The Ultimate Guide to your Legal Career
What Every Young Lawyer Must Know to Avoid the Mistakes and Maximize the Value of A Career in the LawBook - 2007
The world doesn't need another book about how to ace law school. But prospective and young lawyers do need the information and insight in this book to equip them with the expertise to make the right choices and fully develop a legal career, from law school to the decades beyond. The Ultimate Guide to Your Legal Career offers a balanced and critical perspective on every issue relating to a legal education and the profession of law today, including: Factors to consider when deciding to become an attorney Getting the most out of law school, from working as a summer associate to taking the bar Answers to common questions about working with law firms, including average salaries and bonuses, billable hours, and whether size matters How to make partner, and the effect that obtaining it or not has on you, personally and professionally When and how to orchestrate laterals and avoiding the potential negative side effects Career alternatives to law firms and transitioning to another profession, such as banking, business, and the government
Publisher: New York : Marlowe and Co., c2007.
Branch Call Number: 340.02373
Characteristics: xxxix, 289 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.