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Vault Law Editors

Vault’s Law Blog covers news and trends relating to legal careers. Law Blog contributors offer insights on the legal industry and provide career advice for law students, attorneys, and JDs.

Contributors have included:

  • Matt Moody: Matt is the current Law Editor at Vault. Prior to joining Vault, Matt worked as a litigator at two Vault 100 law firms. Matt has a JD from Georgetown Law and a BS in Journalism from the University of Florida.
  • Vera Djordjevich: Vera is currently the Director of Research & Consulting at Vault. A former litigator, she holds degrees from New York University School of Law and Stanford University.
  • Nicole Weber: Nicole is a legal recruiting professional and previously worked as an associate at a large New York firm. Nicole has a JD from Georgetown Law and a BA from Williams College.
  • Rachel Marx Boufford: Rachel is a recruiting and marketing professional and previously worked as a litigation associate at a large New York law firm. Rachel has a JD from Harvard Law School and a BA from Tufts University.
  • Mary Kate Sheridan: Mary Kate holds a JD from Columbia Law School and a BA in English from Mary Washington College. Mary Kate is a writer, editor and attorney, who previously worked as a litigation associate at a large law firm.
  • Brian Dalton: Brian received a JD from Fordham Law School and a BA in History from Middlebury College. Following law school, Brian worked as an associate at a New York City law firm.

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Gifts for Your Legal Assistant

by Vault Law Editors | December 17, 2021

Tips from the Vault Law editors on gift shopping for your legal assistant this year.

Holiday Gift Guide for Lawyers and Law Students

by Vault Law Editors | December 09, 2021

Wondering about the perfect gift for the attorney (or future attorney) in your life? Here are 10 ideas from the Vault Law editors.

Preparing a Writing Sample for Your Legal Job Interview

by Vault Law Editors | December 08, 2021

A carefully selected writing sample can showcase your writing, editing, and analytical skills—and having one printed and ready at your interview will demonstrate your organizational skills. Here are some guidelines on how to best prepare your legal writing sample before interview day.

Law School Candy Pairings for Halloween [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Law Editors | October 27, 2021

With Halloween right around the corner, we've got sweets on the mind! Check out our recommended candy pairings to enjoy with your favorite law school classes.

Don’t Miss Vault Law's 1L Diversity Career Summit on November 4!

by Vault Law Editors | October 27, 2021

If you are a 1L, don't miss this chance to hear from experts at top law firms as they discuss legal careers, law school advice, and diversity initiatives.

Questions You Should Never Ask During a Legal Job Interview

by Vault Law Editors | October 19, 2021

Preparing questions for your legal job interview is important, but not all questions are appropriate during this stage. Here are some questions to avoid.

Welcome to the New Vault Law!

by Vault Law Editors | October 05, 2021

Vault Law has embarked on an exciting new journey, joining forces with Firsthand to form a comprehensive career engagement platform. Read all about it here!

Law Firm Profiles

by Vault Law Editors | October 02, 2021

Vault Law has you covered, with detailed law firm profiles containing critical stats and firsthand information about hundreds of top law firms.

Legal Practice Area Overviews

by Vault Law Editors | October 02, 2021

With Vault Law's practice area resources, you can take a deep dive into dozens of legal practice areas to find out what they’re really like.

Vault Law Rankings

by Vault Law Editors | October 02, 2021

Vault Law surveyed more than 20,000 law firm associates this year, and from their feedback, ranked law firms for prestige, diversity, quality of life, and more!