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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Three Tips for Owning Your Career as a Young Lawyer

Meyling Ly Ortiz | Hoping “someone” will teach you how to be successful lawyer, without doing more, is not an effective strategy.

Meyling "Mey" Ly Ortiz - October 28, 2022
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Tips for the Well-Dressed (Male) Lawyer

Every new parent knows there are far more clothing options for baby girls than for baby boys. While selections have improved, it can still be a struggle to find outfits for the little gents that aren’t emblazoned with footballs or baseballs, or ...

Ryan Sullivan - October 22, 2022
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How Does a Lawyer Find a Sponsor? 

Every lawyer can use a hand up, especially when it comes to navigating the unwritten rules of making partner or stepping into a leadership role.

Ida O. Abbott - October 2, 2022
lawyer burnout

Why Are You at the Office Until 10 p.m.?

Jay Harrington | As a young lawyer, my nocturnal schedule was a choice — a result of my failure to make choices that could have helped me avoid exhaustion and burnout.

Jay Harrington - September 29, 2022
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This Is How You Build a Book of Business

Even if you are a brand-new associate, Jay Harrington says it's never too early to think about business development. Here are four principles to keep in mind as you get started.

Jay Harrington - September 29, 2022
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