Associate Life

Jeannette Leopold

Jeannette is a summer associate in our Boston office. She is a rising 3L at Harvard Law School, where she enjoys working as a research assistant for Professors Robert Sitkoff and Philip Heymann. Last summer, Jeannette worked at the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Connecticut in New Haven. After graduating from Swarthmore College with a degree in English Literature and Theater, she taught for two years at a private school in New Canaan, Connecticut.

A Day in the Life

August 3, 2017 12:48 PM | Permalink

When I was interviewing last fall it helped me to be able to visualize what a typical day was like at a given firm. For my final post I'm going to tell you what I did yesterday. I got off the T at State Street around 8:45 a.m. and took the elevator up to my office on the 32nd floor. My office mate was...

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Social Events

July 18, 2017 1:49 PM | Permalink

Elisha, our Boston Legal Recruitment coordinator, just stopped by my office to drop off my official WilmerHale bowling t-shirt. It's navy blue and white with my name on the front and what I can only imagine is the WilmerHale team logo on the back. It's game time. One of the many great parts about being...

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Summer Lunches

June 30, 2017 9:24 AM | Permalink

This blog post will focus on a universally beloved topic: food. Summer associates have three options when it comes to lunch. The first is to eat with WilmerHale attorneys. Partners, counsel and associates will offer to take us out to local restaurants, usually in groups of four—two attorneys and two...

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Starting Off the Summer

June 16, 2017 9:22 AM | Permalink

This is the end of the second week of work for the summer associates here at WilmerHale Boston, and it's been an exciting mix of work and social events. The 22 summers have prepared for depositions, written memos, drafted terms of service, ensured compliance with regulations, attended case team meetings...

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