67 posts categorized "Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers"

Trump Has a Beauty Queen Problem

Time for another edition of news and gossip! Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:45 AM on June 21, 2017 in Law Students/Law Schools, Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Man-Up, Don McGahn

The Careerist offers the White House Counsel some career advice. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 6:21 AM on May 24, 2017 in Advice, Management/Mismanagement, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | 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)

Would Law Firms Boot Bill O'Reilly?

Would law firms be just as slow to dump an abusive rainmaker? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 6:11 AM on April 28, 2017 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (0)

Mike Pence, Lust and Big Law

Think male partners in Big Law are more enlightened than Mike Pence? Hah! Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:01 PM on April 6, 2017 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (1)

So You Want to be a Divorce Lawyer? Dishing with Eleanor Alter

Celebrity divorce lawyer Eleanor Alter and her partners talk about representing the rich and famous. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 9:29 AM on April 3, 2017 in Advice, Alternative Careers/Straying Off Track, Money/Power, Partner chats, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (2)

Kellyanne: Victim of Sexism?

Trump's leading female advisor gets contempt that's uniquely sexist (and sexualized). From the left and the right. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 4:38 AM on March 6, 2017 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (5)

What? Tom Hagen Is Advising The White House?

Is this what clients want in a lawyer—someone who can tell them how far they can push the law? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:50 AM on February 22, 2017 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (1)

Yo, What Happened to Don McGahn?

The Trump administration is swamped with ethics violations, yet the White House Counsel seems missing in action. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 3:05 PM on February 13, 2017 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | 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)

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The Careerist takes an inside look at how lawyers shape their careers and manage their lives. The blog aims to dissect developments in the profession, provide useful information and advice, and give lawyers a platform to voice their views. The goal is to provide a fresh, provocative take on the state of lawyering.

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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