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Summer Intern Q&A: Stuck on a Legal Research Assignment

This summer, I’ll be posting Q&As from summer associates and summer interns. Have a question? Email me at thecareerfiles@gmail.com. Question: How to Communicate That You're Stuck on a Legal Research Assignment? Today’s question is from a legal intern who is...

Day in the Life of An In-House Counsel (Financial Services)

Read on for a day in the life of an in-house counsel in NYC... Job Title: Assistant General Counsel Industry: Financial Services From: New York, NY Age: “Xennial” Gender: Female Salary/Benefits: Ensuring that you are being fairly compensated outside of the lockstep...

Summer Intern Q&A: Should I Text My Boss?

This summer, I'll be posting Q&As from summer associates and summer interns. Have a question? Email me at thecareerfiles@gmail.com. Question: Should I Text My Boss? Today's question is from a legal intern who is wondering, "If a supervisor gives you their cell...

Summer Intern Q&A: Stuck on a Legal Research Assignment

This summer, I’ll be posting Q&As from summer associates and summer interns. Have a question? Email me at thecareerfiles@gmail.com. Question: How to Communicate That You're Stuck on a Legal Research Assignment? Today’s question is from a legal intern who is...

Day in the Life of An In-House Counsel (Financial Services)

Read on for a day in the life of an in-house counsel in NYC... Job Title: Assistant General Counsel Industry: Financial Services From: New York, NY Age: “Xennial” Gender: Female Salary/Benefits: Ensuring that you are being fairly compensated outside of the lockstep...

Summer Intern Q&A: Stuck on a Legal Research Assignment

This summer, I’ll be posting Q&As from summer associates and summer interns. Have a question? Email me at thecareerfiles@gmail.com. Question: How to Communicate That You're Stuck on a Legal Research Assignment? Today’s question is from a legal intern who is...

Day in the Life of An In-House Counsel (Financial Services)

Read on for a day in the life of an in-house counsel in NYC... Job Title: Assistant General Counsel Industry: Financial Services From: New York, NY Age: “Xennial” Gender: Female Salary/Benefits: Ensuring that you are being fairly compensated outside of the lockstep...

Summer Intern Q&A: Should I Text My Boss?

This summer, I'll be posting Q&As from summer associates and summer interns. Have a question? Email me at thecareerfiles@gmail.com. Question: Should I Text My Boss? Today's question is from a legal intern who is wondering, "If a supervisor gives you their cell...

Ace Your Legal Job This Summer (Free Webinar)

Every summer, legal interns and summer associates spread out across the country to put their best feet forward in hopes of getting a job offer for after graduation or at least a positive reference for their future job hunt. This year, things continue to look a little...

How to Get Experience as a Young Lawyer (Especially in Biglaw)

Working at a big law firm can provide many great experiences to junior lawyers. You spend your days (and often your nights) working on a number of large, complex matters. You deal with complicated questions of law and fact, and the sink-or-swim environment encourages...

Day in the Life: Litigation Partner (Medium-Sized Firm)

Read on for a day in the life of a litigation partner in a medium-sized firm in the Northeast... Job Title: Partner (Non-Equity) Industry: Law From: Medium-Sized City in the Northeast Age: 36 Gender: Female Salary/Benefits: $145,000...

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