Where Does The Information On This Site Come From?

How To Get A Legal Job® is culmination of Shauna C. Bryce, Esq.’s 15+ years of law firm, in-house, hiring committee, and career counseling experience, and her 3 years of research and interviews of 150+ hiring lawyers across the country and across industries.

Shauna is a Harvard Law School graduate who practiced in a Biglaw international firm based in Manhattan, a regional law firm, and in-house. She served on a firm’s hiring committee, participated in hiring decisions and recruiting events, reviewed countless resumes, conducted interviews, and mentored junior and mid-level associates, before founding Bryce Legal Career Counsel and becoming a resume writer and career adviser for lawyers.

To research her book, How To Get A Legal Job: A Guide For New Attorneys And Law School Students, and to create this site, Shauna spent nearly 3 years interviewing 150+ experienced lawyers (including law school deans and professors, federal prosecutors, partners and associates in AmLaw 100 law firms, sole practitioners, lawyers in financial services institutions and other corporations, and legal recruiters). And she continues to regularly confer with hiring attorneys, legal recruiters, and other influencers of the hiring process.

So How To Get A Legal Job® isn’t just Shauna’s advice; it’s thoroughly researched advice from the very people who will review your resume, interview you, and make hiring decisions about you. Learn more:

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