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The Importance of Not Being Overly Earnest; Why Patience is A Virtue

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Recruiter, BCG Attorney Search
As a legal recruiter, I often find myself coaching my candidates about whether and when they can ask certain questions during an interview. Specifically, I can't express how many times a candidate has called me after viewing a posting on our website, and asks, right away, ''Do you know what they are paying?'' While this is a perfectly acceptable question to ask a legal recruiter, it is an excellent example of a question you should probably not ask during an interview with a law firm. This article will explore several such questions, explain the reasons you should not ask those questions, and will discuss other avenues for finding that information.
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