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How to be a professional from day one (audio)

How to be a professional from day one (audio)

Think what happens in law school stays in law school? Think again!

In this MP3 audio presentation, Hear Rachel Dawson — an experienced law school career counselor and then-associate director at the ABA Section of Litigation who ultimately served as director of the Young Lawyers Division — shared her savvy advice on how to establish your professional demeanor and work ethic from the first moment you set foot into those hallowed law school halls. Dawson is currently Director of Professional Development at Faegre Baker Daniels.


You can find more episodes of Sound Advice on the Section of Litigation page.

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