Jan 21, 2020
this episode, I speak with Hether
Cahill. Hether is a partner at the Boston law firm Burns &
Levinson where she handles probate litigation. Hether and I
discuss the path to partnership for women and why she likes family
The majority of law school graduates are now women. Despite this...
Jan 9, 2020
For over two decades, I have been reading articles in the popular and legal press about unhappy lawyers. The unpleasant issues and people that lawyers have to deal with, the lack of control over outcomes, the isolation and the long hours all add up to a population of professionals who are questioning their career choice...
Dec 4, 2019
Thirty years ago, legal marketing was in its infancy and the focus in the practice of law was on doing great work for your clients. Provide high quality legal services and more would come (and so would referrals).
In the 1980s, as marketing became more acceptable in the legal profession (both culturally...
Dec 2, 2019
In this episode of Counsel to Counsel, I take a break from the ordinary discussion of legal careers to speak with my father-in-law William Gamson. In our interview, Bill talks about his career, his love of baseball and how he combined the two.
Bill Gamson is a sociologist who is well known for his work involving...
Nov 11, 2019
I’ve been working with lawyers for over two decades to help them hone their networking skills. At the same time, I’m always looking for ways to improve my own effectiveness in business relationship building. And so I was intrigued when a number of lawyers mentioned to me that they had joined a great business...