Should I tell the partner I don’t like being referred to as his “second-tier project?” Will he still work with me? Will he ruin my reputation?
Life has a way of reminding you that, even with a monstrous ego, you aren’t that important.
The “habits” of basically every partner I work for constitute the polar freaking opposite of the habits associated with highly effective people.
If you don’t satisfy these eight criteria, you don’t work in BigLaw. You just work at a law firm that’s big. There’s a difference.
Wouldn't it be better to represent the odd sympathetic client in your spare time at little to no cost while pursuing a profession that unequivocally...
As a mediocre midlevel at a top law firm, I haven’t really considered plans for my “future.” I always sort of let the tide take...
He made the mistake, but I was suddenly the asshole. So I told him to go f*** himself and walked out the door.
I don’t mind working for the partner, but I can’t stand his constant, not-so-funny shtick.
Why did two female lawyers quickly swap practice groups unannounced and without justification?
The fourth and final installment of the Bitter Lawyer impromptu partner v. associate law firm debate