With the disruption of technology and the competitive legal industry demanding more of its ranks, a lawyer today, more than ever, needs to be a jack of all trades, a technology guru, all while providing business and risk advice.
It was only three years ago that I donned my legal gown for the first time. I knew that being called was only the start of my development as a lawyer and understood that many of the most useful lessons will be learned on the job.
Having benefited from growing up in Canada but raised with Asian culture, I have always been a staunch supporter of diversity and inclusion in social settings and at work.
We are the sum of our experiences, for better or worse. This becomes clearer as you enter the world of employment.
We are the sum of our experiences, for better or worse.
After years of hard work and patience getting through law school and the lawyer qualification process, you have finally made it. You are a lawyer. So, what now?