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Is a Balanced Life In Biglaw Possible?  What Does “Work-Life Balance” Mean, Anyway?   Ahhh, the controversial pursuit of “work-life balance.”  What was once a popular wellness buzzword has become, for many, a glaring symbol of just how out of balance our lives have become.  What does “work-life” balance mean, anyway? In an ideal world, […]

PHASE 1 of The Unbillable Life: Just Publish Your Posts, Already! When I decided to start this blog, I wasn’t really sure where I was going to take it. This uncertainty caused me to write a bunch of draft blog posts, but delay ever actually launching the blog and posting the pieces. I finally bit […]

First Off, Are We Entitled to Have Jobs That We Love? This is such a tough question. Before I give my thoughts on it, let’s start with a couple of assumptions I have about the readers of this blog. Given the fact that most of the people who are reading this post live in the […]

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Summer Associate Season in Biglaw Is Upon Us   Summer is around the corner, which means summer associates are about to descend on Biglaw firms across the country.  Decked out in new suits (and occasionally even sporting pantyhose, despite nobody else wearing them anymore – or was that just me?), attorneys can spot eager summer […]

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