Staying at Home, Staying in the Law: A Guide to Remaining Active in the Legal Profession While Pursuing Your Dreams

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American Bar Association, 2008 - Business & Economics - 225 pages
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Does leaving the firm mean that you have to leave the profession? Not according to Julie Tower-Pierce who offers advice on everything from devising your transition plan and redefining your success, to staying active and making money from home. Alternative full-time and part-time careers are discussed, including freelance writing, pro-bono opportunities, telework, and compressed workweek options. Includes a helpful list of resources on the subject.

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Review: Staying at Home, Staying in the Law: A Guide to Remaining Active in the Legal Profession While Pursuing Your Dreams

User Review  - Linsey Krolik - Goodreads

This is a great read for any woman lawyer who has a family or is planning to have a family. Yes, options exist. And Julie Tower-Pierce does a great job of laying it all out there. Read full review

Review: Staying at Home, Staying in the Law: A Guide to Remaining Active in the Legal Profession While Pursuing Your Dreams

User Review  - Goodreads

This is a great read for any woman lawyer who has a family or is planning to have a family. Yes, options exist. And Julie Tower-Pierce does a great job of laying it all out there. Read full review

Contents

Following Your Dreams Doesnt Have to Mean
1
Traditional Track
95
Transitioning Back Into the Law
151
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

Ms. Tower-Pierce holds a Juris Doctor and Master's Degree, both awarded Cum Laude from Vermont Law School. She is admitted to practice in Vermont and the District of Columbia. Ms. Tower-Pierce's background includes work in the areas of business law, regulatory compliance, criminal defense, and privacy law, as well as experience teaching Cybercrime and Cyberlaw as an Adjunct Professor at Norwich University. Ms. Tower-Pierce currently spends her time freelance writing and chasing after her three young children.

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