5 Signs It's Time To Ditch BigLaw For A Boutique

By Shayna Posses (February 10, 2016, 7:54 PM EST) -- Leaving a behemoth firm for a boutique shop can be a scary proposition for attorneys who have been dreaming of BigLaw since that first frenzied 1L exam. But lawyers who have made the move say if you're spending more time feeling stifled than practicing law, it may be time to go.

While joining the BigLaw ranks means the chance to take a crack at high-stakes matters for big-shot clients, more and more attorneys are pondering a return to smaller firms for a reprieve from red tape like endless approval signatures and sky-high billing rates.

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