I Had a Mediocre Academic Start

…and was rejected by hundreds of firms, including the firm that would later hire and admit me as a partner after just seven years.

My name is Adam Gropper and I am a former partner of one of the nation’s top law firms.  After ten successful years at the firm, I took a position with the government to contribute to public policy and plan to return to private practice after making a meaningful contribution there.

LegalJob.com has been many years in the making.  Some of the thoughts provided here came to me in law school, but the bulk of the advice is a collection of the guidance I have offered to the law students and law firm associates whom I have counseled.

Over the years, I have found that my most useful advice seems to have universal application, regardless of individual circumstances. I look forward to learning from you and being helpful to you on your legal career path.