Posts by Piyali Syam
Piyali is the Associate Law Editor at Vault. She has a BA in Philosophy from Fordham University and has worked at the Fordham Law School and written for the PBS show NATURE. She writes about general and law-related career topics on Vault’s blog.
Adriana Rodriguez's Equal Justice Works Fellowship brought her back
to her hometown of Laredo, Texas, where she grew up. During her two
years as a Teach for America Corps Member placed at Reagan High
School in Houston to teach 9th grade English, she found that many
of her students came from low-income families and had witnessed
domestic violence in their households. Fueled by a passion for
improving outcomes for children, Adriana threw herself into
service-oriented public interest law at the...
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Have questions about how to navigate the world of legal networking,
interviewing and job searching? So did more than 1200 law students,
who tuned in to the lively and informative webcast "Ask the
Experts-Answers to Your Questions on Legal Job Search, Networking
and Interviewing" on Thursday, November 8. The event was hosted by
LexisNexis and co-sponsored by Vault and the American Bar
Association, and featured a panel of four experts: Brynne Lehner, a
legal recruiter at Manatt Phelps &...
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