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How to Make Partner in a Law Firm: Top 10 Characteristics of Superstar Associates Who ....

What are the characteristics of the best associates that eventually make partner in a law firm? Check out these top 10 characteristics of superstar associates.....

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Top 32 Reasons Attorneys Lose Their Jobs Inside of Law Firms

Learn how to navigate the hidden dangers inside law firms that cause so many attorneys to lose their jobs in this article.....

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Seven Sample Attorney Business Plans: Why Attorneys Must Have Business Plans

Why should you worry about developing personal business plans as an attorney? Learn why this is so important and read some samples to get started planning now.....

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The One Simple Rule You Must Understand for Succeeding in a Law Firm: Ignore this Rule at ....

Why do some attorneys succeed in large, prestigious law firms and others fail? The reason generally does not have to do with how smart a given attorney is or where the attorney went to law school. The real answer has to do with whether or not the attorney follows one simple rule having to do with h....

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The 'Dark Side' of Going In-house

Opinions vary as to whether an attorney should or should not go in-house.Some attorneys believe going in-house was the best decision of their career, while others strongly disagree.This is why going in-house is the most important move one can make in their legal career.IntroductionThe purpose of thi....

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When Should I Decline a Legal Employment Offer?

You've been offered a great legal job – congratulations! But now you're wondering if it's too soon to turn it down. He....

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I have friends at a number of the firms I am interested in. Wouldn’t I be better served to go through my contacts than by submitting applications through a legal recruiter?

Question: I have friends at a number of the firms I am interested in. Wouldn’t I be better served to go through my con....

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Five-Part Mindset for Legal Job Search Success

Getting a new legal job can be exciting but daunting at the same time. There are so many things to think about, from whe....

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BCG Attorney Search’s Top 10 Most Popular Articles of 2020

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The Legal Profession Needs Advocates—Not Firm or School Snobs, Paper Pushers, or Money Grubbers

There is only one thing attorneys need to be successful.It does not matter where you went to school or how you did there....

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What Strategies Do You Have to Recommend for Applying to Law Firms That Do Not Have Openings?

You can research the firms in your practice area, and you can find the firms that do the kind of work in your practice a....

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For Legal Internships That Were More Than Five Years Ago, Should They Be Listed (e.g., 2011 to 2013)?

If they were in law school, and you worked in an area that's relevant to what you're doing, or they were with a prestigi....

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