"Former BigLaw Partner Explains Why Many Young Lawyers Hate Their Jobs"
When I was a senior in high school I thought I was headed for law school. But I heard an ex-corporate lawyer talk about what he used to do all day at his job. It made a big impression on me. And it seems like I was lucky.
"People go to law school thinking they’re going to grow up to be Atticus Finch or Alicia Florrick, and actual practice turns out to be quite different," he said. "Real life doesn’t bear much resemblance to such images."