Latest Posts

Dealing with Your Inner Impostor

Editor’s note:  I am delighted to have AMP (Associate Mentoring Plus) coach Rob DeToni joining the writing team here at Attorney With A Life with this insightful first article about handling imposter syndrome.  Something...

How toxic is too toxic?

WARNING! ASSOCIATE BEWARE. I wish some law firms could come with a warning label. Here is an example of what I am implying… John worked at a firm with two partners who controlled every moment of his day. A six-day in the...

Dealing With Toxic Law Partners

Many organizations deal with toxic situations and people. Law firms and partners are no different. One thing that I have noticed in my industry is that there is a tendency to not deal with the toxic situation and avoid it. The...

5 Things. Consider this.

Fixing the bugs in the legal profession. Much of what ails the legal profession can be fixed.  Here are 5 places to start. Leadership training and coaching for partners.  Being smart, senior, or a big earner is not an excuse to...