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rayiner
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Re: Skadden NALP Information

Postby rayiner » Thu Jun 10, 2010 7:39 am

Two points: no-offers are not just embarassing, they're expensive. You've already paid the guy $30k, plus expenses. Makes no sense to no-offer more than the occasional screwup if you don't have to.

Also, the 2009 data isn't a good measure. It includes no-offers, which disproportionately hit top schools and which are unlikely to be a problem for C/O 2011 (for above-mentioned reason). If CLS placed 67% through EIW, between clerkships and PI you can expect 50%-ish NLJ250 placement total.

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Re: Skadden NALP Information

Postby youpiiz » Thu Jun 10, 2010 7:41 am

rayiner! your assertions are unfounded!! you lack prestige!!!

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Re: Skadden NALP Information

Postby romothesavior » Thu Jun 10, 2010 8:14 am

rayiner wrote:Two points: no-offers are not just embarassing, they're expensive. You've already paid the guy $30k, plus expenses. Makes no sense to no-offer more than the occasional screwup if you don't have to.

Also, the 2009 data isn't a good measure. It includes no-offers, which disproportionately hit top schools and which are unlikely to be a problem for C/O 2011 (for above-mentioned reason). If CLS placed 67% through EIW, between clerkships and PI you can expect 50%-ish NLJ250 placement total.


This was my thought as well... that's a lot of money to spend on training and recruiting someone to just let him or her go.

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Re: Skadden NALP Information

Postby thesealocust » Thu Jun 10, 2010 8:34 am

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Re: Skadden NALP Information

Postby bwv812 » Thu Jun 10, 2010 4:41 pm

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