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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby BaberhamLincoln » Tue Jul 21, 2015 11:49 am

Single-Malt-Liquor wrote:Job'd...in the good way!!!



Congrats!

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Capitol_Idea » Tue Jul 21, 2015 11:49 am

Single-Malt-Liquor wrote:Job'd...in the good way!!!

Does that mean you got an offer? Congrats if so!

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby skers » Tue Jul 21, 2015 11:50 am

Single-Malt-Liquor wrote:Job'd...in the good way!!!


Nice dude. I take that to mean you actually enjoyed your summer, which is rad and stuff.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Single-Malt-Liquor » Tue Jul 21, 2015 12:00 pm

Best ten weeks of my life. I can't believe they're going to pay me to go to free lunches, work 9:30-5ish, and go to fun evening events as a career!

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby North » Tue Jul 21, 2015 12:08 pm

Congrats brother!

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby North » Tue Jul 21, 2015 12:09 pm

Also, I fucking hate doing comparisons. Far and away the worst SA transactional assignment.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Capitol_Idea » Tue Jul 21, 2015 12:18 pm

Single-Malt-Liquor wrote:Best ten weeks of my life. I can't believe they're going to pay me to go to free lunches, work 9:30-5ish, and go to fun evening events as a career!

I hear that's EXACTLY what practice is like. My firm made us go 8:30-5ish... #Sweatshop :(

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Single-Malt-Liquor » Tue Jul 21, 2015 1:55 pm

Capitol_Idea wrote:
Single-Malt-Liquor wrote:Best ten weeks of my life. I can't believe they're going to pay me to go to free lunches, work 9:30-5ish, and go to fun evening events as a career!

I hear that's EXACTLY what practice is like. My firm made us go 8:30-5ish... #Sweatshop :(


OUT THE FIRM!

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby J9ofDiamonds » Tue Jul 21, 2015 2:52 pm

Single-Malt-Liquor wrote:Job'd...in the good way!!!


good shit man! Hopefully many of us will be joining you shortly

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 4:47 pm

Haven't gotten an assignment in a few days even though my department seems to be pretty busy...bad sign?

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 4:59 pm

Oh God I just want an offer. Tomorrow is apparently the day where they let the no-offers/cold-offers know their fate and then escort them out of the building. Everyone else gets a end-of-the-summer party.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby beepboopbeep » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:03 pm

O.O

damn that's harsh

edit: flame? that can't be real right

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:12 pm

beepboopbeep wrote:O.O

damn that's harsh

edit: flame? that can't be real right
It really, really isn't flame. Two people got hit with this last year apparently. One showed up drunk to work and another got on the wrong side of a partner. But still, terrifying.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby FSK » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:14 pm

You gotta out the firm

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby jbagelboy » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:17 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
beepboopbeep wrote:O.O

damn that's harsh

edit: flame? that can't be real right
It really, really isn't flame. Two people got hit with this last year apparently. One showed up drunk to work and another got on the wrong side of a partner. But still, terrifying.


Yea but making day of decisions while blatantly offering others seems unrealistic. You think they'd at least give a "we'll get back to you within the next few weeks" shpeal at the exit interview and then quietly reject those people by snail mail weeks later.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby beepboopbeep » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:24 pm

jbagelboy wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
beepboopbeep wrote:O.O

damn that's harsh

edit: flame? that can't be real right
It really, really isn't flame. Two people got hit with this last year apparently. One showed up drunk to work and another got on the wrong side of a partner. But still, terrifying.


Yea but making day of decisions while blatantly offering others seems unrealistic. You think they'd at least give a "we'll get back to you within the next few weeks" shpeal at the exit interview and then quietly reject those people by snail mail weeks later.


Yea I haven't heard of any place at all giving last-day offers, it's always later

Plus is everyone in the summer class leaving on the same day

edit: also, why would that happen on a Wednesday

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:30 pm

My firm says they'll let us know within three weeks of last day


Are most of you like that or day of?

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:31 pm

No, some places give offers before the last day. Never heard of someone getting escorted out, though.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:32 pm

Apparently offers at my firm go out before the end of the summer. Traditional 100% firm and haven't heard stories of people being escorted out if they didn't get one.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 6:01 pm

Anonymous User wrote:Apparently offers at my firm go out before the end of the summer. Traditional 100% firm and haven't heard stories of people being escorted out if they didn't get one.


me too

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 6:57 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
beepboopbeep wrote:O.O

damn that's harsh

edit: flame? that can't be real right
It really, really isn't flame. Two people got hit with this last year apparently. One showed up drunk to work and another got on the wrong side of a partner. But still, terrifying.


Showed up drunk to work? Ha wtf is that supposed to mean. At least twice a week here the associates make an impromptu drinking office and we kill multiple bottles by 4pm.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 21, 2015 7:37 pm

It's supposedly Latham. Not sure if true.

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Re: Summer Associate Class of 2015

Postby Capitol_Idea » Tue Jul 21, 2015 7:44 pm

Anonymous User wrote:It's supposedly Latham. Not sure if true.

I heard it takes a coke n whore orgy to get no-offered there, if the stories are true.




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