Editor’s note: This is the fifth article in a series providing interview tips and techniques for attorneys. Links to previous articles in the series follow this article.

Like the dating scene, the job interview process may start with a rendezvous for coffee at a local cafe. Although the meeting is held in an informal setting, don’t forget that the rules of interviewing apply. You still must prepare, dress appropriately and sell yourself. Presenting your case in a public place presents some challenges, however.