Tips

  • Three Reasons Not To Trust Personal Reviews

    You’ve found the perfect blackout curtains on Amazon, recommended specifically for overworked and late-sleeping New York associates, vampires, and Alaskans. They’re inexpensive and ship via Prime, but then you notice a wisp of yellow out of the corner of your eye that spells doom for your purchase: 3.5 stars. You…

  • 5 Tips For Having A Long And Successful Legal Career

    A legal career is a marathon, not a sprint — and whether you’re a law student, associate, or partner, you always need to be thinking about the next turn in the road. You might have achieved a major career goal — getting into a top law school, landing a job…

  • Top Four Ways to Prepare for a Job Interview

    Getting the interview is the first step.  Getting the job offer is what you really want.   We always tell our candidates to secure the job offer so that you are the one making the decision.   Otherwise, you don’t really have an option from which choose.  That said, interview preparation is…

  • Guide to Choosing the Right Firm for You

    You are looking to make a lateral move to another Biglaw firm. You make a checklist of things you want from your next move. You want to work for a firm that provides a good environment, partners that are willing to help with all your questions, mentors throughout the firm,…

  • Tips to Increase Your Biglaw Salary

    Think back to the summer of 2018, when everyone thought that Tobias Harris was crazy for not taking an $80 million extension from the Los Angeles Clippers. Fast forward to the summer of 2019, Harris received a contract extension worth $180 million from the 76ers. Just because your current employer…