Jolene Blackbourn - Legal Learning Center Founder and Lawyer

Jolene Blackbourn - Legal Learning Center Founder and Lawyer

Jolene Blackbourn, a Southwestern Law School graduate, explains why she became an author and why she talks to high school students about law school.


ADVERTISER: This episode is sponsored by the Law Office of Vernon P. Thomas.

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Show notes

Jolene Blackbourn ignored moot court, law review, and on-campus interviews; everything she could to avoid litigation. After a professor explained that Jolene had a knack for litigation work, Jolene Blackbourn found that she enjoyed the research and preparation needed for trial. Eventually being known as the “Trial Queen,” Jolene excelled when she worked in-house on corporate defense matters. Now, Jolene Blackbourn runs The Legal Learning Center, where she helps students graduate in less time and with less debt.


Listen to learn:


  • How to find your debt to income ratio before attending law school
  • The importance of examining careers before committing to law school
  • How to use a podcast to become an author


We also discuss:


  • How corporate defense lawyers help small business owners 
  • Best career choices if you have a JD and enjoy mentoring
  • Why you should research the salaries of lawyers in different roles


Jolene Blackbourn is licensed to practice law in California. Learn more about Jolene Blackbourn:  


Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/legallearningcenter/


LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jolene-blackbourn-esq/


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