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Confessions of a Legal Recruiter: Don’t Go Around Me

Confessions of a Legal Recruiter: Don’t Go Around Me

Okay you’re putting yourself back on the market and you’re considering working with a legal recruiter. You need to work with a top legal recruiter who has an excellent reputation and a track record of placing candidates with firms that last.  Getting the most out of the relationship. “It’s truly about doing what’ right....

Billable Hours are Your Best Friend When Negotiating A New Deal

Billable Hours are Your Best Friend When Negotiating A New Deal

There is nothing so central to a lawyer’s daily life, as the billable hour. This metric wasn’t created for big brother looking over you. Use the billable hour as a powerful tool, remember billing is not the enemy. It’s your salvation. Billable hours helps improve your time management skills. Focusing on what you are...

Workplace Diversity In Law: Where are we headed?

Workplace Diversity In Law: Where are we headed?

Diversity in adversity. Americans with disabilities represents about 20% of the population. As we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, much has changed. People with disabilities are by law, no longer denied access to jobs, schools or transportation. The COVID crisis has put millions of people out of work. We’re...

Five Signs Your Firm Will Pass You Over For Partner

Five-Signs-Your-Law-Firm-Will-Pass-You-Over-For-Partner

Don’t get passed over on the road to partnership. A partnership at a law firm can seem daunting. Several requisites must be met before one can even be considered, including your billable hours, proper mentorship and the ability to bring in new business. You want to make sure you’re properly qualified so your firm...

New Law: Firms Offer Attractive Compensation for Going Virtual

New Law: Firms Offer Attractive Compensation for Going Virtual

During this pandemic the legal industry has pivoted to working remotely, embracing and investing in technology to Zoom with clients and co-workers. Most agree that remote and flexible work arrangements will continue for lawyers for years to come. Virtual law firms have been around from years, but now there are many lawyers who have...

Come Out of the COVID-19 Crisis with New Opportunities

Come Out of the COVID-19 Crisis with New Opportunities

Our lives have been turned inside out by this deadly coronavirus. Losing your head in a crisis is a good way to become the crisis. Don’t let COVID-19 derail your career goals. There’s always an opportunity with crisis. “It’s crazy out there right now and the near future looks pretty scary. Let’s take this...

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