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“The more efficient I am, the more time I save for my life and my family and the public service I want to do.”—Shemia Fagan

During this week’s podcast, Sam talks with Shemia Fagan about how she juggles being a litigator, legislator, legal hacker, podcaster, and more.

Shemia Fagan is the managing partner at the Portland, Oregon branch of HKM Employment Attorneys. She focuses her legal practice on employment challenges working parents face. Ms. Fagan is also a state legislator serving her second term in the Oregon House of Representatives.

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Published: September 6, 2016
Podcast: Lawyerist Podcast
Category: Best Legal Practices , Practice Management
Lawyerist Podcast
Lawyerist Podcast

The Lawyerist Podcast is a weekly show about lawyering and law practice hosted by Sam Glover and Aaron Street.

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