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Mistakes to Avoid in Seeking a Mentor

It's tough to go it alone. Navigating the business and legal world as a young lawyer can be difficult. There's a reason firms have an established associate -> junior partner -> partner system. Having a system in place that helps develop and foster growth in new attorneys under the guidance...

Why You Need a Sponsor More than a Mentor

What support do young lawyers need to succeed? Conventional wisdom says you're good to go if you find a couple of experienced mentors and do what they tell you to do. The modern viewpoint, however, is a bit different. Now just having good mentors isn't enough - you need to find a sponsor....