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Is Lifestyle the New Black? A Recruiter Talks About the Concept of the Lifestyle Firm, and What It Means for the Next Wave of Associate Hirings

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As Firms Begin to Renew Hiring Initiatives, a New Vernacular Must Take Hold

For those lawyers who have practiced through both the heady hiring frenzy of the late 1990's, and the resulting (and inevitable?) chill on hiring in the early 2000?s, lifestyle firms seem to have gone the way of the Dodo bird. Although it is almost certainly true that law firm culture has changed, first in favor of associate life, then to its detriment, lawyers in law firms must learn to better articulate the dynamics of law firm life.
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