Employer: Shearman & Sterling
Title and Practice Area: Counsel, Real Estate

What was the most valuable lesson you learned in your first year practicing law? To be confident in your communications with your superiors, opposing counsel and clients. As a junior associate, you might not always know the answer to a question or the next step in a transaction, but exuding confidence and self-assurance helps to make you a valuable member of the team.

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