What makes a partner a rock star one day and unemployed the next? How could a sought-after law school recruit who was juggling competing six-figure offers just three short years ago be unable to find employment now? The Snark isn't sure it's possible to recognize the peak of your career any more than it is possible to recognize the peak of the stock or housing markets. But it's clear the insulating Big Law bubble has burst, and The Snark says maybe the best thing you can do is be prepared for the decline.
It's Time to Face It: The Big Law Bubble Has Burst
May 21, 2009