Understanding Career Planning

The Career Search is the first installment of our multi-part career planning series. In future segments we will discuss such considerations as evaluating yout interests, narrowing your options, choosing the setting, selecting your area of practice interest and determining if solo practice is a viable...

Career Planning for Lawyers: Evaluating Experience and Skills

Evaluating Your Current or Most Recent Work Experience is the second installment in this Career Planning Series. In part one we provided an overview of career planning considerations. Why not begin by evaluating your current or most recent work experience in the light of your ideal workplace? Print...

Career Planning: Narrowing Your Options by Choosing a Setting

Choosing a Setting is part of our ongoing series, Career Planning for Lawyers. Previous segments provided an overview of career planning considerations, and ways to evaluate your career goals. Much of what has been written emphasizes that you need to make a decision about what it is you want to do...

Career Planning: Find Your Area of Practice Preference

Finding your preferred area of legal practice is part of our ongoing career planning series. Previous installments have featured an evaluation of your career goals, overview of career planning considerations, and choosing the proper setting. My suggestion is that you circle the practice areas that...

Career Planning: Is Solo Practice Right for You?

In our continuing focus on career planning, we will now evaluate whether Solo Practice is a viable consideration. Previously we discussed the evaluation of your career goals, overview of career planning considerations, choosing the proper setting, and finding your area of practice preference. STARTING...

Important Career Planning Tips for New Attorneys and Law Students

Career planning, resume review, interview strategies, job application strategies, job transition resources, alumni connections, sounding board...for law students and alumni alike, Career Services Offices offer valuable resources and tools. For. Free. I was a work study intern in my Career Services...