Category: Jobs/Internships

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 […]

My Judicial Internship Experience

This past summer, following 1L, I worked as a judicial intern at the Massachusetts Land Court. The Land Court court deals in property matters, which allowed me to put some of my 1L property class knowledge to use. When I began researching and applying for judicial internships, I had a general idea of the kind […]

Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

What a whirlwind journey this summer was! I spent the first half interning in Strasbourg, a picturesque city in France’s Alsace region and a stone’s throw away from Germany. The latter half of my summer was devoted to applying for 2L summer positions in Washington State, where I intend to return after law school. This […]

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 […]

What to Wear When and Where

The 1L summer job search can be difficult (there are plenty of posts explaining this). However, for some 1Ls, the search is over – “summer internship” has successfully been crossed off the list of things to tackle. Once the reality of securing a legal internship had finally sunk in, I realized that my wardrobe needed […]