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Counsel to Counsel is a podcast for attorneys who are looking for insights to help increase their overall career satisfaction.  In each episode, I introduce you to consultants who have been shaping the legal industry and attorneys who have done interesting and sometimes unconventional things with their careers.  My guests will share with you tips on how to achieve greater career and marketing success. Some will talk about the ways they have built fulfilling careers outside of the practice. Through this series, I hope to identify ways that you can find more happiness as a lawyer.  If you'd like to learn more about me, I invite you to visit my website at www.seckler.com.  There you will find links to my blog and to many career and marketing resources.  If you like this show, please review it on iTunes. Your comments are always welcome.  Feel free to reach out to me at legal@seckler.com if you'd like to discuss your own career or marketing concerns.  I'm always happy to speak with lawyers about their careers and I enjoy talking about marketing.

Sep 11, 2019

In this episode, I welcome former U.S. Senator William “Mo” Cowan.  Mo currently serves as President, Global Government Affairs and Policy for General Electric.  Mo talks about his journey from the practice of law to public service and into government affairs.

Law School as a Path to Public Service and...


Sep 8, 2019

For law students who want to do good in the world, there are three conventional paths.  Some law students pursue jobs in the public interest and work for non-profit organizations.  Others find jobs in government agencies where there are many opportunities to serve the public good (in local, state or federal government)....


Jul 12, 2019

In this edition of Counsel to Counsel, I speak with Rhonda Rittenberg of  Northeastern University School of Law about innovative ways to use a law degree.

Rhonda shares some great advice for any lawyer who is looking to apply their legal training in a non-traditional way. 

My Own Path to an Alternative Legal Career...


Jul 8, 2019

When I counsel lawyers on their careers, I always encourage them to get out of their office and network with other professionals.  Sitting at your desk, you can make lists of the things you like about your current position and the things you would like to change.  You can do an inventory of the skills you have and think...


Jun 4, 2019

Deb ScaringiGenerating legal business requires a healthy mix of sales and marketing.  For many attorneys, marketing is the easy part.  If you publish articles, give presentations, send out client alerts, post on social media, and participate in bar association committees, your reputation will grow.

Building your reputation and...