What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

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Lawquacious
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Re: What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

Postby Lawquacious » Mon Aug 13, 2012 7:19 pm

fatduck wrote:
WODKilla123 wrote:It sounds like safest bet is to just drink the house wine but if a lawyer ahead of me gets a brew then it's ok to get Stella/Dos Equis/Beck (which I prefer >>> wine).

at a V10, get wine regardless. V11-V20, it's okay to get a beer as long as you aren't the first to do so. V21-V27, you can get a beer as long as wine has not been explicitly discussed prior to ordering, but only Heineken or Beck's. at a V28, you can only get Beck's. at V29 and below, high life is credited in all situations.


:lol:

IDK, at V28 Beck's is pretty dicey. But, yeah, your def cool with Equis at a V28.

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Re: What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

Postby Fark-o-vision » Tue Aug 14, 2012 12:06 am

fatduck wrote:
WODKilla123 wrote:It sounds like safest bet is to just drink the house wine but if a lawyer ahead of me gets a brew then it's ok to get Stella/Dos Equis/Beck (which I prefer >>> wine).

at a V10, get wine regardless. V11-V20, it's okay to get a beer as long as you aren't the first to do so. V21-V27, you can get a beer as long as wine has not been explicitly discussed prior to ordering, but only Heineken or Beck's. at a V28, you can only get Beck's. at V29 and below, high life is credited in all situations.


Whoa...You think Heineken=more prestigious than Beck's? Good luck with unemployment, bro.

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Re: What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

Postby romothesavior » Tue Aug 14, 2012 12:36 am

fatduck wrote:
WODKilla123 wrote:It sounds like safest bet is to just drink the house wine but if a lawyer ahead of me gets a brew then it's ok to get Stella/Dos Equis/Beck (which I prefer >>> wine).

at a V10, get wine regardless. V11-V20, it's okay to get a beer as long as you aren't the first to do so. V21-V27, you can get a beer as long as wine has not been explicitly discussed prior to ordering, but only Heineken or Beck's. at a V28, you can only get Beck's. at V29 and below, high life is credited in all situations.

We drank McCormick's and RC Cola at my non-Vault secondary market "biglaw" firm.

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Re: What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

Postby ilovesf » Tue Aug 14, 2012 12:47 am

If you go to a firm dinner but it is not a cb, should you write thank you notes to all the attys there? Or maybe just the organizer?

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Re: What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

Postby thesealocust » Tue Aug 14, 2012 1:29 am

ilovesf wrote:If you go to a firm dinner but it is not a cb, should you write thank you notes to all the attys there? Or maybe just the organizer?


No.

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Re: What type of alcoholic drink for a callback dinner?

Postby Reprisal » Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:00 am

I'd write that this thread is unbelievable, but we're on TLS, where ostensibly bright individuals struggle to parse the difference between coffee and lunch.




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