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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:12 pm

Has any one received any interview requests lately?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by DiniMae » Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:15 pm

Anonymous User wrote:Has any one received any interview requests lately?
I got one on Jan 3

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Sun Jan 18, 2015 3:16 pm

My sibling and I each had skype interviews this month and hers was only 10 minutes whereas mine was 30+. We had basically the same questions but diff interviewers. Is either a bad sign?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by BlakcMajikc » Sun Jan 18, 2015 10:20 pm

Anonymous User wrote:My sibling and I each had skype interviews this month and hers was only 10 minutes whereas mine was 30+. We had basically the same questions but diff interviewers. Is either a bad sign?
It means nothing. They have completely diff interview styles.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by 90convoy » Sun Jan 18, 2015 10:48 pm

mine was 50 minutes long lol

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by humph » Thu Jan 22, 2015 12:52 pm

So many pages and it would be a pain to read them all to find the answer:

based on experience, when should I expect to be contacted regarding an interview (if I get one) if I applied last night? Does it vary?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Tr3 » Thu Jan 22, 2015 1:02 pm

humph wrote:So many pages and it would be a pain to read them all to find the answer:

based on experience, when should I expect to be contacted regarding an interview (if I get one) if I applied last night? Does it vary?
I think it varies. I got the interview 2 months after I submitted. Others seemed to have got it within a couple weeks.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by DiniMae » Thu Jan 22, 2015 1:25 pm

humph wrote:So many pages and it would be a pain to read them all to find the answer:

based on experience, when should I expect to be contacted regarding an interview (if I get one) if I applied last night? Does it vary?
I think they review applicants by the round they applied -- you may be looked at immediately or not until the rest of your round applies (Feb1). I would guess that shortly after Feb 1 you'll hear back.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by FairchildFLT » Mon Feb 02, 2015 7:53 pm

90convoy wrote:mine was 50 minutes long lol
Mine was about an hour as well.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by 90convoy » Sat Mar 21, 2015 6:00 pm

any SEO alum/applicants from Cornell in here?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Mon Apr 06, 2015 9:00 am

Does it matter if you've been accepted to HYS? Or does the advantage only come into play if you matriculate at HYS? I am strongly considering attending a lower ranked school on a scholarship, but I would hate to lose out on SEO.

Does Atlanta only have one SEO slot? What's the pay like there?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Mon Apr 06, 2015 11:06 pm

Anonymous User wrote:Does it matter if you've been accepted to HYS? Or does the advantage only come into play if you matriculate at HYS? I am strongly considering attending a lower ranked school on a scholarship, but I would hate to lose out on SEO.

Does Atlanta only have one SEO slot? What's the pay like there?

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Is the school T-14? If not, what's the range of it's rank?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Sat Apr 11, 2015 7:02 am

Anonymous User wrote:Does it matter if you've been accepted to HYS? Or does the advantage only come into play if you matriculate at HYS? I am strongly considering attending a lower ranked school on a scholarship, but I would hate to lose out on SEO.

Does Atlanta only have one SEO slot? What's the pay like there?

TYIA for anyone's knowledge/expertise.
I don't think you should pick a school based on SEO.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Sat Apr 11, 2015 7:05 am

Anonymous User wrote:Does it matter if you've been accepted to HYS? Or does the advantage only come into play if you matriculate at HYS? I am strongly considering attending a lower ranked school on a scholarship, but I would hate to lose out on SEO.

Does Atlanta only have one SEO slot? What's the pay like there?

TYIA for anyone's knowledge/expertise.
Didn't do SEO. Heard Emory and Vandy can place in ATL

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Mon Apr 13, 2015 9:09 am

How much can one expect to take home a month as an SEO intern?

Also, has anyone who's submitted a seat deposit heard back re placement?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by subtle » Mon Apr 13, 2015 10:36 am

Your pay depends on your firm, but I would say the most common salary pre-taxes is $1200 per week.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Skool » Mon Apr 13, 2015 10:42 am

subtle wrote:Your pay depends on your firm, but I would say the most common salary pre-taxes is $1200 per week.
But again, that's only for the time you're actually AT the firm. You're not getting paid while you're doing non-firm SEO programming, right?

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by FairchildFLT » Mon Apr 13, 2015 10:44 am

Skool wrote:
subtle wrote:Your pay depends on your firm, but I would say the most common salary pre-taxes is $1200 per week.
But again, that's only for the time you're actually AT the firm. You're not getting paid while you're doing non-firm SEO programming, right?
As far as I understand you're paid for all 10 weeks.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Mon Apr 13, 2015 7:48 pm

Skool wrote:
subtle wrote:Your pay depends on your firm, but I would say the most common salary pre-taxes is $1200 per week.
But again, that's only for the time you're actually AT the firm. You're not getting paid while you're doing non-firm SEO programming, right?
Most firms are salaried. I only know of a couple that are hourly.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by BlakcMajikc » Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:47 am

FairchildFLT wrote:
Skool wrote:
subtle wrote:Your pay depends on your firm, but I would say the most common salary pre-taxes is $1200 per week.
But again, that's only for the time you're actually AT the firm. You're not getting paid while you're doing non-firm SEO programming, right?
As far as I understand you're paid for all 10 weeks.
Correct. paid for all 10 weeks.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Skool » Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:39 am

Got it, sorry for my confusion. I guess I was a little confused by the fact that I understood lockstep to be around 3k a week (pre tax), but SEO pay seemed to be significantly lower than that (see, for example, Davis Polk, http://careers.davispolk.com/article/us ... am-details). I guess I was thinking around 4 weeks of firm employment equals 12k/10 weeks of seo.

This discrepancy is what made me wonder about how pay was being distributed.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by subtle » Tue Apr 14, 2015 11:23 pm

You get paid less than lockstep. The firm continues to pay you through CLI.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by BlakcMajikc » Wed Apr 15, 2015 8:40 am

subtle wrote:You get paid less than lockstep. The firm continues to pay you through CLI.
You get don't get paid like a Summer Associate. You get paid like a paralegal. But depending on your firm you treated more or less like an SA. (My advice: the more you act like an SA, the more you'll get treated like one).

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Wed Apr 15, 2015 10:22 am

BlakcMajikc wrote:
subtle wrote:You get paid less than lockstep. The firm continues to pay you through CLI.
You get don't get paid like a Summer Associate. You get paid like a paralegal. But depending on your firm you treated more or less like an SA. (My advice: the more you act like an SA, the more you'll get treated like one).
Well that sucks. Am I better off keeping my paralegal job instead of doing SEO? I'm pretty comfortable at my current firm and I have enough work to make some good money from overtime.

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Re: SEO Corporate Law

Post by Anonymous User » Wed Apr 15, 2015 11:30 am

Long shot, but does anyone have infomation regarding the follow-up interview that they could send via PM??

Seriously? What are you waiting for?

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