Double Billing by Cameron Stracher
A Young Lawyer's Tale Of Greed, Sex, Lies, And The Pursuit Of A Swivel Chair

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By turns hilarious and horrifying, "Double Billing" offers a witty, devastating expose of the legal profession, much like Scott Turow's "One L".

About Cameron Stracher

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Cameron Stracher is a graduate of Harvard Law School and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He is the author of a novel, The Laws of Return, and the recipient of a 1998 fiction fellowsip from the New York Foundation for the Arts. He lives in New York City with his family.
Published August 6, 2012 by William Morrow. 242 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Business & Economics, Law & Philosophy, Education & Reference, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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Many firms, particularly the big “white shoe”outfits with major corporate clients, regularly transmute the lives of recently minted lawyers, their associates, into billable hours.

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Not only is the work tedious, it's also lonely: after the bracing Socratic dialogues of law school, he is staggered by the lack of feedback and the overall ""coldness of law firm life."" In three years of employment, Stracher has only minimal interactions with three partners and three senior asso...

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B Originally posted Dec 18, 1998 Published in issue #463 Dec 18, 1998 Order article reprints

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Based on his own experience and interviews with other associates in large firms, Stracher presents a composite portrait of a large New York law firm (all names have been changed to protect the guilty).

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