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Tips for Negotiating Your Lateral Associate Offer

by Vault Law Editors | June 21, 2021

Everything is negotiable—including your law firm job offer. Read on for advice on how to gain leverage as a lateral candidate and key areas to negotiate.

Summer Associate Secrets to Success and Mistakes to Avoid

by Proskauer Rose LLP | June 14, 2021

Navigating the ins and outs of your summer associate program can be daunting. Here are 10 tips to help you shine as a summer associate.

Practice Perspectives: Everything You Need to Know About Legal Practice Areas

by Mary Kate Sheridan | May 26, 2021

Vault's 2021 Practice Perspectives guide is here! Take a sneak peak into life as a corporate lawyer and as a litigator at some of the most prestigious firms.

5 Rules for Success as a Summer Associate

by Beth Landers, Director, Recruiting—Bracewell LLP | May 03, 2021

In the coming weeks, law firms will launch their summer programs. Here are five tips for making the most out of your summer associate experience.

Why Pro Bono Work Is Essential to a Successful Legal Career

by Sonja Sahlsten—Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP | April 19, 2021

Pro bono allows lawyers to expand their legal skills and serve others. Here, one lawyer from Finnegan shares how pro bono has enriched her practice.

A “Day in the Life” of a Law Firm Summer Associate

by O'Melveny & Myers LLP | January 21, 2021

A “day in the life” of a law firm summer associate looked a little different in 2020. Here’s a glimpse into a typical day for summers at O’Melveny this past summer.

Strategies for Achieving Work-Life Balance in BigLaw

by Kirkland & Ellis | January 05, 2021

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.

Five Ways Associates Can Adapt Their Practices After Covid-19

by Lisa Bohl and Gerald Meyer—MoloLamken LLP | November 12, 2020

COVID-19 changed how lawyers work, but professional and business development didn't stall. Here are some best practices if you have to work remotely.

Can You Have a Meaningful BigLaw Career Outside of New York City?

by Robert Lindholm, Litigation Partner, and Jenaé Moxie, Corporate Associate—Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP | September 10, 2020

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.

Life at Latham: Q&A with Litigation & Trial Associate, Corey Calabrese

by Latham & Watkins LLP | September 09, 2020

Have you ever wondered what it is like to work on a real trial as a litigator? In this video interview, rising Harvard 2L Olivia Castor interviews Latham & Watkins associate Corey Calabrese on her trial work and life as an associate.