Government, Politics, Public Service & Law

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Going In-House: The Good and the Bad

Whether you’re unsure about your future in BigLaw because of burnout from trying to meet billable hour requirements, concerns over recent layoffs (including those at Cooley, Gunderson Dettmer, and Kirkland & Ellis), or upcoming uncertainty in how BigLaw will respond …

By Peter Horvath - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Internship Spotlight: Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center

Senior, Jordan Raleigh completed an internship with the Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center in the Kent County Courthouse in Warwick, Rhode Island. Read on to learn about her experience!

If you’re interested in doing your own internship but don’t know where …

By Kevin Deeb
Kevin Deeb Career Advisor
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Careers in Law Roundtable: 5 Attorneys Discuss How They Found Their Path

Curious about a career in law? Whether you’re in law school, taking the Law School Admission Test (LSAT), or finishing your undergraduate degree, it’s helpful to hear from attorneys to get a sense of what working in the legal field …

By Anna Tomka - Forage
Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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Internship Spotlight: US Naval War College

Senior, Noah Shoudy completed an internship with the US Naval War College based out of Newport, Rhode Island. Read on to learn about his experience!

If you’re interested in doing your own internship but don’t know where to start, make …

By Kevin Deeb
Kevin Deeb Career Advisor
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Critical steps for students seeking legal careers in social justice

It’s no secret that the law impacts every facet of our lives, whether it be education, housing, or the economy, from the municipal to the state to the federal level. We have been taught that everyone is equal before the …

By Ryan Zajic - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
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