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When Big Firm Lawyers Cry

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Female big firm lawyers must withstand many tests of emotional constitution in order to earn enough respect to be accepted as one of the guys. Many are clueless and think that dressing like a man is the answer. Others have the gift of callousness and are able to set effective boundaries. Me?  I’m still perfecting my approach, but I may have just set myself back …

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Interview with Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin

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If there’s a legal issue of national significance—relating to the U.S. Supreme Court, in particular—there’s a good chance Jeffrey Toobin is on the scene. Whether it be via feature article for The New Yorker or a bit of television analysis for CNN, Toobin is hardly just another talking head. Unlike many TV legal analysts, Toobin spent several years practicing law …

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