The “W’s and How”: What You Need to Know About Transferring Law Schools
It may seem early, but if you want to transfer law schools, the time to plan is now. Whether you began law school intending to transfer or are just curious about the process, here is what you need to know.
Advice from Law Firm Associates on Selecting a Summer Program
Choosing the right summer associate program will help launch your legal career in the right direction. Here, law firm associates share their advice on how to select the ideal summer program for you.
1L Grades: How to Overcome a Disappointing First Semester
If you’re a 1L disappointed by your first semester law school grades, don’t panic. Follow these tips for improving your second semester strategy.
What's Missing from the ABA's Report on Why Women Leave Law Firms?
How much progress have we made with gender equality in the legal industry? The answer may surprise you. Read on for insights regarding the ABA's report on why women leave private practice, including an important solution missing from the report.
The Career Path of an Intellectual Property Lawyer
So you want to become an intellectual property lawyer, but you aren't sure what path to take? Here, six BigLaw attorneys share how they got their starts in IP and what drew them to this practice.
The Best Law Firm Summer Associate Events
Summer associate events are prime opportunities to network within the firm and assess how well you fit with the firm. These events are also known for being fun, unique, and oftentimes extravagant. Here, we share favorite summer events from law firm associates at the Best Summer Programs for Social Experiences.
Thank You, Thank You—Writing a Thank You Note After a Legal Interview
Sending a thank you note after a legal interview can help you reaffirm your interest in the employer, as well as stand out among candidates. Whether you’re in the middle of 1L interviewing, wrapping up OCI, or breathing a sigh of relief after a long day of callbacks, here is some advice for crafting an effective post-interview thank you.