Number of law firms recruiting at law school campuses for summer hiring remains steady

14 August 2017

BLOOMBERG LAW – August may be beach time for many, but for law students it’s a serious month to get their careers on the right trajectory.

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Law school applicants benefit from less competition in admissions

14 August 2017

U.S. NEWS – U.S. News data reveal that law school acceptance rates were significantly higher in 2016 than in 2008.

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U.S. legal industry loses jobs in July 2017 following three months of job gains

14 August 2017

ABA JOURNAL – Despite the drop, the total number of jobs in the legal services sector has increased by 600 since January.

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A look at the law firm interview process at NYU Law

14 August 2017

BLOOMBERG BNA – Rising second years at New York University Law School shuttled up and down throughout the day, some catching a moment’s break from their marathon effort to land Big Law summer associate jobs.

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Four law school application clichés to avoid

14 August 2017

U.S. NEWS – However you choose to support your candidacy, be sure you avoid these four common application cliches.

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Study finds stark gender divide between private and public sector cases in New York

14 August 2017

BLOOMBERG LAW – Female attorneys in New York are nearly twice as likely to represent parties in the public sector than private litigants, a study by the New York Bar has found.

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Hofstra Law Dean A. Gail Prudenti shares her vision for law school

14 August 2017

LONG ISLAND BUSINESS NEWS – “In my time as dean, I hope to leverage and build upon those relationships, which I believe make our community as well as our law school stronger and more vibrant.”

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Q&A with Columbia Law Dean Gillian Lester on legal education and training ‘lawyers of the future’

14 August 2017

BLOOMBERG LAW – “[W]e spoke with Columbia Law School dean Gillian Lester about her views on who is taking the LSAT these days and why and how she is seeing the demand for legal skills evolve.”

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Maine Law Dean Danielle Conway named one of Maine’s ‘Women to Watch’

14 August 2017

MAINEBIZ – Danielle Conway knew she wanted to go into law when at eight years old, she heard Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech for the first time.

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