Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles on Career Planning

So You Want to Be a Judge? By Helen W. Gunnarsson September 2010 Article, Page 456 High status, great money, no practice-management headaches - what lawyer wouldn't want to be a judge? What lawyer indeed, which is why it's a hard gig to get.
So You Want to Be a Business Lawyer By Helen W. Gunnarsson January 2010 Article, Page 20 You've thought about expanding into business counseling - what's the next step? Here's advice from experienced business-law practitioners, plus some business-law basics.
So you want to be house counsel By Helen W. Gunnarsson January 2010 Lawpulse, Page 10 Be sure to give your prospective employer a thorough going-over before you say "yes".
Making a Graceful Exit By Helen W. Gunnarsson May 2009 Lawpulse, Page 220 Remember, the Former Employer From Hell still holds the power of a reference.
Shakin’ the Pink-Slip Blues By Helen W. Gunnarsson May 2009 Article, Page 230 You've been laid off or fear you might be - now what? Career experts help you take your future into your own hands - and see ISBA's career resources on page 234.
Taking Down Your Shingle By Helen W. Gunnarsson January 2009 Article, Page 20 Selling or otherwise closing your private practice? Don't forget to take care of important business before you do.