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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby BlueLotus » Thu Nov 07, 2013 6:51 pm

For Spanish-speaking, do-gooder Valers barred in PA:


Immigrant Youth Know Your Rights Coordinator
HIAS Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
Posted: Nov 05, 2013
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Immigrant Youth Know Your Rights Coordinator

Supervisor: Immigrant Youth Advocate Attorney


This position is contingent on grant funding.

Deadline for applications: November 15, 2013

HIAS Pennsylvania reserves the right to extend an offer to a qualified candidate before the application deadline date of November 15, 2013. Priority will be given to candidates who can begin by November 21, 2013.

Overview

HIAS Pennsylvania’s Mission: Driven by the Jewish value of welcoming the stranger, HIAS (the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society) PA provides legal, resettlement and supportive services to immigrants and refugees from all backgrounds in order to assure their fair treatment and full integration into American society.

HIAS Pennsylvania is recognized by the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR) of the Department of Justice as a voluntary agency permitted to host immigration specialists known as accredited representatives who can provide immigration legal services. HIAS Pennsylvania is one of the largest non-profit immigration legal service providers in Pennsylvania. With a current staff of 7 attorneys and 4 accredited representatives, the organization assists low income immigrants with adjustment of status, removal defense, family unification, citizenship, and asylum. HIAS Pennsylvania prioritizes providing services to vulnerable populations including survivors of interpersonal violence and unaccompanied and abused youth.

HIAS Pennsylvania’s Immigrant Youth Advocacy Project was developed 8 years ago to provide legal services to immigrant youth in Eastern Pennsylvania and is the only agency in Pennsylvania with a staff attorney solely dedicated to this work. Because of the increased number of unaccompanied youth entering the United States, largely from Central America, the Office of Refugee Resettlement has contracted with KidsPeace in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, to provide shelter to up to 72 youth who are apprehended at the border. We seek an Immigrant Youth Know Your Rights (KYR) Coordinator to provide services to youth at KidsPeace. The KYR Coordinator will report to the immigrant youth staff attorney.

Salary: This is a non-exempt position; salary is commensurate with that of those in similar accredited representative/immigration specialist positions.

Summary of Responsibilities:

-Know Your Rights presentations, individualized screenings and pre-court orientation in appropriate language, most commonly, Spanish (50% of responsibilities)
-Coordinate limited representation and case assistance, with in-house staff and pro bono volunteers (25% of responsibilities)
-Maintain detailed tracking information of each child who enters the shelter and maintain effective communications between KidsPeace and HIAS Pennsylvania
-Recruit and coordinate case placement with pro bono Attorneys (25% responsibilities)

Know Your Rights presentations, individualized screenings and pre-court orientations in appropriate language (50% of responsibilities)

The KYR Coordinator will travel to KidsPeace at least once a week, and in peek times twice a week to meet with newly detained youth and provide a Know Your Rights presentation which advises youth of relevant immigration procedures and options. The Coordinator will also provide individualized screenings to evaluate each case and discuss options with youth. The KYR Coordinator will use existing KYR materials and with the attorney, update materials as needed.


Coordinate limited representation and case assistance, with in-house staff and pro bono volunteers (25% of responsibilities)

The KYR Coordinator will perform an intake on each case to determine the youth’s need for legal assistance. Legal assistance may be short term or long term and may be provided either by the HIAS Pennsylvania staff attorney, HIAS Pennsylvania Managing Attorney or a pro bono attorney. The KYR Coordinator will be expected to keep detailed and clear records of each case, write up the assessments with the assistance of HIAS Pennsylvania attorneys and track referrals and monitor case outcomes. The KYR coordinator must adhere to any data collection requirements of the funder.

Recruit and coordinate case placement with pro bono attorneys (25% of responsibilities)

In order to increase capacity to provide extended representation to immigrant youth who remain in Pennsylvania, HIAS Pennsylvania plans to recruit and train a panel of pro bono attorneys. The KYR Coordinator will assist in recruitment efforts, coordinate training and serve as a liaison between the organization and the pro bono attorney.


Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s degree or JD degree with one year experience working with immigrant populations. Special consideration will be given to applicants who have been or are accredited representatives or have experience through law school clinical programs. Individuals who are not accredited will be required to take 40 hours of training with the goal of becoming accredited.
-Bi-lingual Spanish-English speaker required
-Excellent verbal and written communications skill
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, database management and internet
-Excellent organizational and time management skill
-Ability to work in a team and work with diverse professionals and human service workers
-Ability to pay close attention to detail.
-High degree of skill in doing detailed reporting
-Ability to work with diverse populations
-Applicant must be able to drive and possess a valid U.S. driver’s license.

