The changing professions

Saltzman, Amy
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/1/93, Vol. 115 Issue 17, p78
Examines the future that today's young doctors and lawyers face in their professions as job prospects and diminishing professional status wane. Physicians forced into group practices; The public's view of lawyers as hucksters; Lower fees and long hours for doctors; Physicians second-guessed by insurers; Increase in primary care training; Lack of jobs in big law firms; Hot areas for young and midlevel lawyers; Firms disbanding their old billing systems for flat fees.


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