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

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 The Careerist 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)

Why Hillary's Loss Feels So Personal

To women lawyers, Hillary was one of our own. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 5:10 AM on November 12, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (3)

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)

Is Roger Ailes Lurking at Your Firm?

Lawyers are much more subtle and clever about harassment. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 8:11 AM on August 22, 2016 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (1)

The Donald and Wachtell, Lipton + More Weird Stuff

Gossip and weird news edition: Trump, Bad Boy and Guns. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 4:30 AM on August 20, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (0)

Tips on Getting Out of Jury Duty

It's easy: Lie. And guess who's really good at this? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 8:26 AM on August 17, 2016 in Advice, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (1)

Your Boss Thinks You're Too Sexy

It's his problem, but guess who pays the price? Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:15 AM on May 26, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (3)

News/Gossip: Slaughter and May's Lady Problem; DLA's Naughty Partner; Bernie's KoolAid

Time for another fun session of news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 3:53 PM on April 27, 2016 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (1)

What's Everyone Hiding in the Dershowitz Case?

The feathers are flying—again—in Alan Dershowitz case. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:07 AM on April 15, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

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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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