Fostering Associate Development

Werner, Wendy L.
July 2012
Law Practice: The Business of Practicing Law;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p64
The article offers suggestions to law firms on the training process for new lawyers. It discusses the practice of using hourly billing by lawyers to get paid, and how the concept of billing is passed on to new attorneys. It mentions the specific ways used by firms to train new lawyers, such as hiring laterals and letting someone else undergo training expenses, and suggests attorneys in the process of interviewing at a law firm on how assess a prospective employer.


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