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Picture of the productA Young Lawyer's Guide to Defense Practice

A Young Lawyer's Guide to Defense Practice - Print

The second edition of A Young Lawyer's Guide to Defense Practice addresses the fundamental practice skills that every young defense lawyer needs to develop, along with practical advice for practice building and career management. The 30 chapters cover everything a junior associate needs to know about a civil defense practice, as offered by leading defense lawyers from all around the country. From evaluating a lawsuit, including privilege concerns, litigation holds, and managing e-discovery, to several chapters devoted to the young lawyer's role at trial and appeal, the authors share advice and experience just as a mentor would. Ethical concerns, effective writing, witness interviews, written discovery, expert witnesses, and motion practice are explored in detail. Being an invaluable associate, navigating the evaluation process, work/life balance, and rainmaking are covered as well. It truly is an all-purpose guide. View Table of Contents

2015-03D



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Picture of the productWomen Rainmakers - Roadmap to Success

Women Rainmakers - Roadmap to Success - CD

A publication by women, for women (and men) attorneys of all ages and levels of experience, which provides sage advice related to tried and true methods for making it rain in the legal profession. Women Rainmakers - Roadmap to Success includes insight from interviews with successful women rainmakers and in-house counsel from all over the country on business development topics geared toward today's changing economic environment in the legal profession. The book includes chapters on developing an action plan tailored to the reader's own interests and practice, handling setbacks, and maintaining a book of business. The women featured in this publication have been on the cutting edge of successful rainmaking, making this publication a must read for the legal profession as a whole, as it allows the reader to tap into tried and true business development techniques and successful rainmaking tips for their own legal careers.

2014-05CD



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