Biglaw moms: I turned down a lateral associate position more than a year partly because I heard that the partner was difficult to work with, though I was interested in the...
practice area. I just got a call from another recruiter that the position is still open. Recruiter also happened to work at that firm and assured me that partner was difficult only with incompetent junior associates (but not with more senior associates like me). Do you think the firm would reconsider me? If so, do you think I should reconsider them?
NO, told you already. If a partner is difficult you are basically putting yourself in jeopardy and will either quit or be fired. The partner is not going to become easier to work...(more)6-6-2016 10:00am+2 likes