Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Career Development: Beyond the Traditional

Public policy analysis--Law enforcement--Lobbying and public affairs--Compliance-- Financial planning--Clandestine service--Journalism--Foreign relations--Human Resources

What do all these careers have in common? They are great careers for lawyers. Law trained employees are valued and tend to rise quickly in organizations. Learn why that is the case in the "Alternative Careers" section of the law school's "Careers" Web site. There is a wealth of information there for students and alumni who seek a career "beyond the traditional" law firm path. Read job descriptions, learn how to adapt your resume, discover domestic and international employers and explore interesting career paths.