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Exploring Different Practice Groups and Mentorship Opportunities at Foley Hoag

This summer, I took a conscious effort to get an exposure to a variety of practice groups and to learn how attorneys chose their practice area. Summer associates can choose which assignments to work on from the "assignment bank," where supervising attorneys post assignments with different departments, including the Business Department, Litigation Department and International Litigation and Arbitration Department (ILAD). More »

Discovering Foley Hoag's Different Departments

One of my goals when I started the summer at Foley Hoag was to take part in as many different types of projects as possible. I wanted to get a feel for the different work, departments and attorneys within the firm. I am glad to say that I have definitely achieved that goal this summer. More »

Fruitful Feedback

Submitting that first assignment is an intimidating experience; any lawyer who tells you otherwise is grossly misremembering the occasion. Those of us who gravitate towards the law tend to be Type A and risk-averse: so-called “perfectionists.” More »