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by barkschool
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

Clamence wrote:
Sat Feb 03, 2018 5:39 pm
BlendedUnicorn wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:11 am
It's 3:10 AM and I'm in the office, taking Qs
We were just shown what an average assignment looks like for a transactional associate. What does one look like for an associate in litigation?
by barkschool
Fri Feb 02, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

I’m pretty sure it’s not an average but just their firm target.
by barkschool
Fri Feb 02, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Has anyone gone from Biglaw to PE - nonlawyer role
Replies: 3
Views: 1299

Has anyone gone from Biglaw to PE - nonlawyer role

Curious how, when, what kind of role, what size firm to what size firm
by barkschool
Fri Feb 02, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: General Legal Employment/Post Grad Discussion
Topic: Is something going on at cleary?
Replies: 6
Views: 2109

Re: Is something going on at cleary?

bizbro wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 4:01 pm
Several first year associates got removed from the firm website. Can people be really leaving so early or getting stealthed? Don't get it...

I met someone at Morgan Lewis who said by dec 1st two associates quit.
by barkschool
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Application Process
Topic: Spivey Consulting Q&A with Adcoms from Yale, Harvard, Penn, Chicago etc.
Replies: 729
Views: 168500

Re: Spivey Consulting Q&A with Adcoms from Yale, Harvard, Penn, Chicago etc.

emkay625 wrote:
Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:56 pm
Just stopping in to say thanks Spivey for supporting LSL.
by barkschool
Thu Feb 01, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

Everything that transactional associates do, a computer could do. Everything. :shock: But then at what associate class year do you actually get work that helps you develop skills that make you marketable as a transactional associate? And what does that sort of work look like? And how does the trans...
by barkschool
Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

Everything that transactional associates do, a computer could do. Everything. :shock: But then at what associate class year do you actually get work that helps you develop skills that make you marketable as a transactional associate? And what does that sort of work look like? And how does the trans...
by barkschool
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

It’s 10pm has he turned docs yet?
by barkschool
Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

Timers? It's a practice specific problem for me, but I flip back and forth among up to 20 or 30 different matters in a given day. Idk how your software works but i just stack my timers and they have the specific matter on each. Every time i switch to an already saved timer i click start, and if i s...
by barkschool
Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

Oh and FUCK entering time. Nothing like working 600 hours in a week and then having to take an additional bunch of non-billable hours to describe it all in sufficient detail that a client won't bitch at your partner about the level of detail provided (resulting in them bitching at you about the lev...
by barkschool
Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Other Pre-Law Questions
Topic: So you think you want BigLaw?
Replies: 430
Views: 75131

Re: So you think you want BigLaw?

You also get months like i just had where you hit 7-8 a day with enough on the weekend to cruise to 160. Idk if this will ever happen again.