Friendship in a big-firm setting is complicated. Sure, making friends with co-workers is essential to having a healthy work life -- especially when you are spending most of your waking hours in their company. And the summer program and high-school-like class structure give you an instant social group. Still, you must beware, because having too many friends or the wrong friends can halt your upward ambitions as an associate in the law firm machine. Humor columnist The Snark discusses the warning signs.
Picking Your Large-Firm Buddies
July 8, 2008