Welcome to Small Firms, Big Opportunity!
You have landed at the premiere website dedicated to the small firm job market, created by the authors of the book Small Firms Big Opportunity: How to Get Hired and Succeed in the New Economy.
Small law firms are, in fact, the really big entry-level employer of new attorneys. NALP’s just released data for the Class of 2011 graduates from across the nation, reveals that almost 43% of those who began their career in private practice started in a firm of 2-10 attorneys.
This website is designed to assist law students, graduates, career services professionals, and anyone who is interested in learning about:
Why small firms are a great place to begin your legal career;
The dynamics of small firm practice;
The business of practicing law;
How core competencies affect your ability to succeed as a lawyer.