JD Advantage

In the 1990s, Richard L. Hermann wrote three editions of JD Preferred: 600+ Jobs You Can Do with a Law Degree (Other Than Practice Law). Today that number is 1,000+. Read about those JD Advantage jobs here and throughout the 21st Century Legal Career Series including in Volumes 2, 3, 6, 11 and 12.

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Benefit Applications: A Legal Opportunity Bonanza

Administrative litigation practices are surging thanks to an aging population, significant changes to government benefits, and a prodigious increase in the number of people...

Taking the Informational Interview to the Next Level

My law school friend, Mike, did something entirely off-the-charts when, as a 3L, it became time to focus on the job hunt. Our career...

What You Need to Know about Headhunters

The business of legal search, a.k.a. "headhunting," is the most misunderstood area of job hunting insofar as attorneys are concerned. The confusion the term...