Topping the Curve

By Sephora Grey

Topping the Curve is a law school podcast that interviews black women, attorneys and law students, about their experience in and out of law school and their career paths; with the goal of providing current and prospective law students with knowledge, access, and advice. Each interviewee discusses their career path and shares valuable knowledge that listeners can apply to their own careers.

  1. 1.
    24: Victoria King, Why Mentorship is Important for Your Career
    46:50
  2. 2.
    23: Shantia Coley, How as an In-house Counsel at a Fortune 500 Company She Continues to Build Her Brand
    45:24
  3. 3.
    22: Kinika Young, How to Transition From Big Law Into the Public Interest
    32:04
  4. 4.
    21: Kit Metoyer, The Transfer Process; and Law School—Generally; What it Requires
    47:00
  5. 5.
    20: Denise Robinson, Prioritizing Health and Wellness in Your Career
    49:45
  6. 6.
    19: Janae Staicer, The Clerkship Process: Applying, Securing, and Starting a Clerkship
    51:31
  7. 7.
    18: Demetra Liggins, Preparing to Enter Corporate America and Developing Realistic Expectations
    46:22
  8. 8.
    17: Tatiana Hyman, How Journal can Prepare you for Different Career Paths and Maximize Career Opportunities
    1:05:44
  1. 9.
    16: Sabrina Pearce, Public Interest Career Paths
    50:22
  2. 10.
    15: Odunayo Durojaye, How to Prepare for Legal Research and Writing and Why it’s Important
    41:39
  3. 11.
    14: Clirae Bourke, How to Approach Law School as a K-JD (Going Straight from Undergrad to Law School)
    34:30
  4. 12.
    13: Vanessa Omoroghomwan, What it’s Really Like to be a Big Law Associate
    58:57
  5. 13.
    12: Tashay Campbell, How to Prepare for 1L Year and What to Expect
    32:58
  6. 14.
    11: Kiara Rogers, OCI Bootcamp Series: How to Create a Bid List and Choose a Firm
    37:16
  7. 15.
    10: Skylar Luke, OCI Bootcamp Series: How to Prep for Interviews
    54:50
  8. 16.
    09: Sephora Grey, OCI Bootcamp Series: How to Secure Early Offers From Big Law Firms
    26:00
  9. 17.
    08: Meaza Abraham, OCI Bootcamp Series: How to Secure a Job in an Outside or Niche Market
    28:32
  10. 18.
    07: Sephora Grey, How to Secure a Big Law Job Your 1L Year
    48:55
  11. 19.
    06: Cheyenne Freely, Externships in Law School, Political Career Aspirations, and "The Hill"
    31:46
  12. 20.
    05: Jade Baker, How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome in Law School, and Using it as Motivation to Reach Career Goals
    34:04
  13. 21.
    04: Jordan Metoyer, How to Network; Building Relationships in Law School, and Shaping Your Career Through Sponsorships
    48:37
  14. 22.
    03: Nabintou Doumbia, Applying to Law School, Taking the LSAT, Choosing Schools, Financial Aid, and More
    37:59
  15. 23.
    02: Christina Higgins, How to Beat Law School Exams, Case Briefing, Outlining, and Getting Good Grades
    49:01
  16. 24.
    01: Topping the Curve, An Introduction to the Law School Podcast: How to Succeed in Law School
    9:58

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