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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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Practice Area Insights: Products Liability

by Vault Law Editors | February 20, 2024

In this installment of our Practice Area Insights series, we hear from attorneys at top-ranked Products Liability practices.

Practice Area Insights: What We Mean by General Corporate Practice

by Vault Law Editors | February 12, 2024

In this installment of our Practice Area Insights series, we feature Q&A highlights from attorneys in top-ranked General Corporate practices.

Practice Area Insights: Project Finance

by Vault Law Editors | January 31, 2024

In this installment of Practice Area Insights, we present highlights from our most recent Q&As with attorneys in top-ranked Project Finance practices.

Practice Area Insights: Private Equity

by Vault Law Editors | January 08, 2024

In this installment of Vault Law's Practice Area Insights series, we hear from three partners at top-ranked Private Equity firms about their practices.

Tips for Crafting a Compelling Legal Cover Letter

by Vault Law Editors | January 03, 2024

In this update to a 2018 post from Mary Kate Sheridan, we discuss five tips to draft an outstanding cover letter for the legal job you want.

Practice Area Insights: Media, Entertainment & Sports

by Vault Law Editors | January 03, 2024

In this installment of our Practice Area Insights series, three partners at top-ranked Media, Entertainment & Sports practices share their insights.

Happy New Year from Vault Law

by Vault Law Editors | December 26, 2023

The team at Vault Law wishes all of our readers a very happy New Year.

Top Reasons Junior Associates Stayed At Their Midsize Firms in 2023

by Vault Law Editors | December 06, 2023

In this infographic, see the top six reasons junior associates gave for remaining at their midsize firms in 2023.

The State of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Law Firms

by Vault Law Editors | November 21, 2023

In this infographics, we examine a few of the key takeaways from Vault Law's 2023 Law Diversity Survey.

Practice Area Insights: Privacy & Data Security

by Vault Law Editors | November 13, 2023

In this installment of our Practice Area Insights series, hear from lawyers at top-ranked Privacy & Data Security practices about working in this space.