It depends largely on how well you did during your first-year in law school, whether you are on law review or moot court, and whether you went to a solid undergraduate college and how you did there. There are plenty of graduates of non-first tier law schools at most BigLaw.There isn't as … [Read more...] about “As a rising 2L student at a third-tier law school, do I have a realistic chance of getting a BigLaw job?
OK, let’s say that you are a 2L at a third-tier law school, but you aced your first year classes and are proud of your accomplishments and qualifications. You are on Law Review and Moot Court. Let’s also assume that your undergraduate degree was from a solid, if not outstanding, state university. … [Read more...] about Oh Lord, I don’t have a prayer.
It's almost the time of the year when law students and graduates begin their mass-mailing efforts. Many of them send out literally hundreds of cover letter and resumes. Do you have a sneaking suspicion that the resumes that you have been sending to law firms are being tossed or deleted as soon as … [Read more...] about Is my resume getting thrown away (or deleted)?