People of the Firm and also Associates (and staff too but don’t get too cocky just because we included you in an email): Effective inmediately, your pa…
A reader emailed me after my last post and asked if I have any reading recommendations for some other newsletters a lawyer might enjoy. Obviously the f…
I would apologize that this blog went into hiding for the past few months, but of course you understand that a good lawyer can’t apologize for anything…
This was nothing. People used to storm our offices almost every week. Disgruntled former associates, usually. Sometimes the law students we rejected bu…
Happy new year. At the firm, we’ve decided to open 2021 with some new policies. Support staff will finally be able to work from home one day a week. We…
Man, work got really busy heading into Election Day, and I’m just now coming up for air. Just catching up on news and it seems like it was all pretty s…
Like everyone else who isn’t subject to our restrictive wifi network, I keep refreshing 538, Politico, and Twitter, not with any real purpose but just …
Let me just come out and say it. No one has ever done more for the associates at my law firm than me, except maybe Abraham Lincoln… or, wait, maybe it …
Jeffrey Toobin, why in the world did you waste your law degree going into journalism? Aside from every other reason why being a law firm partner is far…
Watching Judge Barrett’s hearing takes me back to the time I was “interviewed” by my law school’s alumni magazine about my firm’s recruiting process. I…
First of all, I lost a subscriber after my last post, which is ridiculous. You don’t just unsubscribe from my work and expect to be let off the hook. I…
No, no, no, not with COVID. I haven’t left my house since March — and why would I, anyway? I have everything I’d ever need, and I still have 14 more bo…