• From Proskauer to Popsquire

    Hollywood Or Bust: Why a Proskauer Alum Took a Flying Leap There’s something revolting about watching a “legal expert” boil down the sum of your...

  • Loose Ends, 1-8-09

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Chicago lawyer Ari Madoff, Bernard Madoff’s grandson, wants you as a client.  Wanna give him your business?  No, it’s...

  • Seven Signs of a D-Bag Lawyer

    For reasons that continue to baffle us, law schools don’t teach a course on what you really need to know—how to spot a douchebag. While...

  • Loose Ends, 1-7-09

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: The presiding partner at Cravath, Evan Chesler, is calling for the end of the billable hour because it works...

  • I’m Jealous of My Roommate

    ADVICE FROM AN EX-BITTER [Ed. Note: For today’s “The Best of the Bitter: 2009,” we’re revisiting the three most popular advice pieces by Ex-Bitter from...

  • Loose Ends, 1-6-09

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: It’s like a really awkward game of musical chairs when the final two who are standing go beyond the...

  • Valerie Beck, Chicago Chocolate Tours

    What’s your current job and title? I’m the president and founder of Chicago Chocolate Tours. What is a typical day like for you? A typical...

  • Loose Ends, 1-5-09

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: U.S. Senate Majority Leader (and old trial lawyer) Harry Reid weighs in about the constitutional power to ban Roland...

  • I Like Summers

    Summer associates out there, take caution---you are being judged both as a professional and as a potential hookup.

  • Loose Ends, 1-3-09

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Give Heather Locklear some prescription drugs, and she gets all wet and reckless on ya. ...