What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

A forum for applicants and admitted students to ask law students and graduates about law school and the practice of law.
User avatar
06102016

Diamond
Posts: 13461
Joined: Tue Oct 25, 2011 1:29 pm

What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

Postby 06102016 » Tue Jun 18, 2013 9:47 pm

..

User avatar
A. Nony Mouse

Diamond
Posts: 29317
Joined: Tue Sep 25, 2012 11:51 am

Re: What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

Postby A. Nony Mouse » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:04 pm

If you are interning for a judge, and his clerks try to give you feedback on your draft of an opinion, don't brush them off by saying, "Oh, I'll just talk to the judge about it."

User avatar
sopranorleone

Bronze
Posts: 238
Joined: Thu Jun 21, 2012 5:38 pm

Re: What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

Postby sopranorleone » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:10 pm

This was a few years ago and was not during a legal internship, but the lesson stands the test of time:

Do NOT put a protein bar in the microwave without taking it out of its wrapper. It's generally looked down upon if you nearly burn down the building on your first day.

That said, do NOT put a protein bar in the refrigerator.

User avatar
CaptainLeela

Platinum
Posts: 5336
Joined: Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:11 am

Welcome to TLS

Postby CaptainLeela » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:34 pm

Welcome to TLS

User avatar
06102016

Diamond
Posts: 13461
Joined: Tue Oct 25, 2011 1:29 pm

Re: What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

Postby 06102016 » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:40 pm

..

User avatar
CaptainLeela

Platinum
Posts: 5336
Joined: Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:11 am

Welcome to TLS

Postby CaptainLeela » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:41 pm

Welcome to TLS

User avatar
guano

Gold
Posts: 2265
Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2013 9:49 am

Re: What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

Postby guano » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:51 pm

Do not tell your boss why he's wrong about something and that's why your work product sucks

User avatar
stillwater

Gold
Posts: 3806
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 2:59 pm

Re: What Not To Do-- Intern Edition

Postby stillwater » Tue Jun 18, 2013 10:54 pm

guano wrote:Do not tell your boss why he's wrong about something and that's why your work product sucks


is this advice from your NON-law job?



Return to ā€œAsk a Law Student / Graduateā€?

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests