Now is the right time to jump-start your job search using the six steps below, which are outlined on Susan Gainen’s Pass the Baton blog.
  1. Check your tool box (resume, contact lists, LinkedIn and Facebook profiles).
  2. Check in with the Career Services Office.
  3. Explore practice areas.
  4. Explore writing competitions.
  5. Commit to networking with one new lawyer a week.
  6. Understand the calendar that controls job applications. Apply promptly when summer clerkships or entry-level positions are posted.