You will learn:
What to expect at your first law firm job.
What law firms expect from law students.
What qualifications and qualities law firms are looking for in law school graduates.
Which practice areas are "hot" and which are not.
How to master the law firm interview.
How to avoid common pitfalls and traps that snag most law students.
Frank Kimball has over 32 years of experience interviewing, hiring and evaluating lawyers and law students. He has served as a hiring partner at McDermott, Will & Emery and an associate with Shearman & Sterling. His views on hiring have been published in several national and local publications such as the National Law Journal, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, ABA Journal, Chicago Lawyer and The American Lawyer. Frank has presented more than eighty programs at prestigious law schools including Harvard, Michigan, Northwestern, Duke, Virginia, Georgetown, Illinois, Chicago, Columbia, New York University, DePaul, Washington & Lee, Loyola Chicago and Indiana.