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Hi all! I’m looking to transition to a mid-sized/big law firm in NYC upon completion of my bankruptcy clerkship in Seattle in three months. New York barred and interested in bankruptcy/restructuring work. Graduated from Emory with honors. Anyone know of firms looking to hire in the near future? Any recommendations/tips/advice on how best to approach the process. I’ve never actually worked for a firm in the past, so I’m a bit foreign in how best to attract the larger firms. Thanks!

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A lot of Bankruptcy departments are hiring right now. You might even consider a recruiter despite the fact that they normally will not help clerks.

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I run a legal recruiting company in NYC. A lot of our clients are hiring in restructuring. We could help you find a position.

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Just circling back, please let me know if you would like any introductions to NYC firms for a position starting in September.

Emory Law is the best 💙💙💙

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Everyone is hiring in bankruptcy. Just email the primary recruiting contact at firm (always posted on website) and copy either the group head or an alumni from your alma matter (if the latter, obviously call and talk to them ahead of time).

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