Dorothy W. Nelson
Mark Herrmann, our in-house columnist, is not a mentor. Never has been. Never will be. Doesn’t care to be. He’s a lawyer. He’s a co-worker. In some cases, he may be a friend. But he’s not a mentor; he has no time for that crap….
Ed. note: This is the latest installment of Inside Straight, Above the Law’s column for in-house counsel, written by Mark Herrmann. Here are two stories, from nearly thirty years apart. They’re bookends on the subject of why standard of review counts. Travel back with me, if you will, to the summer of 1983. I’m ten […]
Some lawyers are best-served beavering away in the firm where they have worked since law school. For most legal careers, though, there come inflection points where a change of job can open a whole new world of opportunity. Recognizing whether your career has reached such an inflection point, and then knowing whom to trust to help […]