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Vault Rankings in Action: The Best Law Firms for Racial & Ethnic Diversity

by Vault Law Editors | February 25, 2021

In this collection of short videos, hear from Vault’s top-ranked law firms for Racial & Ethnic Diversity regarding how they support diversity, equity, and inclusion within and beyond their firms.

Establishing Relationships with Your Law School Professors Virtually

by Ashley Reed | February 24, 2021

Connecting with law school professors is invaluable, but it may seem more difficult if you are remote. Read on for advice on developing these relationships.

Vacation Checklist for BigLaw Associates

by Shelley Awe | February 23, 2021

Going on a vacation (or staycation)? It can be a stressful prospect when you work in BigLaw. Follow these tips to prepare for a successful time away from work.

Interview Questions You Should Ask in the Wake of COVID-19

by Mary Kate Sheridan | February 17, 2021

These sample interview questions will help you explore how your target law firms have responded to the coronavirus pandemic.

How to Answer “Why Did You Decide to Pursue a Legal Career?”

by Ashley Reed | February 16, 2021

The question “Why Did You Decide to Pursue a Legal Career?” is bound to come up in your next legal job interview. Here are three approaches for tackling it.

7 Ways to Maximize Your LinkedIn Profile [Infographic]

by Vault Law Editors | February 15, 2021

Successful networking on LinkedIn requires regular engagement. Check out this infographic for tips on making the most of your presence on the site.

What You Need to Know About the Patent Bar Exam

by Brian Zhang | February 09, 2021

If you’re pursuing a career in patent prosecution, you'll have to sit for the patent bar exam first. Learn more about the exam and how to prepare for it here.

Bar Exam Prep: Dos and Don'ts [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | February 08, 2021

Studying for the bar exam is undoubtedly one of the most stressful steps on your legal career journey, but these "dos" and "don'ts" will have you well on your way to bar exam success.

Bar Exam Tips for Two Weeks Out

by Shelley Awe | February 08, 2021

With the February bar exam approaching, you might be starting to feel some panic creeping in. But if you remain calm, stay the course, and follow these tips, you are well on your way to bar exam success.

How to Master the Initial Networking Email [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | February 02, 2021

Networking is key part of any job search, but it isn’t always easy to make new connections. Check out these tips on sending an introductory networking email.

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