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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.

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