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Strategies for Achieving Work-Life Balance in BigLaw
For many lawyers, work-life balance seems like an elusive goal, and the move to remote work in the wake of COVID-19 has blurred the lines of work and personal time even more. Read on for strategies on achieving balance.
Can You Have a Meaningful BigLaw Career Outside of New York City?
For many lawyers, pursuing a legal career in New York City is a dream—but what if your career path takes you outside the Big Apple? Here two BigLaw associates share their experiences leaving NYC.
Advice on Preparing for Law Firm Associate Life from Current Lawyers
As a law student, it may be difficult to see how your endless hours of outlining will apply to real legal practice. Here, law firm associates share their advice for law students on preparing for life as an associate.
What Is a Typical Day Like for a Bankruptcy Lawyer?
What is it like to practice bankruptcy law? Here, lawyers from top-ranked firms discuss a typical day in their practice and share insights on useful training and skills development.
An Introvert’s Guide to the Summer Associate Process
Being an introvert may actually be an asset when it comes to succeeding at a law firm. Here are some skills that introverts can use to their advantage in building a successful summer associate experience.
The Undercover Checklist: Assessing Key Cultural Attributes of a Firm
A firm's culture is paramount to attorneys' success and fulfillment in their career. Here, attorneys from Paul, Weiss give their tips on learning about a firm's culture while interviewing.
Behind the Scenes of Freshfields' Virtual Summer Associate Program
In the wake of COVID-19, many law firms have reshaped their summer associate programs to become remote. In this video interview, Vault spoke with lawyers from Freshfields about the ins and outs of the firm's virtual summer associate program.