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Can You Leave Work At Work As A Lawyer?

Andrew Kaplan, Medical Malpractice Defense Lawyer in New York
For many lawyers, work-life balance is an elusive ideal. You’re always going to have something else you can do on your to do list, law firm partner Andy Kaplan says, but it’s also important to leave work at work. Check out this video to...

Women In Law & Alternative Careers: You Can Have It All

Ethics & Compliance Officer Kimberly Strong
Today my guest Kimberly Strong contributes to the debate about whether women – or men – can “have it all.” If you’re feeling overwhelmed by pressures to choose between work, family, and hobbies, you’ll appreciate Kimberly’s pep talk. You can also check out other...

The Secret Of Getting The Work-Life Balance You Want

Legal Journalist Jill Schachner Chanen
Who doesn’t want a flexible work schedule? As a legal journalist, Jill Schachner Chanen has found what so many of us want: work-life balance. It’s great, she says, but there is a catch. Watch Jill’s video to find out what it takes to earn...

Think Long Term When Finding Your Career In Law

Freelance Lawyer Leila Kanani
It might be tempting to simply look for a job out of law school, but Leila Kanani suggests that when you’re trying to find your career, you give some more thought to that classic interview question: Where do you see yourself in 10 years?...

Work-Life Balance: What Are Your Priorities?

Rich Rodriguez of UNO Charter School Network in Chicago
Maybe you really love your job. Or perhaps you feel pressured to work every waking hour. Rich Rodriguez, who rose up the ranks in Chicago’s city government, understands how you feel. In this video on work-life balance, though, he tells his own story of...

How To Become A Freelance Lawyer

Freelance Lawyer Leila Kanani speaks with Marc Luber of JD Careers Out There
If law firm life isn’t for you, consider freelancing. In addition to running her own IP practice, our guest Leila Kanini runs a company that places freelance lawyers with firms that need extra help on a project. Many types of lawyers can work on...
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