Millie's Guide to Law Careers
How does a day in the job look like for lawyers?
What are the different career paths available for those who study law? How do you best prepare for a law career?
The answers to all your questions are finally here! There's nothing for you to prepare. Come listen in. Parents are more than welcome!
Meet our Panelists
- Alexia Bedat is currently an Associate at Klaris Law (since 2016). Prior to this, she held various positions including Teaching Assistant, Media Law at Columbia University, Graduate School of Journalism (2015-20), Law Clerk at Buzzfeed (2016) and Paralegal at Aslan Charles Kousetta LLP (2013), Bauer & Bigot (2013), 5RB (2014) and Taylor Hampton Solicitors Limited (2014). Besides these, she has also gained Work Experience with Collyer Bristow LLP (2014), News UK (2014), Carter-Ruck (2013), and Matrix Chambers (2011). She pursued her B.A. (Hons), Law at the University of Cambridge (2012), and Master of Laws at Columbia Law School (2016). Alexia is based in New York City, New York, United States.
- Roxane Tiana Picard is currently a Legal Counsel at Virtu Financial (since 2021). Prior to this, she held various positions at White & Case LLP—Corporate Associate (2018-21) and Summer Associate (2017)—and New York Legal Assistance Group—Pro Bono Scholar (2018) and Legal Intern (2016-17). She pursued her Bachelor of Arts, International Studies at the University of Chicago (2013) and Doctor of Law (J.D.) at New York University School of Law (2018). Roxane is based in New York City, New York, United States.
- Laura Feitelson is currently a Trust and Estates Associate at Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC (since 2020). Prior to this, she held various positions including Tax Associate at Akerman LLP (2018-19), Senior Wealth Plan at West Capital Management (2015-18), Trust and Estates Associate at Hill Wallack LLP (2014-15), Part-time associate at Hickle, Fingles & Prior P.C. (2014), and Legal Extern at Camden County Surrogate's Court (2012). She pursued her Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, and Bachelor of Arts, Political Science with a concentration in Public Law at the University of Delaware (2010), her Juris Doctor at Rutgers University School of Law-Camden (2013), and Master of Laws, Taxation with an Estate Planning Certificate at Temple University-James E. Beasley School of Law (2014). Laura is based in the United States.