What Is a Career in Entertainment Law?

I recently participated in a rapid-fire Q&A webinar hosted by the American Bar Association’s Legal Career Central. I joined my Nashville-based colleague and law school friend Molly Shehan to provide insights about what it’s like to be an attorney practicing “entertainment law.” I approached the session from the in-house lawyer perspective while Molly provided a…

Breakfast with a Purpose: Eliminating Racial Bias from the U.S. Criminal Justice System [ABA Midyear Meeting 2017]

This week the American Bar Association is hosting its 2017 Midyear Meeting in Miami, FL. The events start on January 1st and continue through January 7th, featuring various activities taking place across multiple hotels in the downtown Miami area. I’m honored to be attending this year’s meeting as a Young Lawyer Fellow with the Section…

The Lowdown on Finding Unpaid/Paid Internship Opportunities for Law Students

It’s a tough time for students seeking real-world experience through internship opportunities. Due to U.S. labor laws, it’s become too much of a liability for organizations to take on a student intern without paying them. A string of lawsuits over the past few years sent shockwaves through the entertainment industry, albeit some of the complaints were…

How I Graduated From Law School With A Job – Episode #12 – Alison Monahan

“How I Graduated From Law School With A Job” is a YouTube interview series where Franklin Graves interviews practicing attorneys to share their story and answer the ultimate question… how to got a job after law school! On this episode, we have Alison Monahan. Alison is the founder of The Girl’s Guide to Law School, Law School Toolbox, Bar Exam…