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Getting to GC

GETTING TO THE GENERAL COUNSEL CHAIR

Whether you move from a law firm directly into the position or climb the ladder as an in-house attorney, the path to becoming general counsel can be difficult to parse out. Here are some tips on the legal skills and...

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Embracing Lateral Talent for Law Firms

While law firm hiring has not—and probably will not—reached what it used to be pre-recession, it has certainly started to bounce back. A key trend of post-recession law firm hiring is the increased activity in lateral hiring. In fact, one...

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Tips to Develop Your Legal Career

Whether you’re happily employed and ready to climb the ladder, or just hanging in there while you’re looking for something better, it is important for you to remember that to grow as an attorney, you must advocate for yourself and...

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The Legal Employer Checklist to Retain Top Legal Talent

I’ve had the opportunity to converse with many legal employers about what they want to accomplish and who they need to hire to to do it. Legal employers spend a lot of time thinking and talking about talent. Talent departures...

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Succeeding in Your Legal Career While Waiting for Bar Exam Results

Are you a lawyer yet? This is a weird question for most entry level “lawyers” to answer at this time. Yes, you finished law school and took the bar (or maybe you are a lawyer in another state but since...

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Building a Strong Portable Book of Business

For most attorneys, having a strong portable book of clients and referrals is a critical part of your legal career. Not only does a portable book of business bring in more clients, but it also helps you to communicate directly...

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Building Up Job Security

You finally landed your dream job at a good law firm. Regardless of whether you used a legal recruiter or did it yourself, getting into this position was only half the battle of a career. Once you are in the law firm,...

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From DC Lawyer to World Traveller | The RMN Agency, Atlanta Legal Recruiters, Atlanta Georgia

From DC Lawyer to World Traveller

Standing on Pennsylvania Avenue down the street from the White House, Gina Dowd decided to take a big leap with her career as a lawyer. She decided to quit her job as a financial attorney to travel the world.  ...

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Stealth Lawyer: Kelly Newsome, Yoga Instructor

Kelly transitions from a practicing attorney to a yoga instructor to improve her quality of life.  She now enjoys helping other hard working women achieve peace and balance in their own lives.  I wanted to share Kelly's inspiring story on...

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