Summer Success for 2Ls: How to Seal the Deal and Get an
Moderated by Prof. Rachel Gurvich and Shawn McKenna, this
panel will pull the curtain back to reveal what you need to succeed as a summer
associate at a law firm. A panel including a recruiting manager, a young
associate, a hiring partner, and a managing partner will share their experience
with the law firm summer associate model of hiring. They will answer
Was your “fit” with the office obvious or did
you have to “warm up” to the people?
What happens in a hiring committee meeting? What
How can summer associates distinguish themselves
and succeed in getting a permanent offer (both in terms of specific skills and
more general attitudes/habits)?
Are there any behaviors or attitudes that will
guarantee an offer is not made (beyond the obvious, i.e., showing up in infamy
on Above the Law)?
Join us to learn how to turn your summer job into a
permanent one! RSVP in Symplicity.