Best Friends at the Bar: What Women Need to Know About a Career in the Law has just been added to the library’s "new book shelf."
The book examines the unique challenges faced by women in the law and provides concrete, practical advice to law students, new lawyers, and those thinking of entering the legal profession. More than 60 contributors, including lawyers, judges, law school career counselors, and managing partners of national and international law firms, provide vignettes about specific life experiences, both good and bad. This collection of insights aims to give the reader a realistic look at both the opportunities and the pitfalls encountered by women in their careers in law.
Click here to read an excerpt.