From the Publisher
Includes valuable insight on:
The struggles and accomplishments of women trailblazers who have paved the way for todays woman lawyer, and what you can learn from them
The various "glass-ceiling" issues you may encounter, and solutions to help you break through Choices you can make to help you find satisfaction in both your career and personal life What resources you can use to effectively combine your legal career with raising a family What issues arise when you decide to take a "time out" from work, and how you can successfully re-enter the workplace And much more!
From the Author
"The pages of this book are filled with stories from so many women who have come to the law with aspirations of contributing to society in meaningful ways. Author Phyllis Horn Epstein has made it her mission to gather these stories and share them with women who are interested in learning how others have fared along their own 'pathways to success. [She has written] the ultimate insiders handbook for young women lawyers and 'lawyers to be,' while offering the rare opportunity for seasoned lawyers to read about their peers, connect, and recognize that they are not alone." From the Foreword by Martha W. Barnett, Past President, American Bar Association