HOW I GOT A JOB
How I Got a Job [By Jen Woods]
Mark LeHocky, the current Vice President,
access to. While conducting legal research
Using LexisNexis, “I identified a firm that
General Counsel, and Secretary of Dreyer’s
during his internship, he became familiar
had a phenomenal track record,” LeHocky
Grand Ice Cream Holdings, Inc., started
with a legal resource known as LexisNexis.
said. So he applied for a position at the San Francisco law firm, which was then called
his career the same way most law school LeHocky used LexisNexis, a searchable
Broad, Khourie & Schulz. LeHocky accepted
archive of legal documents and other printed
a job at the 20-attorney firm because of its
Even though online search engines and job
sources, to look up prosperous law firms.
antitrust specialization and success record,
search databases were not available when
He had a specific interest in antitrust law, so
LeHocky was finishing law school, he took
he began by looking up “firms whose names
advantage of the basic technology he had
were attached to significant antitrust cases.”
students do-as a summer clerk.
Published on Nov 21, 2012
Mark LeHocky, Vice President, General Counsel started his career as a summer clerk, search engines and job search databases were not availab...