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Misconceptions About Being a Litigator

When people think of lawyers—especially litigators—they often envision romanticized versions from the media: dramatic...

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Four Steps to Take Before Quitting the Legal Profession

You slogged through three years of law school, went through bar-exam hell, and have logged more hours at your firm than you...

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Best Law Firms by Region

Sometimes, choosing a law firm hinges on its location—whether for industry focus, particular career goals, family, or other...

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The Best Law Firms in New York

Vault's regional rankings are based on ratings from associates who work in each specific region....

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Six Tips for First-Year Associates

Your bar trip is in the rearview, and the billable hour harkens-it's time to start your new career as a law firm associate....

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Vault's 2019 Top Law Firms by Practice Area

We asked associates to vote for the strongest firms in their specific practice area (aside from their own)....

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New Study Reveals Insights into Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Among Attorneys in Private Practice

Lurking in the shadows of the offices of many successful law firms is a weight dragging down many of their attorneys:...

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