Posts by: Brendan Slean

Servicing Clients, an Invaluable Practice

When people think about what lawyers do on a day-to-day basis, the general public focuses on the massive amount of reading and writing that an attorney does in practice. Most people do not allude to the fact that lawyers provide a critical service for their clients. This past summer I had the opportunity to work […]

“It gets better.”

It gets better. This was a tweet reply that I sent to a 1L at a different law school last week. She had just tweeted that she had made a terrible mistake by going to law school. As a 3L, I was confident to reassure this 1L at a completely different school with a completely […]

Welcome to Boston, Class of 2019!

To all those who are reading this that are new to the city of Boston, welcome! We are entering a fantastic time of year and hopefully everyone is able to take a break from their reading and case briefs to enjoy it. While some may think that I am referencing the great fall weather, pumpkin […]

Transition from Law School to your Summer Job

As I was sitting in the Career Development Office’s final event of the semester, “How To Have a Successful Summer” last week, I realized that I would be starting my summer position in less than two weeks. My employment over last summer was a bit unique in that I worked at the same law firm […]

World of Difference Under the Same Roof

As my second semester as a 2L comes to a quick close, I’ve been reflecting on some of the major differences between 1L and 2L year. Needless to say, there are drastic differences between the first two years of law school. In my opinion, 2L appears to be a much better reflection of how the […]