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An attorney’s life is one of competing priorities, and learning to balance them is just as important as any skill or legal doctrine learned in law school.
The president of the American Bar Association offers guidance on mentoring and ABA mentoring resources.
How do you encourage someone to fulfill her dream of becoming a lawyer while making sure she understands the reality of practicing law?
Take ownership of your career.
Being a mentor may be more helpful to you than to your mentee.
As members of Generation Z join the ranks of legal professionals, how will mentoring techniques change and how will they stay the same?
Tips to help you minimize the potential of falling prey to a cyber attack.
Preparation greatly reduces the risk that a business will fall prey to hackers.
It can help minimize the damage from these often catastrophic attacks.
Focus on these pointers for your next courtroom appearance and you will be ready to give your best performance.
The goal-in-a-week setup helps ensure that the new lawyer is likely to do it all and do it well.
Use the skills and knowledge you have cultivated as a licensed attorney to help you prepare for your second bar exam.
You must avoid giving away your services but also guard against the possibility of unethically padding the bill.
Once again, social media and ethics make for an interesting combination.
Not much room for error with this hypothetical. To make matters worse, it's a predicament many of us will face sometime in our professional lives.
A masterful lesson in the art of civility.
Don't worry! It's a good thing!
We can learn a great deal by keeping in mind the profiles of our future clients.
Four practitioners discuss what will the practice of law might look like after the latest shakeup settles down.
Quick and simple advice to help you understand them and efficiently get rid of them.
It's one of the most personal and expensive decisions you'll ever make.
Don't wait for a financial crisis to get your estate ducks in a row.
See the ball, hit the ball, and run like lightning.
Hint: it's not all dry martinis, Cuban cigars, fancy cars, and movie premiers.
Being a lawyer in a rapidly developing digital media sector means creating new legal precedents.