American Bar Association
Career and Practice Development Committee

ABA Section of Business Law

Career and Practice Development Committee

Mission Statement

The mission of the Career and Practice Development Committee is to be committed to providing a full complement of resources to our members to empower them to further develop their careers and practices.

Committee Facts

  • The Committee provides a global focus on the careers of our members, including all types of practice settings.
  • We work with members as they begin their careers as law students and young lawyers.
  • We work with members as they change career paths or embark on new practice areas.
  • We provide members with tools they need for rainmaking, practice development and management.
  • We also focus on non-traditional career options, job searching, and financial planning.

Areas of Expertise

  • Progressive Practice Management
  • Mentoring Law Students and Young Lawyers
  • Networking and Marketing
  • Career Transitions
  • Social Media in Practice Development

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Chair:  Charles Reiger Gallagher III

Vice-Chair:  Lynn A Howell

Committee Roster (170 total members)


2012 Holiday Networking Podcast
2011 Holiday Networking Podcast


2013 Annual Meeting
2013 Spring Meeting
2012 Annual Meeting
2012 Spring Meeting

Modified by Graham Hunt on February 14, 2014

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