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How to be a Good Litigation Partner

This year, my topic for the CLEBC full-day conference was “How to Be a Good Litigation Junior”. As I prepared for my presentation, I couldn’t help but think about what I might say if I was invited to a similar...

Time to Lighten Up

“Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things.”  Kenneth Branagh Seeing this quote comes at a great time for me.  With everything going on in the world and the changes in my...

Take a Moment for Yourself

Editor’s note:  I am delighted to have AMP (Associate Mentoring Plus) coach Janiene Chand joining the writing team here at Attorney With A Life with this insightful first article about your own self-care.  Something most of us...

Lunch Is Not for Wimps

“Lunch is for wimps.”  You might recognize this line spoken by Gordon Gekko in the movie Wall Street.  Do you feel the same?   How many days out of the year do you skip lunch or just eat at your desk while working?  Although I...