How to Avoid Common Mistakes When Starting a New Job


Starting a new legal job? You might want to be sure to avoid some of the most common errors both experienced attorneys and law students make. In this American Bar Association Legal Career Central webinar, career counselor Carol Kanarek moderates a discussion with Jasmine Ball, a partner in Debevoise and Plimpton's New York office and Jeremy Bloom, the Assistant Dean for Career Planning at the University of Michigan Law School.

The webinar covers:

  • Advice for becoming a "go-to" lawyer, whether in a law firm or corporate legal department

  • Common mistakes when starting a new legal position

  • Developing mentor relationships