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Summer Associate Training with The New York Law Institute 2020: Home

Research guide and tips for summer associates. Built thanks to the help of community guides: Seton Hall's Transactional Law Research LibGuide and Summer Legal Research Tips - Illinois College of Law Library.

Quick Lesson

Succeeding as a Summer Associate

Congratulations! You’re a summer associate at a law firm. This guide will help you exceed expectations by doing prime work; presenting yourself well; building relationships; and managing your time, workload, and well-being.

Online Research Guides

Introduction - Start Here!

Congratulations on finding a placement for the summer.  This guide is intended to supplement your Summer Associate experience, and provide some additional information.  You will find many useful resources on NYLI's website and on the Electronic Resources page in particular: https://www.nyli.org/electronic-resources/

Legal Citation Refresher

Here is a quick reminder of how Legal Citation works. 

More detailed citation guides are here:

Legal Research and Writing Guides

The New York Law Institute has several resources dedicated to legal research and writing.