This is what you went to law school for. Although you’ve been preparing for this for years, handling your first case and going to trial can be terrifying. Nearly every person you look to for advice will have plenty to give. Most will tell you to prepare, if not over-prepare.
By Besty Munnell “Don’t wait to learn business fundamentals and industry context on the job. Pursue practical skills every chance you get in law school.” In early March, I met with one of the second-year students I mentor at a Boston-area law school. She was deciding on her third-year courses and, as