We live in a world marked by dynamic change: Technological innovations, political dysfunction, globalization, all fuel new jobs and career prospects for lawyers.  Find your future in a 21st Century Legal Career.

21st Century Legal Careers

Innovative series researches hot practice areas and legal employment fields for today and sustainable for the future.

Richard L. Hermann analyzes emerging and energized law practice areas and JD Advantage jobs with the focus on  the work; who hires; where the jobs are;  and how to best position yourself for success.

Topics include:

  • Compliance
  • Health Law
  • Energy Law
  • “Soft” IP
  • Digital Assets Practice
  • Administrative Litigation
  • Risk Management

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10 Things Not to Do in a Job Search

#1 Fail to Identify All Likely Employers
#2 Fail to Research Your Practice Area
#3 Not Search ALL the Legal Job Ads
#4 Write Only One Resume
#5 Cram Everything on a Single Page
#6 Fail to Proofread Your Application Documents
#7 Include Interests/Hobbies on Your Resume
#8 Rely on Letters of Recommendation
#9 Send Unrequested Materials with Resume
#10 Fail to Check to See if Application Received

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