Desiree Moore
Interview with Purpose

When we interview prospective candidates, we tend to interview with the blanket purpose of determining whether or not the candidate is qualified for a job in our office. This is fine. But a successful interview will depend on something more than this...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
LexisNexis® Legal News Podcast for November 8, 2012

A California jury awards $6 million in punitive damages against Kaiser Gypsum, and, the Virginia Supreme Court finds no insurance coverage owed for Chinese drywall claims. Hear these and other stories from LexisNexis® Mealey's™ Publications. Copyright...

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Chelsea Callanan
Create a Game Worth Playing – 6 Steps to Clarify Your Goals for Greater Success

A game with rules, challenges, and results worth playing for will allow you to win! I am asked by law students and lawyers many iterations of questions boiling down to wondering why they are not getting the results they want to, even though they are...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
LexisNexis® Legal News Podcast for November 6, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in an antitrust class certification case, and, a jury awards a woman more than $10 million in a case involving Novartis Pharmaceuticals' Zometa. Hear these and other stories from LexisNexis® Mealey's...

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David Behrend
Sacrifices to Becoming a Partner in a Large Law Firm

I seem to have it made as a 37-year-old lawyer: partner with a "Big Law" firm here in Pennsylvania, nice house in the suburbs with spouse and kids, recognized as a solid producer by senior management. I can probably run the table here until...

Desiree Moore
Why You Should Embrace Change

The professional world changes constantly. And law firms, in particular, are fluid places. Every year, a new class of attorneys is ushered in. New partners are made, senior partners retire, partners and associates alike transition in and out. Instead...