Work is the life blood of an attorney’s existence. Without work, a law firm could easily find grounds to terminate a lawyer who is costing the firm money, yet has nothing to produce. Not havi... READ MORE >
Harrison Barnes, Managing Director
You can dress well, you can look presentable, speak well, even smell well. But in all honesty, when interviewing with a law firm there are only three issues through which they evaluate new applic... READ MORE >
Summary: Are major law firms really as diverse as they claim to be? Find out why they have a hard time embracing diversity in this article. READ MORE >
Summary: Why do some attorneys succeed in large, prestigious law firms and others fail? The reason generally does not have to do with how smart a given attorney is or where the attorney went to law school. The real answer has to do with whether or not the attorney follows one simple rule having to do with how much of a positive influence the attorney is within the law firm environment. READ MORE >
Summary: Are you in the right kind of law firm? Learn how the type of law firm you are in can make or break your legal career. READ MORE >
Article type: Law, Society & Culture
Summary: Why is it that so many attorneys feel helpless and unfulfilled?
Lately I have heard many attorneys ask "What's the point?" This generally comes up in connection with depressing conversations and leads to uncomfortable silences and existential questions. I often feel forced to agree with such sentiments and find myself commiserating with responses like "That's awful!" and "That sucks" and "I know how you feel!"