The Path Less Followed: The Rise in Non-Traditional Legal Careers
Date & Time
Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Candace Alnaji Drew Amerson

A law degree can be a ticket to a growing range of professional ventures as the legal industry increasingly relies on technology, analytics, process improvement, privacy and more. What opportunities does the evolving profession provide for both JDs and business professionals working in legal. We will hear about:

  • What new roles are needed in law firms and law departments
  • How have people used law degrees or legal experience outside a firm setting
  • What do law schools need to do to prepare graduates for new realities of law
  • Stories of lawyers creating startups or taking on innovative new roles

Moderator: TBD

Candace Alnaji, Founder, The Mom at Law
Drew Amerson, Director, LexLabs