Get Published

Student Lawyer, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2008

3 Pages Posted: 22 Dec 2008

Date Written: October 2008


This article advises students to enhance their resumes by getting an article published. A published article makes for a more impressive writing sample in a job interview. It also shows that you can write, that you have a genuine interest in a particular subject, and that you know how to get clients. Several articles in a particular subject can help you establish yourself as an expert in that area.

This article discusses reasons to write, how to select a topic, how to find places that will publish the article, and steps to take to be sure that the article reflects well on you professionally.

Keywords: Career advice, legal careers

Suggested Citation

Wojcik, Mark E., Get Published (October 2008). Student Lawyer, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2008. Available at SSRN:

Mark E. Wojcik (Contact Author)

The John Marshall Law School ( email )

315 South Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
United States

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