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Tips for Negotiating Your Lateral Associate Offer

by Vault Law Editors | June 21, 2021

Everything is negotiable—including your law firm job offer. Read on for advice on how to gain leverage as a lateral candidate and key areas to negotiate.

Summer Associate Secrets to Success and Mistakes to Avoid

by Proskauer Rose LLP | June 14, 2021

Navigating the ins and outs of your summer associate program can be daunting. Here are 10 tips to help you shine as a summer associate.

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.

Tips for Approaching & Successfully Completing Summer Associate Assignments

by Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP | May 05, 2021

As a summer associate, you’ll tackle real legal work and explore your practice interests. Here are eight ways to maximize your summer assignments.

5 Rules for Success as a Summer Associate

by Beth Landers, Director, Recruiting—Bracewell LLP | May 03, 2021

In the coming weeks, law firms will launch their summer programs. Here are five tips for making the most out of your summer associate experience.

Why Pro Bono Work Is Essential to a Successful Legal Career

by Sonja Sahlsten and Pejmon Pashai—Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP | April 19, 2021

Pro bono allows lawyers to expand their legal skills and serve others. Here, lawyers from Finnegan share how pro bono has enriched their practices.

Considering a Judicial Clerkship? Three Questions Asked & Answered.

by Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP | March 29, 2021

Judicial clerkships are an excellent way to expand your legal training. Read on for responses to three critical questions for those considering a clerkship.

Legal Career Paths: From the Legal Industry to the Wine Industry

by Vault Law Editors | March 23, 2021

After law school, Dina Opici launched her career in the wine industry. Read on to follow her path and learn what it takes to succeed in the wine business.

How to Make a Great First Impression as a Lateral Attorney

by Vault Law Editors | February 01, 2021

Transitioning to a new law firm is exciting but requires careful planning . Read on for tips on making the best first impression as a lateral attorney.

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.