Ms. JD Weekly Roundup

Ms. JD Weekly Roundup: Week ending May 20, 2016

Katie Slater, lawyer-turned-career-coach gives her best job hunting tips for recent graduates.

Reviewers will find more spelling errors in your writing if they think you're black.

David Lat discusses four concrete ideas for improving diversity and inclusion in Biglaw and the overall legal profession.

The Washington Bar Association awards Attorney General Loretta Lynch the Charles Hamilton Houston Medallion of Merit.

Amy Elisa Jackson discusses "7 Things to Do With a Mentor That *Don’t* Include Coffee or Lunch."

Ashley Fletcher is a Class of 2018 student at Seton Hall University School of Law. During the summer of 2015, Ms. Fletcher interned at Bristol Myers Squibb in the Research and Development legal group. As an undergraduate student at Emory University, Ms. Fletcher was an English major. Prior to attending law school she completed her Master of Arts in Health Advocacy at Sarah Lawrence College. After completing her Master’s program, Ms. Fletcher worked in the field of aging for three years both on policy oriented issues, and directly with Medicare beneficiaries. She is a member of the National Black Law Students Association, American Bar Association, Metropolitan Black Bar Association, and the New York City Bar Association.

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KMLW

That last article is a great one that all mentor/mentee pairs and especially the Ms. JD Fellows should take note of!  Thanks for continuing to share such great information!

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