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Current Law Students / How much do federal clerkships pay?
« on: June 18, 2008, 07:29:09 AM »
Does anyone know?

If you have done one, was it easier to get a job after you had the clerkship?

Current Law Students / Courses to take in preparation of bar exam
« on: March 15, 2008, 11:00:07 AM »
I'll be taking the bar in February.  Does anyone have any suggestions of what classes in school are a must to take for the bar exam?

Job Search / Thinking Aboug Graduating a Semester Early
« on: January 29, 2008, 11:32:02 AM »
I'm thinking about graduating a semester early and was wondering if anyone is doing that right now.  Are there any issues I might not know of now, like character/fitness and bar applications?  Do you think graduating early is a good idea?

Current Law Students / Transactional Law
« on: October 09, 2007, 07:55:10 AM »
I have to admit, I know nothing about transactional law.  Can anyone explain it to me?

I have a call back with a firm that is not in the city I currently live in.  They do, however, have a smaller office here that I would prefer to summer at.  Should I bring this up?  Do you think it is possible to interview at one location and then get a job at another?

Job Search / Your Worst Interview
« on: September 16, 2007, 07:59:55 PM »
What is the worst answer to a question you have given in an interview so far?


Q:  What do you like to do in your spare time?
A:  I love watching movies.
Q:  What kind of movies do you like?
A:  Independant films.... and teeny-bopper movies

Needless to say, I didn't get an offer from them.

Current Law Students / Motion to Dismiss - Federal
« on: September 14, 2007, 09:01:07 AM »
Does anyone know where I can find an example of a federal Motion to Dimiss?  I really just need a template and can't seem to find one.  More specifically a 12(b)(6) motion.  Thanks!

Job Search / how much do mid firms pay sa's?
« on: August 22, 2007, 05:05:54 PM »
I'm in chicago.  How much does a mid size firm... say 70+ pay summer associates?  Anyone know?

Current Law Students / what do mid firms pay summer associates?
« on: August 22, 2007, 04:49:26 PM »
I'm in chicago wondering what the mid size firms... say 70+ pay their summer associates.  Anyone know?

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