April 4, 2011

Perfecting the follow-up

Below is LegalJob’s response to another question about best practices for follow-up. Q: I had an informational type interview today with a partner at ______ [an AmLaw 100 firm].
April 10, 2011

Understanding and managing partner expectations

LegalJob talked with a big firm associate this week about understanding partner expectations in the context of preparing a memo.
April 11, 2011

The waiting game

From today’s Monday Mailbag. Q: After my successful lunch meeting, I haven’t heard anything else….
April 16, 2011

Networking for introverts

LegalJob is pleased to introduce our guest blogger Katie White, Career Consultant and Networking Coach, The George Washington University Law School.
April 18, 2011

Think like a lawyer

LegalJob responded to the following post today. Q: I am a first year associate (2/3 done) at a big firm.
April 23, 2011

Listen and sell yourself — second round interview tips

Lately, lots of folks have been asking about for additional tips on second round interviews. Here are some thoughts:
April 24, 2011

An alternate path — start your own law firm

This post is written by Joseph M. Flanders, a licensed attorney in the State of Indiana who has a started his own firm in Indiana and is in the process starting his own law firm in Minneapolis, MN.
April 27, 2011

Which firm should I choose

LegalJob responded to the following inquiry from a mid-level associate contemplating a lateral firm move (in an effort to become more specialized).
May 2, 2011

Waiting for and managing firm offers

LegalJob provided the following response to a recent inquiry: I am down to two firms. I received an offer from one firm almost two weeks ago and they have given me until Friday to respond.
May 4, 2011

Partner expectations

The following guest post is written by a senior partner at a top AmLaw 100 firm.
May 8, 2011

Starting a Law Firm | Malpractice Insurance

This post is written by Joseph M. Flanders, a licensed attorney in the State of Indiana who has a started his own firm in Indiana and is in the process starting his own law firm in Minneapolis, MN.
May 9, 2011

Honeymoon time

LegalJob was recently asked - Q: What is the appropriate amount of time to take for a honeymoon vacation as a young associate in a big firm?