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by JusticeHarlan
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: What the heck is "emerging growth"?
Replies: 3
Views: 1172

Re: What the heck is "emerging growth"?

I wrote this (checks date) like four and a half years ago, so I’m sure if I took the time I could update it, but whatever: Here's some thoughts for working as an emerging company/venture capital corproate lawyer at a firm. Generally, this practice area involves representing clients from very early s...
by JusticeHarlan
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: In House Interview -- contract editing exercise
Replies: 6
Views: 1802

Re: In House Interview -- contract editing exercise

Had to do this twice, once where they gave it to me ahead of time and we talked about it during the interview, and once when I showed up and before the GC and I talked he gave me the contract and 30 minutes or so to mark it up, with no warning that it would be part of the process. It sucks, but goin...
by JusticeHarlan
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: Law School Classes
Topic: How to learn how to do well on a law school exam
Replies: 18
Views: 12299

Re: How to learn how to do well on a law school exam

Best 1L exam guide on the internet, or in print for that matter, all law students and 0Ls take notice. I followed this as closely as possible throughout 1L and all of law school and finished as one of the top few students in my class. One piece of advice I always thought was underrated was this: Use...
by JusticeHarlan
Sun Jan 28, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Interview Advice (Switching Practice Areas)
Replies: 14
Views: 2299

Re: Interview Advice (Switching Practice Areas)

Any particular practice group within corporate that they mentioned for the job posting, or that the firm may do a lot of/may be hiring for? Maybe we can crowdsource a basic intro so even if you don't have specific experience, you'll at least have done your research.
by JusticeHarlan
Sun Jan 28, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Advice for Junior Associates - Biglaw Corporate
Replies: 6
Views: 1888

Advice for Junior Associates - Biglaw Corporate

[Carrying over a discussion that I thought was pretty helpful, this thread is for more experienced corporate attorneys to give practice tips and advice to junior corporate lawyers, feel free to provide any insight or ask any follow-up questions.] Aggregate questions. Don't just call/fire an email to...
by JusticeHarlan
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Technical Support and Feedback
Topic: Registration and Login Issues (unregistered users: post here)
Replies: 40
Views: 7708

Re: Registration and Login Issues (unregistered users: post here)

I'm registered and can login, but (at least on mobile) I get logged out each time I leave, despite clicking the "keep me logged in" box each time, so I have to login again each time I come back. This is a known issue that seems to be due to our heightened security settings. I'll be scheduling and a...
by JusticeHarlan
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Technical Support and Feedback
Topic: Registration and Login Issues (unregistered users: post here)
Replies: 40
Views: 7708

Re: Registration and Login Issues (unregistered users: post here)

I'm registered and can login, but (at least on mobile) I get logged out each time I leave, despite clicking the "keep me logged in" box each time, so I have to login again each time I come back.