Apr 4, 2019
In this episode, I interview
Dennis, Director of Privacy and Counsel at Pharmaceutical
Product Development in North Carolina. Corey talks about his transition from
an associate focused on litigation to in-house corporate counsel
and how he leveraged his expertise in privacy to make this
I speak to a...
Sep 24, 2018
Launching your legal career at a large law firm has many advantages. Aside from the obvious compensation benefits, large firms provide young associates with access to sophisticated work, more formalized training and a chance to serve large and complex clients. But the path to partnership at a large firm remains long...
Jul 28, 2018
Intergenerational conflict has been and will always be an issue in the workplace. But as legal careers grow longer (many attorneys are working well into their 60’s and even into their 70’s), these issues become more pronounced. Simply put, law firms are now home to multiple generations of attorneys. Similarly,...
Jun 24, 2018
Thirty years ago, lateral partner movement was far less common in the legal profession. But today, it is not unusual to read about partners moving several times during their careers.
There are many factors which are fueling this trend. First and foremost, law is a much more competitive business than it once was. Firms...
Jun 19, 2018
In the last thirty years, the importance of marketing has grown significantly in the practice of law. For most lawyers in private practice, an ability to generate work is now a prerequisite for becoming a partner. At the same time, the tools for building your reputation and cultivating business relationships have...