Finding The Right Career

Victoria Collier didn’t even know that Elder Care Law existed when she was in law school. Now she’s a nationally known expert in this field. In this video, she shares the highs and lows on her journey to finding the right career. Check it out to hear how to avoid the lows.

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What Lawyers Need To Know About Setting Work Boundaries & Abiding By Them

Oregon Assistant Attorney General Heather Weigler

Work Boundaries It’s hard to say no to a demanding boss or law firm partner, but there is a way to set work boundaries without just saying no. In this video, my guest Heather Weigler gives advice on how to abide by the boundaries you set for yourself to achieve the work-life balance that you […]


Not Enough Time? How To Manage Your Time Like The Best

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Not Enough Time At a law firm, you will may always feel like there’s not enough time to finish your work. Watch this video for some practical time management tips from lawyer Adam Gropper. Adam also suggests you turn to the experts, but check out his advice before you go Googling for time management gurus. […]


True Hollywood Story: From Law School To Writing For TV

TV Writer & Producer Jordana Lewis Jaffe with JDCOT Host Marc Luber

Writing For TV Ever clicked through your TV guide only to get sucked into a marathon of the hit series “NCIS: Los Angeles”? Ever dreamed of writing for a show like that? It is no wonder the show has had such great success with a TV writer/producer like Jordana Lewis Jaffe under its belt. From […]


Help The Tired, Poor, Huddled Masses As An Immigration Lawyer

Immigration Attorney Christina H. Lee with JDCOT Founder Marc Luber

How To Become An Immigration Lawyer A hotly discussed topic in politics, immigration law creates some interesting careers for lawyers. Christina H. Lee’s law practice includes family-based immigration law, removal defense and employment-based immigration law. In this video, she tells you all about how to become an immigration lawyer. Most immigration lawyers focus on one […]


Law School Advice: How to Make the Most Of Your Time

Joey Jackson, Criminal Defense Attorney and Legal Commentator

Law School Advice Though it is difficult, stressful and full of never-ending study hours, the experience of law school is one you will never forget. In this video, Joey Jackson shares his law school advice on how to make these three years the best of your life and come out ready for a successful career. […]


Interviewing Tips: You’re More Than Your Law School Ranking

Marc Newman, Redevelopment Director, Brixmor Property Group

Law School Ranking The interviewing process can be extremely stressful as a lawyer, but a poor GPA or your law school’s rank can make the experience that much harder. Marc Newman, a law grad who works in commercial real estate redevelopment, has just the solution. Watch this video to find out how you can make […]


Job Interviewing Tips For Law Grads: Giving A Great Interview & Getting Results

Tax Lawyer Richard Horne

Job Interviewing Interviewing for any job is nerve-racking, so having the skills to go in with confidence is key. In this video, my guest Rick Horne shares the right way to portray yourself, answer questions genuinely and give a good first impression while job interviewing. These are especially good tips for law students and young […]


How Lawyers Can Move Forward From Career Mistakes

Civil Appellate Lawyer Cindy Tobisman

Career Mistakes Are you satisfied where you are in your career? You may always have your doubts, but watch this video with appellate lawyer Cindy Tobisman to hear a positive way of looking at your career, including ways of moving forward from career mistakes. If you’re not happy where you are, check out the video, […]


Making a Career Change & Feeling Good About It

Social Justice Advocate Abby Leibman

Career Change So you want to make a career change, but are worried about losing more than gained. My guest Abby Leibman knows how you feel. In this video she’s going to give you advice on understanding when you’ve hit a wall and how to start small, so that you can find a career that […]


Thinking Outside the Box with Jerry Garcia

Ken Kesey-Grateful Dead Further Bus

With all of the media attention on the recent Atlantic piece focused on alternative careers for lawyers, I thought I’d continue writing about the topic of thinking outside the box. Yesterday, I posted a video focused on the infinite possibilities of the everyday with the hopes that it would inspire people to think outside the […]

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