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A “Day in the Life” of a Law Firm Summer Associate

by O'Melveny & Myers LLP | January 21, 2021

A “day in the life” of a law firm summer associate looked a little different in 2020. Here’s a glimpse into a typical day for summers at O’Melveny this past summer.

How to Select the Right Summer Associate Program: Advice from Law Firm Associates

by Vault Law Editors | January 13, 2021

Having multiple law firm offers is exciting, but how do you decide which summer associate program is right for you? Here, real law firm associates share their advice on how to choose.

Virtually Involved: Law School Extracurriculars During the Coronavirus Pandemic

by Brian Zhang | October 20, 2020

Law school may look different this year due to COVID-19, but that doesn't mean your social life and networking opportunities need to sit on the sidelines. Check out our advice for finding and engaging in law school extracurriculars during the pandemic.

Which Study Style is Best for Law School Classes?

by Brian Zhang | September 01, 2020

Law school is competitive—period. One key to success is making sure you find a study style that works best for you and how you learn. Here, we share some law school study tips based on the VARK modalities of learning.

Advice on Preparing for Law Firm Associate Life from Current Lawyers

by Vault Law Editors | August 25, 2020

As a law student, it may be difficult to see how your endless hours of outlining will apply to real legal practice. Here, law firm associates share their advice for law students on preparing for life as an associate.

Keep Calm and Network On: The Introvert’s Guide to Legal Networking

by Ashley Reed | August 18, 2020

Networking is an incredible tool for opening doors in your legal career, but if you are introverted, it can be particularly stressful. Here are five tips for introverts on how to tackle networking events.

Making the Most of Your Summer During the Coronavirus Pandemic: 5 Tips for Law Students

by Brian Zhang | July 15, 2020

This summer may have thrown a wrench into some of your plans, but that doesn't mean that 2020 is a total wash. Read on for helpful tips on making this summer work for your legal career.

How to Make the Most of Your Virtual Summer Program

by Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | June 02, 2020

COVID-19 has prompted many law firms to introduce virtual summer programs. Read on for 10 tips on maximizing this time as a remote summer associate.

Law Students, It’s Okay to Not Be Okay During the Coronavirus Pandemic

by Shelley Awe | April 01, 2020

COVID-19 has impacted life as we know it across the globe. For law students in particular, the pandemic has caused a number of challenges and disappointments. Intense emotions like anxiety, sadness, and anger are completely normal—and it's okay to adjust your goals and expectations to prioritize your mental health needs.

Why I Am Thankful I Went to Law School

by Mary Kate Sheridan | November 27, 2019

No one ever said going to law school or pursuing a legal career would be easy. But here are some reasons to be thankful for both.