• While I usually sit in the interviewer seat during podcasts, I was very pleased to be a guest on Steve Fretzin’s podcast, Be That Lawyer.  Steve and I discus: *The importance of relationship building in [...]

  • The legal job market was strong until the start of 2020.  And then came COVID.  If you are currently a junior associate at a law firm, chances are that your first job search was more [...]

  • How do you move to a new city and build a law practice?  Do what Dave Dykeman has done over the last 20 years.  Dave is Co-Managing Partner of the Boston Office of Greenberg Traurig [...]

  • All professional athletes eventually face the same challenge: when to retire and what to do after retirement. For the most part, an athlete’s career is limited in time because of the physical demands of job. [...]

  • Just before the COVID crisis really heated up, I interviewed Lauren Resnick, who is the Chief Practice Partner for the national law firm BakerHostetler.  Lauren is someone who not only broke through the glass ceiling [...]

  • The reality of COVID-19 is hitting all of us hard. Our lives and careers are being significantly disrupted.  At a time when we most want to come together, we are being told to socially distance. [...]

  • My tips for managing your career during the COVID-19 crisis.  A special edition of the Counsel to Counsel Podcast. Click here or listen wherever you get your podcasts.  If you are feeling isolated or if [...]

  • Women have made significant gains in the legal profession. But even in 2020, women are woefully underrepresented in the partnership ranks of major law firms.  In the coming months, I will be interviewing women who [...]

  • Published On: January 12, 2020By Categories: attorney career satisfaction, career success

    My latest interview on the Counsel to Counsel Podcast.  Larry Stybel of Stybel Peabody shares 40 years of wisdom on how lawyers can increase their career satisfaction. Available here or wherever you get your podcasts. [...]

  • If this is the year that you plan to make a significant career change, then figure out the bridge you need to take to get you where you want to go.  Employers generally hire candidates [...]