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Law Firm Life: How To Find The Right Fit For You

Intellectual property lawyer Michael Kelber of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg in Chicago
Your law firm’s culture can make a huge difference in your happiness. But what should you look for in law firm life? How do you know when you should switch firms? IP law partner Michael Kelber shares his experience working at three firms in...
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How To Handle A New Assignment Working At A Law Firm

Intellectual property lawyer Michael Kelber of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg in Chicago
When you’re a young associate working at a law firm, you have to see your partner as a client, says Michael Kelber, who also talks about intellectual property law careers on JDCOT. In this video, he explains how to handle a new assignment and...
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How To Make Law School Rankings Not Matter

Intellectual property lawyer Michael Kelber of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg in Chicago
Many people fret over the law school rankings from U.S. News. Perhaps you’re deciding where to go to law school. Or maybe your school took a nose dive in the rankings. Either way, there are other ways for you to stand out. In this...
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Law School Or Work? Advice On When To Go To Law School

Intellectual property lawyer Michael Kelber of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg in Chicago
If you’re in college, thinking about going to law school, should you apply right now? If you’re working but want to go back to law school, is it too late for you? Intellectual Property Lawyer Michael Kelber explains some of the circumstances in which...
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How To Approach A Law Partner With Questions On A Project

Intellectual property lawyer Michael Kelber of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg in Chicago
When you’re working at a law firm as an associate, you’ll often encounter situations where you’ll have questions about your current assignment. This becomes a tricky situation when the partner who assigned it you was too busy to properly explain it up front and/or...
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Tips For Making Partner At A Law Firm

Michael Kelber of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg with Marc Luber of JD Careers Out There
There are a variety of ways to make partner at a law firm. However, there are several things you should be doing to make partner from the start of your career through your developing years. Today’s guest, intellectual property lawyer and law firm partner...
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