As a well-known lawyer and (former) law professor, Alan Dershowitz gives a lot of advice to young lawyers. At one point, he wrote it all down in Letters to a Young Lawyer. The book has been around for a while, but it is still full of good advice for young lawyers — and so is Dershowitz.
When I asked Dershowitz what he would change about Letters to a Young Lawyer if he were writing it today, he pointed out that because law has become much more of a business, he would want to add a chapter on conflicts and billing practices, which are more relevant than they were.
The Lawyerist Podcast is a weekly show about lawyering and law practice hosted by Sam Glover and Aaron Street.
Stephanie Everett and Laura Briggs discuss how to effectively hire and onboard new associates in your small law firm.
Tom Cheesewright breaks down the changes happening in technology that will impact businesses and what that means for the legal industry.
Stephanie Everett guides Lab members through a discussion around some of the most pressing concerns small firms are facing today.
Emily Nagoski gives her tips on how to handle stress and burnouts in your personal and professional life.
ABA President Patricia Refo breaks down some pressing questions and issues happening this year and for the future for the legal industry.
Pat Lencioni discusses how it feels to be a leader.