Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Articles

Ask the Section: What Is the One Practice Tip You’ve Learned in Your Career that You Wish You Would Have Known in Your First Couple of Years Practicing Law?

Compiled by William H. Knight

We go "in-house" and ask our very own JIOP leaders to share the one lesson they wish they had learned early on.

Aha! Moment: Surviving the First Year

By C. Matt Alva

Candid advice for navigating your first job out of law school.

Ten Interviewing Tips for IP Applicants

By Kristopher R. Davis

We unveil trade secrets for successfully landing these coveted internships.

Ask the Section: How Do I Develop a Client Base and Proficiency in a Practice Area that Is Not Represented in My Firm?

Compiled by William H. Knight

Two Section leaders weigh in on how a young associate can grow his or her practice area from scratch.

Tips for Acing Your Interview

By Erika Glenn and Cindy Tsai

Everything you need to know to conquer the stress-inducing rite of passage: the dreaded interview!

How to Craft a Compelling Statement of Interest

By C. Matt Alva

Tips for effectively telling your story.