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Julie Q. Brush, Solutus Legal Search .

Overcoming Credential Bias from Legal Recruiters

By Julie Brush |

In today's legal profession, academic credentials have diminished as a sole marker to determine a candidate's viability—but they still play a major role.

Julie Q. Brush, Solutus Legal Search .

How to Sell Yourself and Not Feel Like a Used Car Salesman

By Julie Brush |

The mere thought of it makes lawyers cringe. But the ability to "sell" oneself effectively is paramount to success for lawyers at all levels of the profession.

Left to right: Randy Evans and Shari Klevens, Dentons US partners

Advice for Advising Clients Across Borders

By Randy Evans and Shari Klevens |

A national or international practice raises some potential hazards, including the unauthorized practice of law and legal malpractice exposure under the laws of multiple states. These risks can be reduced or even wholly minimized with a few simple steps.

Julie Q. Brush, Solutus Legal Search .

I'm in a Career Rut. What Should I Do?

By Julie Brush |

it's critical to understand that in order to break your fear and paralysis­—and get out of your rut— the first major step will require a plan to gain self awareness of the professional you: your good and bad, likes and dislikes, wants and needs, musts and must nots.

Left to right: Randy Evans and Shari Klevens, Dentons US partners

The Ethics of Alternative Fee Arrangements

By Randy Evans and Shari Klevens |

As the legal industry continues to adapt post-Great Recession, alternative fee arrangements are becoming more prevalent.

Left to right: Randy Evans and Shari Klevens, Dentons partners

Make Sure Your Emails Don't Turn Into Evidence

By Randy Evans and Shari Klevens |

If your firm gets sued for legal malpractice, your internal communications might not be protected.

Julie Q. Brush, Solutus Legal Search .

What Should I Do About My Nightmare Boss?

By Julie Brush |

Advice from the Lawyer Whisperer.

Julie Q. Brush, Solutus Legal Search .

I Got Passed Over for a Promotion. Should I Leave?

By Julie Brush |

Advice from the Lawyer Whisperer.

Julie Q. Brush

Should I Take a Seniority Hit?

By Julie Brush |

Advice from the Lawyer Whisperer.

Myron Moskovitz, Moskovitz Appellate Team

Pet Peeves of an Appellate Lawyer

By Myron Moskovitz |

Don't let sloppy language make your appellate briefs unappealing, writes Myron Moskovitz.

Five Steps for Telling the Story of Your Complex Case

By David Dolkas |

When presenting your case to a judge or jury, it pays to think like a screenwriter, says David Dolkas.

Anna-Rose Mathieson, California Appellate Law Group

Getting the Appellate Record Right

By Anna-Rose Mathieson |

If it's not in the record, it didn't happen.