The industry is changing. And that means lawyers' views of their career paths need to change as well. Several industry consultants remain optimistic about the options available to lawyers who may choose a different path, as long as they maintain an entrepreneurial spirit. "The whole industry is in turmoil, so each lawyer ... has to look inside and say: 'Who am I and what do I want to do when I grow up?'" said consultant Raymond Bayley. And that might mean a career alternative or a career transition, according to consultant David E. Behrend.
Veering Off Law Firm Career Path May Be the Way to Go for Some
The Legal Intelligencer
June 24, 2009