What is it like to work at Special Counsel?

3.4Work/Life Balance
2.3Job Security/Advancement
Its A Job
Written by Document Review Attorney (Current Employee) from New Orleans, LA on July 13, 2018
Just moved to a nicer office (the last place was a total dump!). You are stacked in like sardines and work at a computer for 8-14 hours per day reading documents for discovery. Not fun or rewarding, but it is a paycheck. Realistically, the job is for attorneys that can't get another job, don't want to practice, are retired, or having a mid life career - more ... crisis.

The people we work with in New Orleans are nice overall. However, to Special Counsel, you are just a body in a seat and a revenue center. They want you to work 40 hours per week, but change the office hours regularly, making it d ... - less
ProsFairly flexible hours, easy work.
ConsNot consistent with projects, low pay rate, bad coffee.
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