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by proteinshake
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: New Vault Rankings Out
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: New Vault Rankings Out

the new list for southern firms is p cool
by proteinshake
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Law School Classes
Topic: Duke C/O 2021 [Admitted Students]
Replies: 72
Views: 6209

Re: Duke C/O 2021 [Admitted Students]

happy to take a look at anyone's bidlist
by proteinshake
Fri May 24, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Smokey’s Guide to Biglaw Summer Associate
Replies: 86
Views: 9084

Re: Smokey’s Guide to Biglaw Summer Associate

is it okay to be incredibly slow some weeks? I only billed like 8 hours this week and I was asking for work but no one really gave me anything that took a long time - definitely expecting to bill substantially more next week though.
by proteinshake
Sun Mar 31, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Researching Firms: A NALP and Chambers and Partners How-to
Replies: 12
Views: 3451

Re: Researching Firms: A NALP and Chambers and Partners How-to

on the NALP form, what does it mean if the "number of summers considered for offers" is lower than the number of summers the firm had that year? For example, X firm had 5 summers, but it says 4 were considered and 4 were offered. is this still a 100% offer rate?
by proteinshake
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Smokey’s Guide to Biglaw Summer Associate
Replies: 86
Views: 9084

Re: Smokey’s Guide to Biglaw Summer Associate

is it okay to ask for one day off for my sister’s grad ceremony? Yes, but it’s still important how you do it. Inform your primary contact at the firm (likely recruiting) that you have a potential conflict on the date of her graduation, and ask if that would conflict with any firm events. If not, ju...
by proteinshake
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Smokey’s Guide to Biglaw Summer Associate
Replies: 86
Views: 9084

Re: Smokey’s Guide to Biglaw Summer Associate

is it okay to ask for one day off for my sister’s grad ceremony?
by proteinshake
Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Law School Classes
Topic: Duke C/O 2021 [Admitted Students]
Replies: 72
Views: 6209

Re: Duke C/O 2021 [Admitted Students]

96ProbeGT wrote:
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:27 pm
We have a visiting professor from Duke, Guy-Uriel Charles. Does anyone have access to outlines or exam questions for his Civ Pro course? Thanks!
I think he only teaches con law here
by proteinshake
Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Law School Classes
Topic: Reviewing Law Review (Journals, How to get them, What to expect, etc.)
Replies: 5
Views: 1810

Re: Reviewing Law Review (Journals, How to get them, What to expect, etc.)

how shitty of a note can I write for my secondary journal? need to focus on finals.
by proteinshake
Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Law School Classes
Topic: Corporations / Tax Supplements
Replies: 1
Views: 320

Corporations / Tax Supplements

anyone have suggestions on supplements for Corporations or Fed Income Tax?
by proteinshake
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Billable Requirement/Work Life Balance
Replies: 11
Views: 1580

Re: Billable Requirement/Work Life Balance

probably dumb question: I’m assuming it isn’t possible to bill 2K and take a ton of vacation for the rest of the year, right? (otherwise everyone would do it?)
by proteinshake
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Morgan Lewis Call Back Process
Replies: 3
Views: 778

Re: Morgan Lewis Call Back Process

wsbl wrote:
Thu Sep 27, 2018 10:00 am
It is literally like every other callback interview.
this. I did a CB at a secondary market but it was very standard.
by proteinshake
Thu Sep 13, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Admissions Waiting & Results
Topic: Duke c/o 2022 Applicants
Replies: 61
Views: 7059

Re: Duke c/o 2022 Applicants

2L here, feel free to ask whatever
by proteinshake
Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: Legal Academic Discussion
Topic: Best fed income tax supp?
Replies: 6
Views: 733

Re: Best fed income tax supp?

ProsecutorMustache wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:01 pm
proteinshake wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:11 pm
lol I think we're in the same class -- wondering this as well
Amazing. “Not interested in testing your rusty arithmetic.” Does tax calculations for 30 mins each class
:lol:

I’ve read like 4 pages total
by proteinshake
Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Legal Academic Discussion
Topic: Best fed income tax supp?
Replies: 6
Views: 733

Re: Best fed income tax supp?

lol I think we're in the same class -- wondering this as well
by proteinshake
Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: Cravath vs. Debevoise
Replies: 4
Views: 1364

Re: Cravath vs. Debevoise

a lot of people go to Debevoise over Cravath, especially at Yale I think.
by proteinshake
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Old NALP Reports
Replies: 6
Views: 675

Re: Old NALP Reports

ballinoutacontro wrote:
Tue Sep 04, 2018 6:15 am
you can find some with clever googling. (add in type:PDF, various years, etc. to your query)
this worked - thanks!
by proteinshake
Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Old NALP Reports
Replies: 6
Views: 675

Re: Old NALP Reports

Go to a firm's profile on NALP > Recruitment & Hiring tab > click Hiring Grid The data for 2016, 2017, and 2018 should be there. For instance, Willkie's grid shows they hired 50 in 2017, 45 in 2016, and expect to hire 34 in 2018. I was going to point to this, but this only shows how many summers we...
by proteinshake
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Old NALP Reports
Replies: 6
Views: 675

Old NALP Reports

is there any way to look at old nalp reports for firms? like if I wanted to see how many summers the firm hired last year or the year before?
by proteinshake
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: CSM v. STB v. LW
Replies: 6
Views: 1218

Re: CSM v. STB v. LW

can't give any input but are the hours at CSM really worse? and if so, how big a difference?
by proteinshake
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: DING BAR
Replies: 15
Views: 2306

Re: DING BAR

at OCI firms will give ding emails
by proteinshake
Fri Jul 27, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: OCI, Biglaw Summers, and Other First Private Sector Jobs
Topic: DING BAR
Replies: 15
Views: 2306

DING BAR

anonymously roast firms you get dinged by here. have fun!
by proteinshake
Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: LSAT & GRE Preparation
Topic: Nutrition and test performance
Replies: 5
Views: 701

Re: Nutrition and test performance

TLDR (cause I already took the LSAT) but I read the test day part and will give my thoughts. I agree eggs and oatmeal for breakfast is best. for a snack, I had a cookies and cream quest bar. a larry and lenny's cookie would also be great. greek yogurt may not still well in the stomach so I would try...
by proteinshake
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: TLS Debate - Shoes for Interview
Replies: 39
Views: 3104

Re: TLS Debate - Shoes for Interview

I have one suit and one white shirt (but I plan on buying one more white shirt). one suit is fine for OCI, right? 25+ screeners if that matters.
by proteinshake
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: TLS Debate - Shoes for Interview
Replies: 39
Views: 3104

Re: TLS Debate - Shoes for Interview

somehow I made a post in there despite being permabanned :lol: