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Clerkship and corporate

Postby Anonymous User » Thu May 21, 2015 5:30 pm

Is it worthwhile to pursue a 2nd Circuit/SDNY clerkship if I'm set on going into corporate practice (specifically deals driven work in securities and M&A)? I'm around top 15% at HYS (not on flagship law review/journal). I have strong prior business experience (ran small PE financing deals), strong academic and practical experiences during law school, and probably can get very strong recommendations from professors. I'd be at a top NYC corporate firm (Cravath/Wachtell/S&C). I have no interest in academia.
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Re: Clerkship and corporate

Postby Emma. » Thu May 21, 2015 5:34 pm

No.

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Re: Clerkship and corporate

Postby bk1 » Thu May 21, 2015 6:33 pm

Emma. wrote:No.




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