MTO v. Covington LA v. Akin LA

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MTO v. Covington LA v. Akin LA

Postby Anonymous User » Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:52 am

Top 10% at HYS. 2/9/DC clerkship. Offers from a number of firms in LA.

Have narrowed choices down to MTO, Covington, and Akin.

Obviously, MTO is the most prestigious firm for the moment. But I worry that they're living on reputation. And their offices are downtown, which suggests to me that they haven't kept up with the times.

Covington strikes me as the hot new thing in the market, and I think it's clear that they'll be widely regarded as the best generalist shop in LA within 2-3 years, if not sooner.

Akin seems to be modeling a comparable upward trajectory, but is a little better-established.

What should I do?

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Re: MTO v. Covington LA v. Akin LA

Postby rpupkin » Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:47 am

For those of you who would like some additional context for this troll, start here:

viewtopic.php?f=23&t=279513&start=61

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Re: MTO v. Covington LA v. Akin LA

Postby A. Nony Mouse » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:59 am

Oops, I thought I had banned this particular alt of that troll already.




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