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Big Law Before Fame

This video highlights folks who were in Big Law before pursuing other interests.

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There has been so much happening lately that I haven’t sat down to write in quite a while. Like many people, I’ve been discouraged by recent events: shootings, racial inequality, terrorist attacks, politics, … 1,333 more words

Essays

Why BigLaw Associates Should Be Terrified Of New Salary Raises

More money for the same job is always good. Or is it?

On June 6, 2016, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, one of the most venerable law firms in the country and the “Big” in BigLaw, announced that it was raising first year associate salaries to $180,000 a year, while at the more senior end, eighth-year associates would now earn $315,000. 1,121 more words

LAW SCHOOLS AND THE NEW YORK TIMES

On June 17, Noam Scheiber’s article, “An Expensive Law Degree and No Place to Use It,” appeared in The New York Times. He focused on individual human tragedies resulting from the legal education bubble. 975 more words

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-Family will not face charges in Cincinnati Zoo gorilla incident

-More pressure on judge at the center of Stanford rape case

-Biglaw firms raise base salary to $180k

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what I'm reading: biglaw by lindsay cameron.

I put this book on my To Read list after I saw it reviewed on a couple of legal sites and was intrigued. A book about a lawyer – count me in! 620 more words

Books And Reading

Attorney Job Search: Three Requirements Of Working At A Large Law Firm

If you’re looking to shift your attorney career from the comforts of a small or mid-sized law firm to a big law, there are a few things you’ll need to find success. 252 more words

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