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Mark Herrmann

Mark Herrmann spent 17 years as a partner at a leading international law firm and is now responsible for...

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Ashley Alfirevic

I’m always ready to take on new and exciting challenges with a dedicated work ethic and a smile. My...

Episode Notes

Who’s afraid of the big bad partner? For new law graduates and associates going into the world of BigLaw, the stakes have never been higher and neither have the expectations. As an attorney with Jones Day for over 20 years, Mark Herrmann is willing to tell you everything you wish that stoic senior lawyer would say. His book—The Curmudgeon’s Guide to Practicing Law, Second Edition­—explains how to succeed with a little bit of snark and a whole lot of laughs. In this episode of the Modern Law Library, ABA Publishing’s Ashley Alfirevic speaks to Herrmann about what they didn’t tell you in law school, how to work with your assistant and what’s changed in this new edition.

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Published: June 5, 2019
Podcast: ABA Journal: Modern Law Library
Category: Law School , Legal News
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