HIAS Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or belief.

If you are interested this position, please send your resume via email to Loy Omphommasack at loy@hiaspa.org

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby PawneeRanger » Thu Nov 07, 2013 10:46 pm

BarbellDreams wrote:70 applications to posted entry-level jobs


Where were these jobs posted? I'm having trouble finding anything at all that's entry-level.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby JDCA2012 » Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:16 am

First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby BarbellDreams » Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:23 am

PawneeRanger wrote:
BarbellDreams wrote:70 applications to posted entry-level jobs


Where were these jobs posted? I'm having trouble finding anything at all that's entry-level.


Various Symplicities in the area, craigslist, goinhouse, simply hired, county state jobs section, usajobs, firm website's openings page, and maybe a few other sources I am not remembering but used. I started applying the day after I took the bar and have been going since. I'm not quite at a point where I am gonna go the mass-mail route yet because I am still finding some listings, still doing informational interviews and have a few contacts looking for me (as well as a handful of TLS posters who have PMed me :)) but in about a month or so I may just start blanketing the entire market if I don't have anything by then. Nothing to lose.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby JazzOne » Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:34 am

JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.

Congrats!

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Postby rad lulz » Fri Nov 08, 2013 1:30 am

JazzOne wrote:
JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.

Congrats!

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby spleenworship » Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:40 am

JazzOne wrote:
JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.

Congrats!

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby Stanford4Me » Fri Nov 08, 2013 11:13 am

spleenworship wrote:
JazzOne wrote:
JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.

Congrats!

Love it.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby BarbellDreams » Fri Nov 08, 2013 1:38 pm

JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.


Congrats man, thats awesome to hear!

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby JDCA2012 » Fri Nov 08, 2013 2:27 pm

BarbellDreams wrote:
JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.


Congrats man, thats awesome to hear!


Thanks to all! It still hasn't quite sunk in yet. While I didn't post in this thread all too often, I read it all the time, if nothing more than to have some sort of commiseration connection and frustration with others going through the same thing.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby whatsyourdeal » Fri Nov 08, 2013 7:05 pm

Oh man I just had the CRAZIEST DAY TODAY...

Job I applied to in September at a boutique firm in CA all the way in a region that I don't care to live (think Sacramento/Riverside) rejected me today. Had a phone interview with them back in beginning of October. I was super interested in them because the firm's practice area is the exact kind of law I want to get involved in; its super niche, its growing, its lucrative, and it definitely has exit options into big law, in-house, etc. due to its niche. After the interview, the partner looked me up on linkedin, emailed me a week later asking for a reference contact, and was willing to wait another 2 weeks to speak to the reference because the reference was out of town. I finally get the email today (2 weeks after the partner spoke to my reference) of the rejection. I was crushed.

Another job I applied to in September for another boutique firm, but not the niche I want. I got a callback in October for this firm, where I was dropped bar hypos on. I didn't do so hot on the bar hypos, and received a rejection letter from the firm that still left the door open (btw, shortly after I received this email, I received the email from the partner at the other firm asking for references). I was crushed after rejection, because I swore I did well enough in the first interview to overlook the callback performance.

Well, today, after I got my rejection letter, I received a missed call and voicemail from the hypo firm. They still were interested, and well...

I'M LEAVING THE VALE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Want to say thanks to all you bros (and gals) here who have been extremely supportive. This thread gave me so much support and encouragement, whether direct or indirect. So I want to give something back, even if its not much. Here's my story without outing myself too much.

I graduated from a bay area law school in the fall. Took the Feb bar, and passed the first time. Moved to SoCal right after the bar. Started hustling immediately for a clerkship before bar results in May, found a clerkship with a solo in civil lit right before bar results. Got two interviews over the summer, and that was it. September came, I pushed out a tremendous amount of apps over craigslist, indeed, BYU, symplicity, etc., and actually got 10 interviews in September-October: 3 of actual worth (the two mentioned above), 1 recruiter, 1 non-law job (which i declined even though lucrative), 2 in house gigs for small companies (both were terrible jobs due to no substantive legal work and/or ethical issues), 1 insurance defense biglaw gig (absolutely terrible, billable hours were 2200-2400 and pay was 50-60k), a solo (40k and had no idea what he was doing with his practice) and a small firm that didnt work out on both ends.

