Happy Lawyers Get the Best Law Jobs

March 26, 2018

What makes a happy lawyer? Do they even exist? (Yes…they do). Does the job make the lawyer, or does the lawyer make the job? Are certain types of practices like immigration law or working in a family law court more conducive to producing happy lawyers? Are unhappy lawyers more likely to be found in corporate…

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Developing Emotional Agility to Thrive in Any Legal Job

March 26, 2018

Why do most attorneys who are already employed with legal jobs looking for other law firm jobs? There are many answers, but I have found that the most common issue that the many reasons boil down to is this: the attorney feels unseen, unheard, and unvalued in their current workplace.  All of us need to…

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Lawyer + [Something Else] = Best Law Job

March 15, 2018

What are the best law jobs? Is it in immigration, or real estate? Is it in corporate law? If you ask lawyers about their jobs, you will find that the most fulfilled lawyers are “lawyers + [something else].” These are lawyers that do not mind reviewing and drafting legal work, but also enjoy other things…

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The Key to Successful Law Firm Hiring is Your Reputation

March 15, 2018

In the 80’s, Joan Jett made a famous song about not caring about a “bad reputation.” It was a fun song that helped springboard her career—but what worked for her music career is not something that works well in a lawyer’s career. A lawyer’s reputation is what he or she takes to the bank. It…

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Millennials and Digital Communities Reshaping the Legal Profession in 2018

February 26, 2018
Millennials and Digital Communities Reshaping the Legal Profession in 2018 | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

What’s Reshaping the Legal Profession in 2018? Granted, we are only two months into the new year. While there aren’t specific shakeups that haven’t already been identified in 2017, this year will be marked by two key shifts: 1) Millennial Attorneys, 2) Digital Communities Millennials (aka, individuals born between roughly 1980 and 2000) are literally…

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Want to Love Your Legal Career? Learn to Love the Practice and Process

January 24, 2018
Want to Love Your Legal Career? Learn to Love the Practice and Process | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

Although many aspire to climb the law firm ladder, few actually end up pursuing it. Even for those who opt out of the partnership track and go in-house or hang their own shingle take some time to define what “success” in their career looks like. After meeting many successful attorneys from a variety of practice…

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The Secret to a Successful Legal Career? Be a Profit Generating Attorney

January 24, 2018
The Secret to a Successful Legal Career? Be a Profit Generating Attorney | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

For those of you who began your careers as a law firm associate, think about your answer to the following questions: How long did it take before you felt like a reasonably competent lawyer? How long did it take for you to feel like you were a profitable lawyer? How long did it take for…

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Sniff Out New Opportunities to Advance Your Legal Career During the Year of the Dog!

January 24, 2018
Sniff Out New Opportunities to Advance Your Legal Career During the Year of the Dog! | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

To all of our friends and supporters who celebrate the Lunar New Year: Happy Year of the Dog! The 2018 Lunar New Year is celebrated on February 16th. This year marks the year of the Earth Dog. Those born under this sign are supposed to have distinctly independent, sincere, and loyal characteristics. The year of…

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Furthering Your Attorney’s Law Careers: Building A Culture of Rainmakers (Pt. I)

January 23, 2018
Furthering Your Attorney’s Law Careers: Building a Culture of Rainmakers (Pt. II) | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

Successful law practices need rainmakers to bring in new business. Although being a law firm rainmaker is considered one of the best law jobs, the ability to generate new business or addi-tional cash flow is not something that is tested on the bar exam (nor do firms explicit recruit law firm positions entitled “rainmakers”). So…

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Concrete Steps to Prepare for an Interview and Land Your Dream Law Job

January 23, 2018
Concrete Steps to Prepare for an Interview and Land Your Dream Law Job | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

Landing the right legal job—whether you are a seasoned attorney or a law student—takes planning and preparation. The legal recruitment process varies by law firm, company, and hiring needs. Once you get through the application process and are notified that you will be interviewing, you already have a lot going in your favor: they want…

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