Making the transition from law student and law clerk to a practicing attorney isn’t always easy.
Past NJSBA President Karol Corbin Walker, who is also chair of the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law, shared pearls of wisdom for making a successful pivot Wednesday at the 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting program “ Transitioning from law clerk to associate: Professional tips to make it a success for young lawyers and those who hire them.”
Above all, said Walker, be nice.
“It’s important to remember the things we learned when we were very young, they still apply at your law firm,” she said. “Be nice. You should be nice to everyone, not just ...