By Laura Bladow • May 18, 2017•Ms. JD, Careers, Law School, Choosing a Career and Landing a Job, Internships and Clerkships, Issues, Mentoring and Networking
Ms. JD Chats: Secrets for Baby Sharks - A How to Guide for Summer Associate Success with Grover Cleveland
On Thursday, May 18th Ms. JD chatted with Grover E. Cleveland, as he shared the secrets to succeeding as a summer associate. Watch below to learn how to make yourself stand out, why you should treat the summer as one long interview, and so much more!
Have more questions for Grover? Email them to firstname.lastname@example.org or connect with Grover on Twitter @babysharklaw. The first 10 law students to submit questions will receive their own baby shark stress ball!
And you can read an excerpt from Grover's book on grit and growth mindset here!
Grover is a Seattle lawyer, speaker and the author of the bestselling career advice book for new lawyers, Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks: The Essential Guide to Thriving as a New Lawyer. He is known for his practical and solid young associate advice always laced with a little bit of humor. Grover is a former partner at Foster Pepper PLLC, one of the Northwest’s larger firms. His clients included the Seattle Seahawks and other entities owned by Microsoft co-founder, Paul Allen. He is a frequent presenter on new lawyer career success at law schools and firms nationwide. As an avid Ms. J.D. supporter, he offers readers the opportunity to submit questions on his Ms. J.D. Blog here. You can also find Grover on Twitter @Babysharklaw.