Legal Career Development

young lawyer training

Stagnating? Three Tips on Getting the Training You Want as a Young Lawyer

Meyling Ly Ortiz | Fortunately, there’s more than one way for young lawyers to find the training they need to grow.

Meyling "Mey" Ly Ortiz - January 12, 2023
bar exam

Can You Relocate Without Taking a New Bar Exam?

Relocating once you are a licensed attorney brings special headaches. Megan Zavieh explains ways you may be able to remain a practicing lawyer in a new state — without taking another bar exam.

Megan Zavieh - January 12, 2023
economic downturns

Weather Tough Economic Times Using Some Lessons from History

Law firms, lawyers and other professionals can learn from past economic downturns. There are many useful and inspirational lessons to learn about how law firms and other organizations have successfully weathered prior economic storms, then ...

Julie Savarino - January 10, 2023
law firm succession plan

Removing Succession Planning Obstacles

Roy Ginsburg | If you want your best clients to stay when your baby boomer lawyers leave, succession planning is the most effective insurance policy.

Roy S. Ginsburg - December 7, 2022
learning mindset

New Law Firm Job? Overcome Performance Anxiety With a Learning Mindset

You’ve accepted the position and are excited about joining your new law firm. But will you be able to live up to expectations?

Keith Rollag - November 20, 2022
accepting your mistakes

How to Handle a Mistake as a Young Lawyer

Meyling Ly Ortiz | Almost everything is fixable if you catch it early enough.

Meyling "Mey" Ly Ortiz - November 16, 2022
lawyer client development

Get Serious About Business Development and Start Taking Action (Even If It’s Imperfect)

Jay Harrington | A growth mindset, manifested through daily business development activity, is the lead domino for achieving your long-term career goals.

Jay Harrington - November 14, 2022
first-year associate

17 Things I Wish I Knew as a First-Year Associate

Jay Harrington | When you are a first-year associate, the way is fraught with booby-traps. Here are 17 tips to help you become an excellent attorney.

Jay Harrington - November 12, 2022
college graduation gifts

Attorney at Work’s Gift Guide for Law School Graduates

Attorney at Work editors have you covered with some great law school graduation gift ideas to celebrate soon-to-be lawyers.

The Editors - November 9, 2022
retirement planning

Prepare Yourself for a Happy Retirement

Thinking about your retirement? If you are in your 60s or older, you should be. Even if you are in your 50s, it’s a good idea. In fact, whether it's far in the future or just around the corner, there are many reasons to start thinking about ...

Ida O. Abbott - October 30, 2022
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