Law School Discussion

Nine Years of Discussion
;

Author Topic: Too late to find an internship for the summer?  (Read 868 times)

mzing12

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 51
    • View Profile
Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« on: February 28, 2009, 05:53:57 PM »
I haven't really gotten any decent interviews ... looking for public interest/government kinda stuff. Is it too late to keep sending out resumes, or am I totally screwed?

mzing12

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 51
    • View Profile
Re: Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2009, 06:15:59 PM »
Well?

"That One"

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 92
    • View Profile
Re: Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2009, 08:00:13 PM »
dude it's February.  Keep sending out resumes. 

Morning Star

  • Sr. Citizen
  • ****
  • Posts: 482
    • View Profile
Re: Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2009, 11:12:59 AM »
I'm in the same boat.  Sent out a few more resumes yesterday, hoping for the best.  I am pretty nervous and rather surprised by how hard it is to find even a non-paying job this summer.
CLS 2011

nealric

  • Global Moderator
  • Sr. Citizen
  • ****
  • Posts: 2261
  • a.k.a. Miguel Sanchez
    • View Profile
Re: Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2009, 02:17:34 PM »
Yes, it is too late. Might as well crawl into a hold and die.
Georgetown Law Graduate

Chief justice Earl Warren wasn't a stripper!
Now who's being naive?

Matthies

  • LSD Obsessed
  • *****
  • Posts: 5988
    • View Profile
    • Tell me where you are going to school and you get a cat!
Re: Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2009, 02:27:18 PM »
Yes, it is too late. Might as well crawl into a hold and die.

Seriously, yes give up now and start posting on JDunderground about how you have tried everything to find a job but its all a) Your schools fault, B) The economies fault, C) ABA accreditation of too many schools fault. It is time to stop looking for a job when you either a) get an offer and accept it, or b) its late July, school starts in three days and you are not willing to work during the semester. Other than those two options or death, you never give up looking for something until you find it.
*In clinical studies, Matthies was well tolerated, but women who are pregnant, nursing or might become pregnant should not take or handle Matthies due to a rare, but serious side effect called him having to make child support payments.

"That One"

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 92
    • View Profile
Re: Too late to find an internship for the summer?
« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2009, 03:22:59 PM »
You could always offer to pay to work there.  Who would turn that down?