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Alternative & Pro Bono Career Exploration

If an alternative legal career is your goal, or you are looking for pro bono opportunities in order to add legal experience to your resume, this webcast provides advice for finding those positions. Editor and Publisher of the ABA Journal, Edward Adams and President & CEO of the Pro Bono Institute...

Exploring Alternative Legal Career Opportunities

I wrote a post in response to David Segal's New York Times article Is Law School a Losing Game? In that post, I urged law schools to branch out and provide students with resources for alternative legal careers . I've received some feedback that there are no jobs in any legal sectors, and even...

Freelancing as an Attorney May Provide both Balance and a Boost to Your Legal Career

Entrepreneurial attorney fills need for both attorneys seeking alternative work setting, and firms seeking a more nimble workforce. It turns out that I am not the only entrepreneurial attorney in the State of Maine, or even in my firm . When I was interviewing last spring and considering a transition...