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Is everyone enjoying working as a summer associate/clerk?

Is everyone enjoying working as a summer associate/clerk?
« on: June 09, 2005, 08:15:07 PM »
I am loving it so far and really learning quite a bit.  I do feel a little inefficient however at times while doing my research. There are only a few 1L's at the firm and the rest are 2L's who tend to have a little more research experience. The feedback I have gotten so far has been positive so I am happy about that.  Most of the attorneys seem approachable and friendly.

Re: Is everyone enjoying working as a summer associate/clerk?
« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2005, 03:45:08 PM »
What do you actually do in your summer associate position? I have no idea what those jobs entail and I'm very curious.

Thanks,
Erin

Re: Is everyone enjoying working as a summer associate/clerk?
« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2005, 09:16:33 PM »
Much like the type of research and writing you did for your appellant brief. Feels like homework all day.

Re: Is everyone enjoying working as a summer associate/clerk?
« Reply #3 on: June 11, 2005, 11:45:21 PM »
Much like the type of research and writing you did for your appellant brief. Feels like homework all day.

To me it is more interesting that school.... somehow when a real life client and real money is involved I enjoy the work more:) I am really liking it.