Arun Khurana

How is the typical day of a Corporate Lawyer?

Please help me out

by Arun Khurana
2 answers
| Share :

2 answers

RE: How is the typical day of a Corporate Lawyer?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
Verified Career Expert
Author: Sky Beyond the Clouds
  • Kangra

Let's catch the day of a Corporate Lawyer. It's a busy day and they get to do a lot of work.

8:30 a.m.: Entered the office and went to the internal training session covering an aspect of the year-end reporting process. This is a part of the process adopted by the company.
10:00 a.m.: Met a client, alng with a senior advocate. They are stuck in an issue requiring legal advice.
10:30 a.m.: The discussion ended, but more research is required. So, I referred to the law books and tried to get the insights of the issue.
10:35 a.m.: Took a few minutes to check e-mails from the night before. Most of them were from clients and were related to their cases. I answered to all of them without much of delay.
10:50 a.m.: Reviewed the tax policies and a client's responsibilities for the taxes. Client is seeking legal advice.


11:15 a.m.: Met with the mid-level associate to discuss the client's case and also on day's activities.
11:30 a.m.: Proofread the cover letter to be sent with the tax forms and instructions and send the packet to the client.
11:40 a.m.: Discussion with the team members on how to proceed in a particular case. Had to do a lot of brainstorming before we could come to any conclusion.
12:10 p.m.: Had lunch in the cafeteria. Had a wonderful time with the fellow lawyers. It's one of the most interesting.
1:00 p.m.: Got a new assignment on the Disclosure Schedule to the Agreement and Plan of Merger. First discussed it with the executive team and then called a meeting to plan the work ahead.
2:15 p.m.: Started working on the assignment. Gathered the necessary data and then called mid level executive in order to discuss the plan in length. We both sat for next three four hours and prepared the draft.
6:00 p.m.: Got urgent call from the client while I was rushing for the coffee. There was some urgent information required. I helped them with that.

6:20 p.m.: Prepare and send a long e-mail to the controller of the client involved in a merger asking him to provide some additional information for inclusion in the disclosure schedule and to help with the preparation of a few sections of the schedule.
6:50 p.m.:Assisting a senior in preparing a consulting newsletter providing the information regarding corpoarte law.
7:20 p.m.: Revise the day's activities and discuss it with the team members.
8:00 p.m.: Organize files and prepare a tentative -to-do-list for the next day.
8:15 p.m.: Time to go home. And relax.

RE: How is the typical day of a Corporate Lawyer?

ravika pramod mahulkar
ravika pramod mahulkar

 hii i am miss ravika can yoy help me

 

In order to post replies to the question: "How is the typical day of a Corporate Lawyer?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Any chance for government job after completing BSc and Animation course?

I want to knw aftr completion of gradute with pass course do we can get any goverment job .. read more

i cannot understand what can i do after diploma

Hello Manoj,  The only route now iz Graduation in the subject you did your diploma in. Wish you good luck... .. read more

Hi, I have done my high school and tried for medical entrance but unfortunately I failed. I don't know where to start or what to do?

Hello Riya,  Failure is the stepping stone to success. Think practically whether medical or science is your forte.  As such in science strea .. read more

is cinematography good course after 12

Hello Arnav,  If films and cameras interest you, then yes cinematography is your line. Apart from the functioning of the camera, you need to have .. read more
Most Popular

Do 12th board marks have any importance in jee mains

12th board marks do not have any importance in JEE, but you should get pass mark in 12th. Though, Your 12th score may make you eligible for admission .. read more

I am 12th pcm student 'if not engineering than what career I choose

Hi Mehul..Best options after 12th PCM other than engineering are B.Sc in basic science courses like Chemistry, Physics, Maths, or in new streams like .. read more

Which are the best colleges for interior designing in India?

Pearl Academy JD Institute Lovely Professional University Vogue Institute Hamstech Institute   .. read more

As a Dietician, what is the scope and relevancy of doing masters?

A post graduate in Nutrition and Dietetics can work as a Dietitian in Hospital, Food Inspector, Nutrition Consultant in government organizations, .. read more
Caching Date: 6/27/2017 12:38:42 AM