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Hello - I am a junior associate switching from business&finance litigation to real estate transactional work. Yes you read this right. Any suggestions for executing this transition smoothly?

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How did u do this? I would also love to transition from litigation to transactional?

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Also very curious how you did this. Would be interested to know how you told your “why” story.

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When I was practicing, I made a similar switch from commercial lit to healthcare transactions. Do not assume that your managing attorneys know that you haven't made that transition recently. Ask tons of questions, start writing for your firms blogs to better learn the industry, and make good friends with one of the top paralegals, they are key. Be careful, but be confident. They obviously want you on their team for a reason.

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