The legal profession needs a wake-up call, and The New Lawyer resoundingly provides it. Macfarlane persuasively critiques the outmoded habits of the profession and lays a strong foundation for the new settlement-oriented, problem-solving approach to lawyering. - David Hoffman, Chair, Collaborative Law Committee of the American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution
Thought-provoking and wise, The New Lawyer
explores how new legal trends like mediation and consensus-seeking strategies can impact the lawyer-client relationship.