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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

he said.

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.

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