Stephen Seckler is president of Seckler Legal Consulting. He coaches a broad mix of lawyers on marketing and career issues. He has dedicated his own career to helping lawyers with their careers. Steve created Counsel to Counsel in 2005 to provide a forum for lawyers who want to market their services more effectively and who want to increase their overall career satisfaction. He writes frequently on law firm marketing and career issues facing attorneys. Previously, Stephen served as Managing Director of the Boston office of BCG Attorney Search. He is a graduate of Northeastern University School of Law.
Vivia Chen, The Careerist's chief blogger, has been covering the business and culture of law firms for a decade. A former corporate lawyer, Chen is fascinated by those who thrive (as well as those who don't) in the legal profession. Her take: Success in the law (and life) doesn't always travel a linear path. If you have topics you'd like to discuss or information to share, contact her: VChen@alm.com