Which firm is a "safer" bid?

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aca0260
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Which firm is a "safer" bid?

Postby aca0260 » Sat Jul 21, 2012 5:55 pm

Top tier NY (Simpson/Skadden) vs Hunton & Williams DC/Sutherland DC/Paul Hastings DC

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Re: Which firm is a "safer" bid?

Postby Anonymous User » Sat Jul 21, 2012 5:58 pm

NYC

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Re: Which firm is a "safer" bid?

Postby chasgoose » Sat Jul 21, 2012 6:31 pm

NYC obviously. Although this isn't that cut and dry w/o more. For most, Skadden will be "easier" than STB because STB is more grade-conscious. If you are above STB's grade floor, however, STB is probably "easier" than Skadden since they have a much bigger class.

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Re: Which firm is a "safer" bid?

Postby thesealocust » Sat Jul 21, 2012 6:53 pm

Almost every big NYC firm is safer if you have the grades + school combo to have a chance.

Big NYC program = 100+ with many other programs. Big DC program = a few dozen and fewer other programs.




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