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How to Turn Your LL.M. Internship Into a Full-time Job

Jun 14, 2022

Internships are one of the main routes back into the legal profession, but getting hired is not easy

Post-LL.M. Career Paths Diversify

May 25, 2022

There’s been a great expansion of evermore lucrative career paths for graduates of LL.M. programs, particularly in corporate law, ESG practice areas and legal technology

Law Schools Navigate Mental Health Challenges

Feb 21, 2022

Law schools are finding ways to promote better working practices in a profession under the spotlight for its long hours culture and burnout risks, despite ever higher pay

Climate Change Boosts Demand for ESG Legal Expertise

Jan 27, 2022

The post-LL.M. job opportunities in ESG and sustainability are increasingly bright

Post-LL.M. Employment Opportunities Blossom for Digital-First Company Lawyers

Nov 17, 2021

In-house legal teams want to use technology to provide better legal strategies and services

How to Become a Lawyer in Mainland Europe After an LL.M.

Jul 19, 2021

A law degree can smooth the path to practice and help students gain admission to the bar

How to Become a Lawyer in Latin America After an LL.M.

Jul 05, 2021

There are opportunities for foreign lawyers to make their mark in these diverse and dynamic legal markets

How to Become a Lawyer in Asia After an LL.M.

Jun 15, 2021

The career opportunities in the dynamic legal markets of Asia are bountiful

How to Become a Lawyer in Canada

Dec 31, 2020

An LL.M is not a requirement but it’s certainly an asset

Post-LL.M. Careers: Restructuring, Employment law, Distressed M&A and Other Bright Spots on the Legal Job Market

Dec 10, 2020

Yes, legal services have suffered – but it’s not all doom and gloom. Several recession-proof sectors are seeing a spike in demand

LL.M. Students Face an Uncertain Legal Job Market

Sep 02, 2020

With US states postponing bar exams and internships being shortened, the jobs outlook for fresh graduates and current students looks bleak

Post-LL.M. Careers in Canada

Aug 26, 2020

Law firms plan to ramp up recruitment, and there are a wide range of opportunities across the stable Canadian economy

5 Questions for an LL.M. Graduate — Bela Karmel

Jun 29, 2020

Originally from Bulgaria, Karmel pursued an LL.M. from UC Berkeley, passed the California bar exam and is now working at a law firm in San Francisco

Post-LL.M. Careers in Big Law: Latham & Watkins

Jun 18, 2020

With offices or regional teams on every continent and a considerable amount of acclaim behind them, working at Latham & Watkins is a dream for many students currently pursuing an LL.M.

Inside out: How to Become a Legal Intrapreneur

Jan 22, 2020

Law firms no longer just care about who bills the most hours: they want people who can provide new lucrative opportunities for the firm