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Vault Law Editors

Vault’s Law Blog covers news and trends relating to legal careers. Law Blog contributors offer insights on the legal industry and provide career advice for law students, attorneys, and JDs.

Contributors have included:

  • Matt Moody: Matt is the current Law Editor at Vault. Prior to joining Vault, Matt worked as a litigator at two Vault 100 law firms. Matt has a JD from Georgetown Law and a BS in Journalism from the University of Florida.
  • Vera Djordjevich: Vera is currently the Director of Research & Consulting at Vault. A former litigator, she holds degrees from New York University School of Law and Stanford University.
  • Nicole Weber: Nicole is a legal recruiting professional and previously worked as an associate at a large New York firm. Nicole has a JD from Georgetown Law and a BA from Williams College.
  • Rachel Marx Boufford: Rachel is a recruiting and marketing professional and previously worked as a litigation associate at a large New York law firm. Rachel has a JD from Harvard Law School and a BA from Tufts University.
  • Mary Kate Sheridan: Mary Kate holds a JD from Columbia Law School and a BA in English from Mary Washington College. Mary Kate is a writer, editor and attorney, who previously worked as a litigation associate at a large law firm.
  • Brian Dalton: Brian received a JD from Fordham Law School and a BA in History from Middlebury College. Following law school, Brian worked as an associate at a New York City law firm.

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Navigating the In-House Attorney Interview

by Vault Law Editors | September 15, 2021

In-house interviews aren't entirely different from other types of legal interviews, but there are unique aspects of the process you should prepare for.

Tips for Taking Class Notes in Law School [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | September 03, 2021

There is no one right way to take notes in law school, but we've got a few tips and tricks you may want to try as you develop your best note-taking style.

The Inside Scoop on Practicing Intellectual Property Law

by Vault Law Editors | August 30, 2021

Want to know what it's really like to practice IP law? Get the inside scoop from lawyers at some of Vault's top-ranked firms for intellectual property.

Tips for Answering Behavioral Interview Questions [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | August 25, 2021

With the right plan and preparation, you can walk into your next interview confident and ready to tackle those infamous behavioral interview questions.

Should You Work with a Legal Recruiter? And How to Choose One

by Vault Law Editors | August 20, 2021

Finding a new legal job is daunting, but the right recruiter can reduce some of the stress. Read on for advice on selecting the best recruiter for your search.

Introducing Vault Law's 2022 Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For!

by Vault Law Editors | August 04, 2021

The 2022 Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For are here! See which firms are at the top, and check out who made the Top 150 Under 150 this year.

Vault Law's 2022 Quality of Life, Diversity, & Summer Associate Program Rankings Are Here!

by Vault Law Editors | July 27, 2021

The 2022 Best Law Firms to Work For are live—see which firms came out on top and check out our 2022 law rankings for diversity and summer associate programs.

Introducing Vault's 2022 Top 100 Law Firms!

by Vault Law Editors | July 21, 2021

The 2022 Vault Law 100 ranking is here! See which firms made the cut and take a dive into our 2022 law firm practice area and regional rankings too.

On Campus Interview Prep Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | July 14, 2021

Preparation is key to making a good first impression during OCI. Use this OCI Prep Checklist to help you get ready for your screeners.

The Costs of Becoming Barred [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | July 02, 2021

You already know law school isn't cheap, but have you budgeted for the costs associated with becoming barred? Be sure these expenses don't catch you off guard.