 5? (9) Jun 28, 2016 - 12:23 pm
NYC Biglaw to 180k (23) Jun 25, 2016 - 12:06 am
Give Up On Upside Potential of BigLaw (12) Jun 13, 2016 - 12:41 pm
160k starting salary (27) Jun 8, 2016 - 4:23 pm
How marketable are capital markets attorneys for in-house jobs? (3) May 17, 2016 - 4:28 pm
Patent Lit Options (7) May 2, 2016 - 4:27 pm
Biglaw Satellite Office? Career Prospects? (11) Apr 26, 2016 - 5:15 pm
Delaware entry level attorney salaries - $160K at what cost? (15) Apr 15, 2016 - 11:55 am
Medical Leave of Absence as a First Year? (5) Mar 29, 2016 - 6:22 pm
So you want to be a corporate associate (12) Mar 16, 2016 - 2:57 am
Phoenix Legal Market (7) Mar 2, 2016 - 6:39 pm
Legal Fees Reach New Pinnacle: $1,500 an Hour (2) Feb 9, 2016 - 2:23 am
Big Law Concessions (23) Nov 5, 2015 - 1:15 pm
Legal career in Securities/Finance Law (8) Oct 31, 2015 - 5:11 am
Advise About Breaking Into Bigger Lawfirm (6) Oct 10, 2015 - 2:32 pm
How do you deal with 0.1s? (8) Oct 6, 2015 - 9:49 pm
how to evaluate a biglaw firm to hire (18) Sep 24, 2015 - 7:32 am
Insurance Litigation in Large Firms (29) Sep 16, 2015 - 12:16 pm
Biglaw partner allegedly steals 5mil from Wilkie (4) Sep 7, 2015 - 8:53 pm
High end corporate work (10) Aug 27, 2015 - 6:57 pm
Corporate Finance/Banking (2) Aug 25, 2015 - 12:48 pm
Big Law/Grades (25) Aug 15, 2015 - 10:55 am
Defining Midlaw (14) Aug 6, 2015 - 7:57 pm
Duration of Staff Attorney Position (14) Jul 1, 2015 - 10:59 pm
Biglaw ditches Small Clients (5) May 29, 2015 - 12:35 pm
"There Are Too Many Lawyers, Say Law Firms, Big Law Is Running Out of Work" (33) May 25, 2015 - 3:34 pm
Biglaw v. Big4 (3) May 23, 2015 - 1:19 am
Altman Weil Survey of biglaw (1) May 13, 2015 - 12:39 pm
Stay or Go (BigLaw to MidLaw) (23) May 8, 2015 - 7:52 am
What Was The Best Biglaw Summer Associate Event Of 2014? (3) Apr 22, 2015 - 8:35 pm
Canned from biglaw, severance? (32) Apr 21, 2015 - 1:36 pm
Biglaw workload (2) Apr 14, 2015 - 11:37 am
I made myself unemployable, and so depressed... Part III (3) Apr 3, 2015 - 12:28 pm
Gathering data to prove thesis that 80% of Big Law associates wash out (12) Mar 18, 2015 - 12:47 pm
Partner cutting time. (16) Feb 19, 2015 - 12:21 pm
Work Life Balance for Practicing Attorneys (8) Feb 10, 2015 - 3:50 pm
Legal Services Sector Stagnant After a Weak 2014 (10) Feb 7, 2015 - 10:40 am
Sitting in a Partners office and taking questions (5) Jan 29, 2015 - 5:36 pm
I made myself unemployable, and so depressed... Part II (81) Jan 7, 2015 - 12:15 pm
I made myself unemployable, and so depressed... (62) Dec 31, 2014 - 10:52 am
Fun at summer associate programs (3) Dec 27, 2014 - 7:57 am
Partners at some elite firms could get $400,000~$600,000 in pension (31) Dec 17, 2014 - 10:25 am
Finding pro-bono work that helps you (11) Dec 13, 2014 - 4:09 pm
NY Biglaw firms giving out some big bonuses this year (26) Nov 26, 2014 - 1:00 pm
Seeking insight from those who entered biglaw after 3+ yrs (3) Nov 26, 2014 - 9:24 am
