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6 minutes | Jan 30, 2015
JDCOT 52: Law Degree Careers - Corporate Real Estate Advisor
Commercial real estate careers make a great fit for lawyers who don't want to be lawyers. Today's guest has thrived since becoming a corporate real estate advisor right out of law school. Come hear all about it - unless you're risk averse!
4 minutes | Oct 10, 2014
JDCOT 51: Law Degree Careers - Writing For TV
Many lawyers dream of writing for TV and film, including today's guest, who began pursuing writing for TV while in law school. She shares her journey with us, which has taken her to becoming a writer and producer for NCIS: Los Angeles.
4 minutes | Oct 3, 2014
JDCOT 50: Law Careers - Working in Appellate Law
Appellate law is the best law career for Supreme Court junkies. If you like thinking creatively and combining your research and writing skills, you'll want to hear from today's guest, a partner in a Los Angeles appellate boutique.
5 minutes | Sep 26, 2014
JDCOT 49: Law Degree Careers - Regulatory Affairs Jobs
Regulatory affairs jobs make great jobs for lawyers who want to be lobbyists. Come hear from today's guest, who got a job doing regulatory affairs at a national trade association right after graduating from law school.
5 minutes | Sep 19, 2014
JDCOT 48: Law Degree Careers - Legal Support Services
Interested in working in law without practicing law? Legal support services like making litigation graphics might be for you. Come hear from a former trial lawyer who built his own legal support business after leaving law.
6 minutes | Sep 12, 2014
JDCOT 47: Law Degree Careers - Being A Writer
"I really want to be a writer," said countless lawyers. Sound like you? Wanting to write on the side or hope to leave law to be a full-time writer? Come hear from critically acclaimed writer Peter Orner, JD, on what it's like to be a writer.
5 minutes | Sep 5, 2014
JDCOT 46: Law Degree Careers - Compliance Officer
Compliance work is a popular alternative career for lawyers due to the mix of work and the skills required. Come learn all about it from our guest who today is an ethics & compliance officer after leaving law in 2000 to work in compliance.
5 minutes | Aug 22, 2014
JDCOT 45: Law Careers - Elder Care Lawyer
Interested in helping old people? According to today's guest, being an elder care lawyer is focused on helping seniors with their quality of life while they're still here. Come explore this growing field of law.
5 minutes | Aug 15, 2014
JDCOT 44: Law Degree Careers - Public Relations Executive
PR careers make good alternative careers for lawyers due to the mix of skills required - especially in the sub-specialty of litigation and crisis communications. Come hear from today's guest, who left law before joining this law-adjacent path.
4 minutes | Aug 8, 2014
JDCOT 43: Law Careers - Immigration Lawyer
Interested in immigration law? In this interview, an immigration lawyer tells us about what it's like to focus on the family and removal side of immigration law.
4 minutes | Aug 1, 2014
JDCOT 42: Law Degree Careers - Being A Legal Journalist
Becoming a journalist after leaving law is not uncommon. In this interview, Jill Schachner Chanen, an assistant managing editor of the ABA Journal, tells us about these alternative careers for lawye
5 minutes | Jul 24, 2014
JDCOT 41: Law Degree Careers - Strategic Communications Director
The role of strategic communications director is a good alternative career for lawyers due to the mix of skills required. In this interview, someone who left law for this path tells us what
3 minutes | Jul 18, 2014
JDCOT 40: Law Careers - Being a Freelance Attorney
Becoming a freelance attorney is a growing trend in the legal field. Check out this interview with a freelance attorney provider who explains that this role is a contract or temporary attorney who does l
4 minutes | Jul 11, 2014
JDCOT 39: Law Degree Careers - eDiscovery Consultant
Leaving law for law-related jobs in the litigation support field is a popular thing to do with a law degree. An eDiscovery consultant tells us about his law-related role in the world of litigation.
6 minutes | Jul 2, 2014
JDCOT 38: Law Careers - Corporate Bankruptcy Lawyers
Interested in bankruptcy law? Check out this interview with a corporate bankruptcy lawyer who talks about the role of climbing in to someone?s business that?s in distress to help them out.
4 minutes | Jun 29, 2014
JDCOT 37: Law Careers - Workers' Rights Lawyers
Interested in employment law but don't want to represent companies? In this interview, an employment lawyer who represents employees tells us about her work - from negotiating employment, severance, non-compete agreements & more.
5 minutes | Jun 21, 2014
JDCOT 36: Law Degree Careers - Union Collective Bargaining Director
Leaving law for a law-related job is a popular way to use a law degree. A collective bargaining director for a union tells us what her law-related job is like in this interview.
4 minutes | Jun 16, 2014
JDCOT 35: Law Degree Careers - Being A Civic Leader
Jobs in city government are explained by a lawyer who rose to the top of these alternative careers for lawyers by using the skills of a lawyer. Listen to this interview to learn about being a civic leader.
5 minutes | Jun 7, 2014
JDCOT 34: Law Careers - Employment Lawyers
Employment law careers representing companies provide interesting work with a human touch, says an employment lawyer in this interview.
4 minutes | May 19, 2014
JDCOT 33: Law Careers - Construction Lawyers
Construction law is one of the law careers that combines both litigation and transactional law. Listen to this interview to find out what it's like to be a construction lawyer.
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