It was a crushing month, getting defeated after call backs or interviews, and it was even tougher going into work and working hard after each defeat. But each interview made me stronger, and each mistake I made I learned from. I also learned how to polish my resume and think on my feet during interviews. And I also learned that there is hope out there as long as you keep hustling. Everyone's luck is different, but you can't give up. I floated out hundreds of apps, received hundreds of rejections. You can't give up, no matter how shitty things are. You just gotta keep on keepin on. You guys (and gals) are so bright and talented, its gonna work out so long as you guys don't give up. If I could find employment as an attorney following graduation, you guys definitely will.

Will be around, if I can help PM me and I'll do what I can.

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Postby spleenworship » Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:21 pm

Congrats!!

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Postby Bikeflip » Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:34 pm

Stanford4Me wrote:
spleenworship wrote:
JazzOne wrote:
JDCA2012 wrote:First off, I want to say that over the entire last year, through all of 3L, through graduation, through bar study, through my post bar intern position and still awaiting CA bar results, this thread has been so invaluable for everything it offers.
Second, from that, I am leaving the vale. Got an offer at an international tax firm (a job I absolutely wanted and am excited about) in a major metro area in my dream city, where I wanted to live/work/be so bad that I turned down my only other offer back in March that was in an area I did not want to be. I can't believe it and it still hasn't set in. I also can't believe this all happened for so long and at the point where I would have taken peanuts to work somewhere doing some area I hated, I was offered this which is something that I almost put under my ideal situation.
Best of luck to everyone in the vale and best of luck on those still awaiting bar results.

Congrats!

Love it.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby Bikeflip » Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:43 pm

BarbellDreams wrote:
PawneeRanger wrote:
BarbellDreams wrote:70 applications to posted entry-level jobs


Where were these jobs posted? I'm having trouble finding anything at all that's entry-level.


Various Symplicities in the area, craigslist, goinhouse, simply hired, county state jobs section, usajobs, firm website's openings page, and maybe a few other sources I am not remembering but used. I started applying the day after I took the bar and have been going since. I'm not quite at a point where I am gonna go the mass-mail route yet because I am still finding some listings, still doing informational interviews and have a few contacts looking for me (as well as a handful of TLS posters who have PMed me :)) but in about a month or so I may just start blanketing the entire market if I don't have anything by then. Nothing to lose.



What's crushing me is that I'm doing all that, and I'm going nowhere fast. A large chunk of it is there's not a ton of jerbs in Denver/Colorado. Sigh...

However, bros through the bar are helpful here.

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Postby rad lulz » Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:13 pm

whatsyourdeal wrote:Oh man I just had the CRAZIEST DAY TODAY...

Job I applied to in September at a boutique firm in CA all the way in a region that I don't care to live (think Sacramento/Riverside) rejected me today. Had a phone interview with them back in beginning of October. I was super interested in them because the firm's practice area is the exact kind of law I want to get involved in; its super niche, its growing, its lucrative, and it definitely has exit options into big law, in-house, etc. due to its niche. After the interview, the partner looked me up on linkedin, emailed me a week later asking for a reference contact, and was willing to wait another 2 weeks to speak to the reference because the reference was out of town. I finally get the email today (2 weeks after the partner spoke to my reference) of the rejection. I was crushed.

Another job I applied to in September for another boutique firm, but not the niche I want. I got a callback in October for this firm, where I was dropped bar hypos on. I didn't do so hot on the bar hypos, and received a rejection letter from the firm that still left the door open (btw, shortly after I received this email, I received the email from the partner at the other firm asking for references). I was crushed after rejection, because I swore I did well enough in the first interview to overlook the callback performance.

Well, today, after I got my rejection letter, I received a missed call and voicemail from the hypo firm. They still were interested, and well...

I'M LEAVING THE VALE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Want to say thanks to all you bros (and gals) here who have been extremely supportive. This thread gave me so much support and encouragement, whether direct or indirect. So I want to give something back, even if its not much. Here's my story without outing myself too much.

