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How to Choose a Firm for Your Summer Associate Experience
July 19, 2017

If you’re already thinking about your summer associate position for next summer, you’re in good company.   Big firms hire summer associates all the time, but finding an associate position at a small firm has its perks, too. 

It’s a constant debate among law students, and there are merits to both.  Let’s take a closer look at the debate, and the benefits—and pitfalls—of big law firms and small ones.  Whatever choice you make will be the right one for you.


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The Inside Scoop: What Law Firms Really Want
May 6, 2015
how can you ensure that you’ll stand out from the crowd when applying to a law firm? Try these three techniques.

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Step Away From Your Textbooks...And Into a Courtroom
May 6, 2015
Law school is known for its massive quantities of reading. But everything you learn in law school has roots in real people, and there’s no better way to comprehend this for yourself than by taking yourself to court.

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January 16, 2018

A new study shows the subtler, nuanced edge of gender discrimination: asking for favors. The study found that female professors receive more requests ...


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January 9, 2018

A recent court ruling in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria is being celebrated as a victory for advocates of mother tongue education in rural a...


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December 26, 2017

Forty percent of all EU leaders share one common trait—the degree they earned. Let’s take a closer look at what it is and how it will serv...