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Careers in Bankruptcy Law

The Vault Guide to Bankruptcy Law Careers is a book produced by Vault, Inc., and authored by Seth Stuhl. This publication offers a succinct overview of the field of bankruptcy law, advice for job-seeking law students, and recommendations for lawyers after they enter the field. This unintimidating book is a great source of information for  Continue Reading »

Administrative and Regulatory Law Careers

Careers in Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice is a book offered by the American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice. This easy-to-read, six-part resource offers a bare-bones overview of the work administrative law lawyers do, their typical career path, and how a student can become a strong candidate for an administrative law  Continue Reading »

Katie Jeter-Boldt, ’07 – Staff Attorney for the Missouri Housing Development Commission

From the moment you started law school, people have been crawling out of the woodwork to tell you the secret of success as a lawyer.  From your Great Uncle Herbert to the 3Ls loitering in the common areas, everyone has a completely different answer.   Some will tell you public interest is the only way to  Continue Reading »

Elizabeth Hatting ’14

This summer I had the opportunity to work as a summer associate at Lathrop & Gage in Kansas City. I was very excited about the internship, as it was my first experience working in a firm. While there, I had the chance to work on a variety of projects that spanned topics from bankruptcy to  Continue Reading »

April 15 – 19

Family Law

by: Dean Lisa Key When people think of practicing family law, they typically think of representing individuals in divorces. While divorce cases may make up most of a family law attorney’s practice, the practice of family law often includes other matters, such as adoptions, surrogacy arrangements, grandparents’ rights, guardianships, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, paternity establishment,  Continue Reading »