The article discusses the importance of being aware of potential career killers, seeking advice from experienced colleagues, avoiding burnout and procrastination, and considering opportunities outside of one's current organization in order to advance in the in-house counsel field.
Illustratiert durch KI / DALL-E
Illustratiert durch KI / DALL-E
Deputy general counsels are experiencing widespread burnout and lack of advancement in their current positions, causing many to actively search for new employment despite the competitive nature of their roles, according to a new study by Axiom and Wakefield Research.
The article discusses how in-house counsel can deal with uncertainty and challenging times, with veteran in-house lawyer, Sterling Miller, sharing his extensive experience and providing advice for the in-house legal departments to adapt to the changing environments.
The Legal Market is experiencing ups and downs making the industry highly volatile, but recruiters' expert analysis can help lawyers continue to chart out their future career path, and good news is that there are plenty of in-house counsel jobs available.
The article emphasizes the importance for in-house counsel and private practice lawyers to strive for proactive, value-added and nimble participation with their clients, implementing incremental changes to gradually improve legal service delivery and demonstrating alignment with strategic objectives.
Magic Circle law firm Allen & Overy has launched an AI tool named 'Harvey' that can assist lawyers in their legal work, including contract analysis, due diligence, litigation and regulatory compliance, with the objective to increase efficiency and better quality of output.
The article provides tips and examples of how in-house lawyers can improve their personal and professional lives from a group of positive lawyers by learning their health habits and sharing what works with their colleagues to also spread positivity within the workplace.
The article discusses the transition from being a large law firm lawyer to becoming an in-house counsel, emphasizing the differences in skills, dynamics, and perceptions, and providing tips on how to enmesh oneself into the business function and processes of the organization to become an effective in-house lawyer.
The article provides tips for lawyers on how to make the most out of Office 365, highlighting that while Microsoft frequently adds new features, it can be difficult to find them and suggesting that listening to a podcast on the subject can help lawyers save time and be more productive.
A Washington Post analysis of data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics has shown that being a lawyer is the most stressful occupation in the United States, and in-house lawyers can address this by implementing mechanisms to reduce stress, such as focusing on wellness and work-life balance or shifting into different legal roles.
Learning how to handle mistakes properly is an essential skill for young lawyers, as mishandling them can harm your credibility and career, and it's important to catch errors early and respond with integrity to build a brand of credibility and trust.
Legal Cheek is seeking comments to determine which practice areas in the United States have the smartest lawyers and encourages individuals to come together to call out the best and brightest practice areas and those soon to be replaced by robots.
The article highlights the importance of lawyer mental health and well-being, and emphasizes the need for lawyers to prioritize themselves and seek professional help when necessary; the author shares their personal story of struggling with mental health in a public forum to help break the stigma and encourage others to seek help.
The article discusses the importance of contracting skills for in-house counsels, how Contract Nerds help them improve their contract review process and the impact of the contracting process on parties' relationship after the finalization of the documentation.
The article discusses the challenges of being a good in-house lawyer, highlighting the need for practical skills and tools that are not traditionally taught in law school or during law firm training, and the importance of making oneself invaluable to the organization.
The latest law firm rate hikes have caused a shift in leverage from client to firm, creating a new dynamic in law firm pricing structures which can be mitigated by corporations using outside counsel guidelines, rate management mechanisms, and other tools.
The pandemic has led to the proliferation of remote and hybrid legal jobs, creating an opportunity to design better in-house workplace environments that are more aligned with the preferences of modern corporate counsel, and membership in the Association of Corporate Counsel is a bargain for the value it delivers and every in-house counsel should consider not only joining, but getting active in their local chapter.
Legal scholars and scientists have tested Open AI's GPT-3.5 model by having it perform the bar exam, the results of which have been published in their article "GPT Takes the Bar Exam", leading to speculation about how this next generation of artificial intelligence might upend the legal profession.
InhouseBlog.com provides news, insights, and resources for in-house lawyers, legal operations professionals, and others interested in the practice of law within a corporate or organizational context.
Neu bei JuraBlogs
The Volokh Conspiracy
The Volokh Conspiracy is a group blog that covers legal and political issues from a libertarian and conservative perspective. The blog is widely regarded as one of the most influential legal blogs on the internet, and its contributors are often quoted in the media and cited in court decisions. The blog has won numerous awards and has been recognized as one of the top law blogs by publications such as the ABA Journal and the American Lawyer.
The Crime Report
The Crime Report (TCR) is the nation’s only comprehensive news service covering the diverse challenges and issues of 21st century criminal justice in the U.S. and abroad. Staffed by working journalists in New York, Washington and Los Angeles, it is published daily through the year by the Center on Media, Crime and Justice at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York.
Weintraub Tobin is an innovative provider of sophisticated legal services to dynamic businesses and business owners, individuals, emerging companies, and nonprofits. More than 80 attorneys serve U.S. and global clients’ business law and litigation needs.
FindLaw's Legal Blogs bring you the latest legal news and information. Both consumers and legal professionals can find answers, insights, and updates.
In-House Ops delivers information that is key to career development, law department administration, procurement of legal services and in-house legal technology.
Bitte beachten Sie den folgenden Hinweis
Wir verwenden Künstliche Intelligenz, um die Artikel der teilnehmenden Blogs zusammenzufassen.
Bei diesem Artikel sind wir uns unsicher - noch unsicherer, als bei anderen Artikeln ;-) - , ob die Zusammenfassung korrekt ist.
Cookies & Datenschutz
Damit JuraBlogs so funktioniert, wie wir uns das gedacht haben, benutzen wir Cookies. Wir benutzen diese, um die JuraBlogs zu verbessern, um die Nutzung zu analysieren und unser Angebot zu personalisieren.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie in unserer Datenschutzerklärung Bitte treffen Sie Ihre Auswahl.