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Why I Am Thankful I Went to Law School

by Mary Kate Sheridan | November 27, 2019

No one ever said going to law school or pursuing a legal career would be easy. But here are some reasons to be thankful for both.

Introducing Vault's Law Practice Area Resources!

by Mary Kate Sheridan | November 06, 2019

One of the most difficult aspects of being a law student or new lawyer is figuring out what area of law to practice. These practice area resources will help you research potential paths and plan your next career steps.

Why Perfectionism May Not Be The Key to Success

by David B. Sarnoff, Esq., with Natalie Loeb, Gordon Loeb, and David Robert—Loeb Leadership | July 10, 2019

While all lawyers and law students strive to achieve the best results, focusing on perfection may actually hinder those efforts. Find out why making mistakes and focusing on non-perfection may make you more successful.

Law Firm Economics: Why Does It Matter to You?

by Shalla Prichard, Partner—Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP | May 15, 2019

Law firm economics can have a significant impact on the lives of junior associates. Learn more about these principles, as well as tactful questions you can ask a potential employer to determine how their model might affect you.

Legal Summer Gigs: 14 Internship Opportunities for Law Students

by Mary Kate Sheridan | March 04, 2019

This semester is flying by, and if you haven't landed a summer internship, now is the time. Check out this list of 14 incredible legal internships across the U.S.

A Day in the Life: Public Defender

by Vault Law Editors | February 06, 2019

What is a typical day like for a public defender? Take a look at one D.C. lawyer's day as he attends hearings, polishes an opening statement, meets with investigators, and more.

Q&A with Stephen McArthur, “The Video Game Lawyer”

by Mary Kate Sheridan | December 03, 2018

Meet “The Video Game Lawyer.” He said goodbye to BigLaw and launched the boutique firm of his dreams.

Misconceptions About Being a Litigator

by Mary Kate Sheridan | November 07, 2018

What's it really like to be a litigator? In this piece, four BigLaw partners share misconceptions about practicing litigation.

Six Tips for First-Year Associates

by Mary Kate Sheridan | September 26, 2018

Starting as a first-year law firm associate can be both exciting and nerve-racking. Here are six tips for beginning your legal career on the right foot.

Fun Facts about the Top 100 Law Firms

by Mary Kate Sheridan | September 12, 2018

With so much information to sort through, figuring out what makes law firms unique can be difficult. Here's a glimpse at some fun facts on the Vault Law 100 firms from insider associates.

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