Quote of the Day: PayPal Co-Founder on Sullivan & Cromwell Stint

May 24, 2016, 7:51 PM

I did well enough in law school to be hired by a big New York law firm, but it turned out to be a very strange place. From the outside, everybody wanted to get in, and from the inside, everybody wanted to get out.

— Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, on his “seven months, and three days” as a Sullivan & Cromwell associate, during his commencement address at Hamilton College on May 22, 2016. (Hat Tip: Above the Law )


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