I graduated from a bay area law school in the fall. Took the Feb bar, and passed the first time. Moved to SoCal right after the bar. Started hustling immediately for a clerkship before bar results in May, found a clerkship with a solo in civil lit right before bar results. Got two interviews over the summer, and that was it. September came, I pushed out a tremendous amount of apps over craigslist, indeed, BYU, symplicity, etc., and actually got 10 interviews in September-October: 3 of actual worth (the two mentioned above), 1 recruiter, 1 non-law job (which i declined even though lucrative), 2 in house gigs for small companies (both were terrible jobs due to no substantive legal work and/or ethical issues), 1 insurance defense biglaw gig (absolutely terrible, billable hours were 2200-2400 and pay was 50-60k), a solo (40k and had no idea what he was doing with his practice) and a small firm that didnt work out on both ends.

It was a crushing month, getting defeated after call backs or interviews, and it was even tougher going into work and working hard after each defeat. But each interview made me stronger, and each mistake I made I learned from. I also learned how to polish my resume and think on my feet during interviews. And I also learned that there is hope out there as long as you keep hustling. Everyone's luck is different, but you can't give up. I floated out hundreds of apps, received hundreds of rejections. You can't give up, no matter how shitty things are. You just gotta keep on keepin on. You guys (and gals) are so bright and talented, its gonna work out so long as you guys don't give up. If I could find employment as an attorney following graduation, you guys definitely will.

Will be around, if I can help PM me and I'll do what I can.

Fuckin BADASS

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Postby spleenworship » Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:15 am

Congrats MnM!

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Postby kalvano » Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:18 am

Congratulations to everyone who has left, and keep the faith to those that will (I'm sure) soon be leaving.

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Postby Pretzel_Logic » Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:47 am

Congrats to everyone leaving!! And dear God I hope I'm right behind you :|

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Postby sparty99 » Sat Nov 09, 2013 1:28 pm

M_n_M wrote:Lots of great vale news recently. I'm here to add to it!!!

Story: I had been cold emailing the shit out of firms around Atlanta. I was set to interview for a paralegal position in a shitlaw firm on Monday when a mid-sized real estate firm calls me about my email and asks to set up an interview for the following day. I go and meet with the founding partner for the interview, she loves me, and hires me immediately! After being in and partially out of the vale, I'm finally really out!

Moral of the story for all you valers: Keep emailing. I received tons of polite rejection email responses, but it only takes one with a sudden hiring need to say yes!


do law firms hire jds as paralegals? how many attorneys is the mid law?

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Postby Ludo! » Sat Nov 09, 2013 3:40 pm

This sounds promising:

Recent Law School Graduate to Assist In Development of a Website for Attorneys. Temporary relocation to Ukraine is necessary to work directly with development staff. This position is initially without salary

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby Ludo! » Sat Nov 09, 2013 3:41 pm

M_n_M wrote:Lots of great vale news recently. I'm here to add to it!!!

Story: I had been cold emailing the shit out of firms around Atlanta. I was set to interview for a paralegal position in a shitlaw firm on Monday when a mid-sized real estate firm calls me about my email and asks to set up an interview for the following day. I go and meet with the founding partner for the interview, she loves me, and hires me immediately! After being in and partially out of the vale, I'm finally really out!

Moral of the story for all you valers: Keep emailing. I received tons of polite rejection email responses, but it only takes one with a sudden hiring need to say yes!


Congrats brother, awesome news

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Postby whatsyourdeal » Sat Nov 09, 2013 3:42 pm

Thanks all, hope to hear good news from you all soon!!!

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Postby Danger Zone » Sat Nov 09, 2013 4:26 pm

Ludovico Technique wrote:This sounds promising:

Recent Law School Graduate to Assist In Development of a Website for Attorneys. Temporary relocation to Ukraine is necessary to work directly with development staff. This position is initially without salary

This makes the $10k /yr Boston College job seem reasonable.

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Re: The Vale of Tears (3L Job Hunting) (No advice for 0/1/2Ls)

Postby sidhesadie » Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:27 pm

spleenworship wrote:
Pretzel_Logic wrote:
BarbellDreams wrote:Its kinda strange how dead it is. I applied a mid-law firm's office where I had a very strong connection and personally knew one of the partners. I didn't even get an email acknowledging that I applied let alone an interview.


This is my experience right now too. A whole lot of silence where I've always gotten at least a "thanks but no thanks" in the past. And our symplicity is full of out of state positions, which is helpful since obviously we took ALL those bar exams and not KY. D'oh.


My symplicity has like 15 volunteer and 1 contract positions asking for 3Ls and recent grads. Fucking vultures.



This. ALL volunteer crap. Oh, except for the two small law associate positions at $30k. Yeah. THIRTY.




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