Do you believe in irony? Well, I have been working as an attorney for a few months now and I really like my work. I am lucky to have such a great job. The sad part is, though, I am lucky to have any job at all.
The legal market is much tougher out there than law students expect. My conclusion is that career services aren't just useless, they're largely pointless because there simply aren't enough jobs out there for all law school graduates.
Here are your options as an upcoming law grad:
1) Big firm: You already know how these work. Either go to a great school or graduate at the top of your class. Otherwise, they're not an option.