Could my connection have really formed after 5 minutes? When stories add up about how introverts make as good, if not better, lawyers, Herrick has to worry that some of their best opportunities are slipping away because they just can’t shine in the tight, high energy format of speed dating.It’s going to be interesting to hear how Herrick feels about this process after next year’s summer program (and interesting to hear how applicants felt about going through it).Firm Takes Its Cue From Speed Dating [Law.com] Law firm uses speed-dating approach to law student interviews [ABA Journal] Most lawyers are introverted, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing [ABA Journal] Joe Patrice is an editor at Above the Law and co-host of Thinking Like A Lawyer.Feel free to email any tips, questions, or comments.Follow him on Twitter if you’re interested in law, politics, and a healthy dose of college sports news. Join TC Whittaker, leader of Pw C’s Law Firm Solutions, and preeminent legal technology journalist Bob Ambrogi for an invaluable look at how your small law practice can succeed in this digital era. Join TC Whittaker, leader of Pw C’s Law Firm Solutions, and preeminent legal technology journalist Bob Ambrogi for an invaluable look at how your small law practice can succeed in this digital era.Adrian Jones, a solicitor at our Billingshurst Office, attended a Careers Speed Dating event at the Weald School in Billingshurst.
Adrian described the event as great fun and he was very impressed with all of the pupils he met.That’s when I fell in love with the idea of working at Cleary and, apparently, they decided they liked me too.