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Shelley Awe is Vault’s Manager of Law School Engagement. She covers the legal industry and career advice, with a special focus on content geared toward law students. Shelley received her law degree from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, and her B.S. from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Prior to joining Vault, Shelley worked as a litigator at a Vault Law 100 firm.

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Legal Inspiration to Get You Through Law School Final Exams

by Shelley Awe | November 25, 2020

Need a study boost this holiday weekend? Check out this list of podcasts, blogs, and social media accounts for law school motivation, entertainment, and advice.

The Two-Year BigLaw Itch: Should You Make a Change?

by Shelley Awe | October 22, 2020

For many lawyers, the two-year BigLaw milestone can also bring about thoughts of a potential career change. Here are some things to consider before making a drastic leap you might regret later.

Tips for Successful Law School Outlines

by Shelley Awe | October 01, 2020

Final exams will be here before you know it. Read on for tips and tricks to get the most out of your law school outlines.

What to Do If You Bomb a Law School Cold Call

by Shelley Awe | August 20, 2020

If you didn’t exactly nail your last cold call, don’t feel bad—you’re in good company. Here are some tips for moving on!

Don’t Forget About Self-Care This School Year

by Shelley Awe | August 05, 2020

To maximize your success in law school, you need to take of yourself, too.

How to Prepare for a Virtual 1L Year

by Shelley Awe | July 30, 2020

Starting 1L as a virtual law student? Here are a few ways you can prepare.

Bar Prep in a Pandemic: Tips for Staying on Track

by Shelley Awe | July 09, 2020

Read on for some tips on staying focused if you’re stuck taking an in-person bar exam later this month.

Five Ways to Mix Up Your Work-From-Home Routine

by Shelley Awe | June 23, 2020

We've been working from home for a while now. If you feel your productivity and motivation slipping, here are a few tricks to try for a work-from-home reboot.

What to Ask During a Networking Interview

by Shelley Awe | May 28, 2020

Networking is more important than ever, but once you’ve made a new connection and set up a meeting, what should you plan to talk about?

Ten Articles on Coronavirus and Mental Health

by Shelley Awe | May 08, 2020

We’ve rounded up some helpful and informative articles that take a deeper dive into how this pandemic is affecting mental health and what you can do to take care of yourself during these difficult times.

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