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Ashley Reed holds a J.D. from Appalachian School of law and a B.A. degree in Politics from Marymount University. She covers law school advice, bar exam tips, and legal careers. Ashley's prior experience includes clerking with the Department of Homeland Security and working at a criminal law office.

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Tips for Increasing Your Productivity [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Ashley Reed | June 15, 2021

In honor of World Productivity Day on June 20, here are some quick tips for getting your work done without unnecessary distractions and delays.

Tips for Recovering Your Law School GPA

by Ashley Reed | June 01, 2021

If you didn’t achieve the grades you were hoping for this semester, here are some tips for future improvement.

Legal Cover Letter Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Ashley Reed | May 25, 2021

A polished, compelling cover letter is key. Follow these tips for crafting a cover letter that will help you stand out from the crowd.

Creating a Bar Exam Prep Schedule

by Ashley Reed | May 18, 2021

The bar exam is a few months away, which means it’s time to start prepping! Set yourself up for success with these tips for creating your best study schedule.

5 Post-Law-School Job Search Tips

by Ashley Reed | May 11, 2021

If you’re graduating from law school but still don’t have a job lined up, you’re not alone. Here are five tips to help you jumpstart your legal career.

Bar Prep: One Size Does Not Fit All

by Ashley Reed | April 06, 2021

The July bar exam might seem far off, but it's worth taking the time now to determine which bar exam prep tools will fit best with your study goals and style.

Jumpstarting Your Legal Internship Search: Government Roles

by Ashley Reed | March 31, 2021

A government internship is a valuable way to develop legal skills and explore potential legal career paths. Read on for tips on applying to these roles.

How To Answer Five Common Legal Interview Questions

by Ashley Reed | March 21, 2021

The key to nailing your next legal job interview is practicing in advance. Check out these common interview questions and tips on how to approach them.

Tips for Crafting a Post-Interview Thank-You Note

by Ashley Reed | March 08, 2021

Sending your interviewer a thank-you note is an easy way to make a great impression and show interest in the position. Read on for tips for this interview must-have.

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.