Biglaw jobs for everyone! (11) Nov 10, 2014 - 11:47 am
Partner stealing time costs (4) Nov 5, 2014 - 8:03 am
How could someone like Mark I. Levy commit suicide? (29) Oct 6, 2014 - 5:04 pm
Job Switch (6) Sep 22, 2014 - 6:19 pm
New legal industry start-up Lateral.ly aims to replace headhunters (7) Sep 17, 2014 - 7:52 pm
NYT article on Staff Attys in 1987! (20) Sep 4, 2014 - 9:23 pm
2012 Regional Biglaw Associate about to be "laid off" what do I do? (51) Aug 14, 2014 - 12:24 pm
What is the future for big law, mid law, NYC vs regional offices? (4) Aug 8, 2014 - 11:50 am
Do you tip the driver of a car service hired by your interviewer? (14) Jul 15, 2014 - 4:36 pm
Former "Biglaw Big Shot" Seeks Contract Work via Craigslist (27) Jul 10, 2014 - 9:40 pm
Whats the most cutting edge international law issue now (5) Jun 26, 2014 - 7:03 am
Biglaw Hiring Class of 2013 (18) Jun 25, 2014 - 6:43 pm
Another Large Canadian Firm Will Collapse this Year (6) Jun 7, 2014 - 8:51 pm
Biglaw’s Rich Get Richer, But Most Major Law Firms Tread Water (1) May 22, 2014 - 1:27 am
Describe biglaw O&G MA practice (3) May 5, 2014 - 7:41 pm
Options to get to BigLaw (37) May 1, 2014 - 12:11 am
Revenues at the Top 100 Law Firms Rose 5.4% Last Year (1) Apr 28, 2014 - 3:28 pm
Dewey collapse - other firms to follow? (11) Apr 6, 2014 - 1:59 pm
New Wrinkles in the Dewey BK (1) Apr 4, 2014 - 3:40 pm
Chevron bill for Ecuador case (5) Mar 19, 2014 - 4:24 pm
Dewey and Leboeuf Execs Criminally Charged (8) Mar 6, 2014 - 2:36 pm
What is normal turnover vs abnormal turnover for midlaw/lower biglaw? (6) Mar 6, 2014 - 7:08 am
Wise for an associate of a law firm to get OWN malpractice Insurance? (10) Mar 3, 2014 - 5:06 pm
Can a young biglaw associate walk me through a typical day? (47) Dec 27, 2013 - 2:01 pm
Wachtell just announced bonuses and... (24) May 17, 2013 - 8:26 am
Suit Offers a Peek at the Practice of Inflating a Legal Bill (21) Mar 27, 2013 - 2:40 pm
Is being an estate attorney in BigLaw the best job (2) Mar 5, 2013 - 8:14 am
where are these biglaw "staff attorney" jobs? (6) Jan 21, 2013 - 11:15 pm
1-2nd year associate at mid law/biglaw firm need career advice... (4) Nov 11, 2012 - 11:46 am
Why the obsession with BigLaw? (16) Nov 10, 2012 - 11:39 am
Business Day Live: Law Firms Under Pressure (1) Sep 25, 2012 - 1:34 pm
Law Firm Revenues & Profits Dropping, Layoffs Ahead (1) Sep 24, 2012 - 7:00 pm
Big Law Steps Into Uncertain Times (1) Sep 24, 2012 - 5:40 pm
Should I leave biglaw without an offer in hand? (40) Sep 18, 2012 - 2:50 pm
Friend got no offered BigLaw after SA. We are going drinking tonight. (25) Sep 15, 2012 - 8:51 pm
Biglaw Exit Plan (22) Aug 13, 2012 - 8:59 pm
More Law Firm Layoffs? (9) Aug 4, 2012 - 3:10 pm
The Pedigree Problem: Are Law School Ties Choking the Profession (11) Jul 28, 2012 - 8:27 am
What do biglaw lawyers do after they get forced out/quit? (17) Jul 23, 2012 - 1:27 am