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Ten Things Every New Lawyer Should Know (Part 2)

ThinkstockPhotos-78291349The following is a guest blog post by Anabella Q. Bonfa, a litigator with Wellman & Warren LLP, and Diane Rifkin, attorney recruiter and CEO at Rifkin Consulting.

Continuing from the most recent CEBblog™ post, here are five more things new lawyers need to know.

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New Lawyers Practice of Law

Ten Things Every New Lawyer Should Know (Part 1)

ThinkstockPhotos-78291349The following is a guest blog post by Anabella Q. Bonfa, a litigator with Wellman & Warren LLP, and Diane Rifkin, attorney recruiter and CEO at Rifkin Consulting.

When law firm partners meet to discuss business, the subject often turns to common mistakes made by new attorneys. Here are ten typical mistakes to avoid when you’re trying to get your legal career off to a great start.

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The Bare Basics of Networking Events

networkingThe following is a guest blog post by Elizabeth G. Blust, a solo practitioner in San Diego. Her practice focuses mainly on estate planning and probate. Law is her second career following over ten years in real estate development.

So you want to attend that networking event at the local bar association but you’ve never done this before? Not to worry. Here are five tips to help you survive that first trek into networking.