Learn about the importance of creating self-determination in private practice.
Traditions are breaking down, but attitudes about the "proper role" of women need to change.
Particularly those between millennial and baby-boomer female attorneys.
By Ariadne Montare
Mapping out the "who, what, where, when, why, and how" creates an invaluable resource for case management.
By Selena E. Molina
When properly conducted, they provide a solid defense against attacks on document collection.
By Ellen M. Murphy
Preparing your legal team and witness for surprises is critical.
Read what two women litigators think you should anticipate for.
We're glad you connected with the "Sharing Our Success" initiative, which began at the ABA's first "Women of the Section of Litigation (WOTSOL)" Conference in Chicago last November.
Having a successful career is often achieved with the help of others. Listen as LaKeisha Randall discusses that while mentors are useful, having a sponsor is your best option for advancing your career. (8:22 min)
Listen as Anne Marie Seibel outlines various types of difficult witnesses that you may encounter, followed by specific advice for how to best deal with each of them by assessing their personality types.
Being successful at work can come at the expense of other parts of your life. Litigators and mothers Sabrina Beavens and Paula Hinton discuss how "managing" is the best goal for success. (9:17 min)
A discussion on specific strategies and solutions for addressing and eliminating long-standing pay disparity in compensation between male and female attorneys practicing in law firms. (47:57)
In today's world, the lawyers who succeed will be the lawyers who use technology to be better, faster, smarter and more agile. (1:01:46)
Emotional Health Networking Lunch, Tuesday, February 9, 2016 (12:00 p.m. EDT/9:00 a.m. PT).
Read the updated message from our new cochairs Sabrina Beavens, Erica Calderas, Beatty O'Donnell, and Heather White.
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