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A Day in the Life of a Litigation Associate

by Dylan Bolduc, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP | June 29, 2022

A litigation associate from Fried Frank walks us through a typical workday, from wakeup to bedtime.

Introducing the 2023 Vault 100!

by Travis Whitsitt | June 23, 2022

After a year of further pandemic upheavals, salary wars, a great resignation, and another survey, we proudly present the next edition of the Vault 100.

How the Johnny Depp Trial Elevated His Attorney, Camille Vasquez, to Partner

by Emily Wiegand | June 15, 2022

A brief look at Camille Vasquez and her rapid rise to partner following her representation of Johnny Depp.

10 Tips for Virtual Interviews

by Akin Gump | June 13, 2022

Akin Gump offers 10 tips for candidates about to undergo virtual interviews.

OCI Advice From a 3L

by Saaket Pradhan, White & Case | June 06, 2022

Future White & Case associate Saaket Pradhan offers advice on navigating the OCI process.

Where to Start Your Career

by Lauren Ball | June 06, 2022

Lauren Ball describes what she feels the benefits are to in-person versus remote work early in a legal career.

A Week in the Life of Two Winston Associates

by Winston & Strawn LLP | June 06, 2022

Two Winston & Strawn associates tell us what a week in their work life is like.

Register for Vault Law's OCI Readiness Summit

by Travis Whitsitt | May 05, 2022

Vault Law's OCI readiness summit will prepare students for the process of seeking the right summer program after their 2L year.

Key Findings From The Vault Law 2021 Diversity Survey-Part 2

by Travis Whitsitt | April 07, 2022

In Part 2 of our look at the Vault Law 2021 Diversity Survey results, we look at our findings on law firm demographics.

Key Findings From The Vault Law 2021 Diversity Survey-Part 1

by Travis Whitsitt | April 05, 2022

We describe the key findings from Vault Law's 2021 firm diversity survey, including both current demographics and firm initiatives.