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by kittykatlaw
Wed Apr 22, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Will Coronavirus Mean Budget Cuts (And Lost Jobs?)
Replies: 10
Views: 4071

Re: Will Coronavirus Mean Budget Cuts (And Lost Jobs?)

Probably depends on the sector. Something tied to state budget sounds maybe precarious. There are a few legal areas booming though during this (divorce, estate planning).
by kittykatlaw
Tue Apr 07, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Practice Area Discussion
Topic: Trusts & Estates
Replies: 16
Views: 3662

Re: Trusts & Estates

Interesting. I’m a private client associate at a tax boutique. We deal almost exclusively with high and ultra high net worth. In our practice we don’t use any drafting software. I consider the partners I work with to be very knowledgeable and leaders in the field, and they don’t feel comfortable wi...
by kittykatlaw
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Choosing a Law School
Topic: Harvard Students and Grads Taking Questions
Replies: 281
Views: 62576

Re: Harvard Students and Grads Taking Questions

kellyfrost wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:17 pm
kittykatlaw wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:11 pm
kellyfrost wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:37 pm
Do a lot of Harvard law students grill their meals?
In my 3.5 years (joint degree), I neither grilled a meal nor saw anyone else grilling a meal.
That is both mind blowing and troubling.
Really? I did not know grilling was that big of a deal!
by kittykatlaw
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Choosing a Law School
Topic: Harvard Students and Grads Taking Questions
Replies: 281
Views: 62576

Re: Harvard Students and Grads Taking Questions

kellyfrost wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:37 pm
Do a lot of Harvard law students grill their meals?
In my 3.5 years (joint degree), I neither grilled a meal nor saw anyone else grilling a meal.
by kittykatlaw
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Practice Area Discussion
Topic: Trusts & Estates
Replies: 16
Views: 3662

Re: Trusts & Estates

Just to be clear, I never said 9-5, just that the hours are regular and predictable. Number of hours varies significantly from firm to firm Do you do house visits or meetings in-office after regular work hours or weekends? Think about it - 1 hr consultation, 1 hr drafting and preparing documents (e...