Why I Turned Down $160,000
Back in January, I declined my offer to work at a prominent law firm that pays first-year associates $160,000 per year. Instead, I decided to co-found a legal technology company called Amicus Labs. There are 3 primary reasons why choosing a startup over law firm was the right choice (and, frankly, a pretty easy choice) for me: Practicing law is safe and probably fairly lucrative. But my team and...