Being a woman in the legal field is no walk in the park. Unlike men, whose default is to advocate for themselves, working environments often force women lawyers into the backseat. However, you must remember that only you guide the trajectory of your career. You must foster your unique skills and advocate for yourself to build opportunities. Only in this way can you move the needle toward achieving your vision for your career, clients, and your legal community.
In this episode, Corinne Heggie joins us to shed light on the challenges and struggles women lawyers face in their profession. She highlights the value of building a profile outside the office and building your own book of business. She also shares the best practices in seeking opportunities and the three things you must do daily to get business. Finally, she talks about her experience becoming a part of a bar association and how it helped her career.
If you want to know how to start advocating for yourself as a woman...
Moshe Amsel the host of the Profit with Law podcast is not an attorney. As the owner of a successful accounting firm DreamBuilder Financial and Law Firm Growth coaching organization Profit with Law, Moshe has proven that there are better and different ways for a law firm to do business and be successful.