clerkships

IMPORTANT: Stop obsessing over things you cannot control

Clerkship season is upon us and naturally students are coming out with queries about what WAM/GPA they need to avoid their application being culled by the firms who run clerkships. This is a fair enough question but it is futile and needs to stop. Let me explain why.  (more…)

Minor things that make all the difference on your resume

With a plethora of applicants for every position, readability of your resume is more important than ever. You want to make it so that it is as easy as possible for the reader to understand what you’re saying. You want to convince them in the least amount of words possible that you have what it takes to do the job. So here are some micro tips that will make a big impact on the impression your resume leaves. (more…)

Reblog: Top 5 things I wish I knew when I started law school

For all you new law kids out there, welcome! Here’s a reblog of an old post with some things I wish I knew when I was just starting out with some added tips. Enjoy! (more…)