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Simple Rules for Clean Legal Writing

by Vault Law Editors | March 22, 2023

We go over eight fairly simple tips to keep your legal writing clean, clear, and professional.

Tips and Guidelines for the OCI Bidding Process

by Vault Law Editors | March 17, 2023

We discuss the OCI bidding process and tips to maximize your chances of success in getting the interviews you want.

A Guide to College Grants

by Rob Porter | March 15, 2023

Grants are a great way to lessen the burden of high tuition costs. Here are some common types of grants, and how you can get one.

Selecting Courses After Your First Year of Law School

by Peter Horvath | March 15, 2023

The process of selecting upper-level law classes entails balancing several factors, including taking required courses and gaining practical experience.

The Unusual Career Path of a Patent Attorney

by Julia DiPrete | March 10, 2023

Patent prosecutors are a unique breed of lawyers, with specialized and desirable career paths.

Demystifying Law School for the Next Generation

by Yale Law School and Latham & Watkins | March 06, 2023

Yale Law School’s Launchpad Scholars Program, powered by Latham & Watkins, tackles head on the challenges of applying to law school.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Clerkships

by Rebecca King-Newman | March 03, 2023

Judicial clerkships are a great way for law students or recent law graduates to gain valuable legal experience and skills, but they are not for everyone.

The Negative Effects of Screen Time on College Students

by Rob Porter | February 22, 2023

If you're a student, excessive screen time could seriously affect your grades. We show you the negative effects, as well as ways to manage your smart phone use.

The Best EMEA and APAC Consulting Firms to Work For in 2023

by Kaitlin McManus | February 22, 2023

We're pleased to announce our annual rankings for EMEA and APAC consulting firms, including the best firms to work for, practice area, diversity, and more!

Dealing With Deadline Anxiety

by Rebecca King-Newman | February 15, 2023

Learn about the affects of deadline anxiety and how to overcome it.