148 posts categorized "Web Briefs"

Are Lawyers that Thick?

New briefs: The official ABA worst law school list, the Mooch's latest target, harassment at TED talks + more. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 2:32 PM on December 5, 2017 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Web Briefs | Comments (1)

Dear Client: I'm on Vacation. Get Lost.

News briefs for the beach. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 9:36 AM on August 28, 2017 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Trump Hearts Jones Day (Still)

News and gossip edition: Jones Day, Porngate, Airnb Trump fan and Brazilian waxes. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:54 AM on July 20, 2017 in Diversity, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

News and Gossip: George Clooney, Tax Cheats and Cool Brits

The beach edition of news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 8:26 AM on July 5, 2017 in Diversity, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Are Trump's Endorsements Helping Morgan Lewis?

News and gossip edition. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 2:54 PM on May 19, 2017 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (0)

Quick! Send Your Resume to the White House!

The latest in dishy news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 12:37 PM on March 13, 2017 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Money/Power, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Jones Day's Bad Dad; Tiffany at Harvard Law; Californication

No more serious news. Time for some frivolous gossip! Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 4:30 AM on December 10, 2016 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (1)

7 Firms Make "Best Places to Work" List

News and gossip about DLA, Fordham Law School and that "nice-to-work-at" list. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 8:19 AM on October 12, 2016 in Home/Work, Management/Mismanagement, Web Briefs | Comments (1)

My Surreal Day with Obama, the NYPD and Snipers

Strange but true happenings. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 3:08 PM on September 26, 2016 in Alternative Careers/Straying Off Track, Money/Power, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Ladies, Are You Better Off in Fargo?

News roundup about best cities for female lawyers, Melania and political correctness. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 6:54 AM on September 12, 2016 in Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (1)

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About Vivia Chen

Vivia Chen

Vivia Chen, The Careerist's chief blogger, has been covering the business and culture of law firms for a decade. A former corporate lawyer, Chen is fascinated by those who thrive (as well as those who don't) in the legal profession. Her take: Success in the law (and life) doesn't always travel a linear path. If you have topics you'd like to discuss or information to share, contact her: VChen@alm.com

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