Leverage Your Judicial Clerkship for a Successful Private Sector Career: The Organized Law Clerk: Lists to Keep
Last month I covered how to join local networking groups in order to leverage your clerkship into a promising private sector career. This month I discuss how to start preparing early for the impending job search.
During your clerkship you will surely become acquainted with the nuances of litigation and will no doubt expand your knowledge of substantive law. Although your mind may be caught up in complex legal issues, it is important to focus on how your day to day tasks tie into your long-term career plan. Maintaining the lists discussed below will help you organize your job search and obtain your career aspirations.