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Novel Biglaw offers nightmare setting as Christmas read

By Neasa MacErlean

21 December 2015 at 09:02 BST

A novel by a former Schulte Roth & Zabel lawyer named Biglaw that depicts a hellish law firm environment is being tipped by Above the Law as an 'excellent holiday gift'.


Lindsay Cameron, the author, has been asked whether the law firm in the novel, F&D, is based on Schulte Roth & Zabel - but she has said that it is a composite of many firms.

Sleep deprivation

One Amazon reviewer wrote: 'Cameron perfectly captures the surreal experience of working in Biglaw - the bizarre personalities, the foxhole friendships, the sleep deprivation and the psychological abuse - and somehow makes it laugh out loud funny.' Sources: Above the LawAmazon


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