It's a bleak time for many attorneys, as business in some practice areas remains sluggish and firms continue to cut staff. What options do out-of-work lawyers have? The good news is that for those who feel lost professionally, like they're being forced to start from scratch, there are programs out there for lawyers to turn to for help. For instance, in Pennsylvania, the state and local bar associations, as well as some law schools, are stepping up to assist lawyers who are looking for work in this recession.
Lawyers Reach Out to Aid Colleagues in Need
The Legal Intelligencer
June 17, 2009