tedalbany wrote:1) Is there anything a law student could do to work on leadership skills, or do you think it's more of an innate trait?
2) How much socialization is required? What kind of social skills (or lack thereof) will cause it to be held against you (either in advancement, Associate offers, etc)? I'm not the socially awkward type in that I usually say wildly inappropriate things, weird people out, etc... but I am fairly introverted and it takes a while for me to warm up to a new work environment, so I'm not sure how much this will hinder me.
Just putting this back out there.
Also, how would a transfer from a T30 (Top 5%) to a T6 fare? Would it hurt if they transfered away from your market (i.e. a Fordham to Chicago transfer interviewing with NY firms)?