Top Legal Recruiter’s New ABA Book Helps Lawyers Looking to Break Into the In-House Market
CHICAGO, June 12, 2012 – Getting and keeping a job in a market made all the more competitive by a difficult economy is a challenge for lawyers, especially those seeking in-house corporate work. In-House: A Lawyer’s Guide to Getting a Corporate Legal Position covers finding and securing jobs in the in-house legal market and thriving in the corporate environment.
Author and top legal recruiter David J. Parnell offers job-hunting strategies, dispels myths about corporate life and provides an arsenal of tips, skills and methods for creating a successful corporate career. The book includes sample résumés and questions, a deal sheet, and a resignation letter.
Parnell is co-founder and principal of Edward, Anthony & Steele, a New York-based legal recruiting and coaching firm.
With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the world’s largest voluntary professional membership organization. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.
Title: In-House: A Lawyer’s Guide to Getting a Corporate Legal Position
Publisher: ABA Book Publishing
Product Code: 1620505
Size: 6 × 9
Orders: 800-285-2221 or www.ShopABA.org
Editor’s note: Review copies are available by sending an email to Neal Cox at Neal.Cox@americanbar.org. If you publish a review of this book, please send tear sheets or a copy for our files to Neal Cox, American Bar Association, Book Publishing, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654.