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Finding Bliss at the Bar: How to Be a Happy Lawyer

I. Introduction

I admit that the phrase ''happy lawyer'' seems like an oxymoron and is likely to induce snickers and scoffs, but these words share one another's company more often than you might think. In my seven years of practicing law and five months as a legal recruiter, I am delighted to report that I've met more happy lawyers than wretched ones. What's the secret that these happy lawyers share? If you're not a happy lawyer now, can you become one? Based on my experiences and observations, I have a theory about the first and can provide recommendations for the second.
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