hey man props to you.. people on this blog are just jealous hypocrite twats.
For those of you who are hating consider this and then think about your own academic career. Even though my family has no connections in the legal sector they certainly have helped me a shit ton out, and I am sure the majority of people on this site received some type of advantage while growing ( although i will admit 175k job out of a T4 is a little extreme) but still.
me for example, lived in a good suburb with good schools, paid for my entire undergrad, paid for lsat prep course, paid for my law school applications, paid for me to go check out schools once admitted (just gas, i paid for the booze). That being said, to those who are financing your entire education and served as your own catalyst for motivation, you should get some kinda reward, but unfortunately society doesn't work that way.
finally, who here can honestly say they would refuse the 175k job, because they may have obtained the job through unsavory venues. I would take that job, by myself a nice car, get a house