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Dating a law firm associate

Reconnect with family and friends. Boy and Girl break up less than one year later, and Girl refuses to return the engagement ring. This may not be clear to you at first, but it will be after a couple of years. This will serve you well wherever your career takes you.

You need an immediate, portable, and non-disruptive way to keep in touch. If this is the case in your relationship, your partner must be prepared to conform to your schedule. Your partner must allow your schedule to be the dominant schedule. Never go on a date with someone who doesn't know about biglaw.

You may get reamed for it. Strasser alleges that the smell was so bad the landlord had to buy a new refrigerator. Billable hours are important, but the most valued associates are those who not only bill, but get the job done. No word yet on whether they will be willing to overlook the latest.

Reconnect with family and friendsBoy and Girl break

You have no idea how much partners value good associates. Be respectful and courteous to paralegals, marketing staff and assistants at your firm. Boy who works for a successful law firm reconnects with Girl he knew in college. Strasser is represented by Sheppard Mullin, and we can only imagine how embarrassing it was to recount this tale of being taken to the cleaners by his ex to his fellow Biglaw attorneys. Understand business and learn from clients.