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5 Results for "alternative legal careers"

Kamala Harris’s Inspiring Career Path: From Activist Daughter to VP Nominee

by Ashley Reed | September 10, 2020

For many people—including VP candidate Kamala Harris—law school hasn't been just a stop on the way to a legal career but a stepping stone to a life of service.

From Law to Layer Cakes: Q&A With Helene Godin of By the Way Bakery

by Kaitlin McManus | February 11, 2019

Meet Helene Godin—she kissed her career in media law goodbye to open up a successful chain of bakeries, proving that you really can do anything with a law degree.

Q&A with Stephen McArthur, “The Video Game Lawyer”

by Mary Kate Sheridan | December 03, 2018

Meet “The Video Game Lawyer.” He said goodbye to BigLaw and launched the boutique firm of his dreams.

Four Steps to Take Before Quitting the Legal Profession

by Mary Kate Sheridan | October 29, 2018

You made it through law school, went through bar-exam hell, and landed a coveted legal job, and now you've realized you don't want to be a lawyer. Here are four steps to take before abandoning your legal career.

Changing Your Mindset: From Law to Consulting

by McKinsey & Co | September 19, 2018

Consultants come from a myriad of backgrounds. Follow one consultant’s journey from law school to McKinsey’s Nairobi office.