Podcast Episode 91: James Austin, Summer Associate

12 August 2022 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Author(s): Alexis P. Robertson

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with James Austin, a 2022 summer associate in Foley’s Chicago office. In this conversation, James reflects on growing-up in Flossmoor, IL, attending DePaul University for undergrad and Villanova University School of Law. James reflects on working for over 4 years before attending law school. He also discusses how he managed to secure a 1L summer associate position with Foley. He reflects on his experience as a summer associate and provides insight on the importance of bringing your whole self to work. Listen to the full discussion below.   

James’ Profile:

  • Title: Summer Associate
  • Foley Office: Chicago
  • Hometown: Flossmoor, IL
  • College: DePaul University
  • Law School: Villanova University School of Law
 
 

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Author(s)

Alexis P. Robertson

Director of Diversity & Inclusion