How To Find A Non-Law Job ASAP (TFLP 078)

How To Find A Non-Law Job ASAP (TFLP 078) How do you find a non-law job ASAP? A lot of lawyers reach a stage where they are DONE and just want to find something, anything to get them some space from legal practice. I’m often asked for advice about how to look...

Don’t Wait Until You Feel Ready (TFLP 052)

In this episode, I want to leave unhappy lawyers who want to leave law with one simple message: don’t wait until you feel ready. I’m reflecting on the one-year anniversary of The Former Lawyer Podcast, and all that I’ve learned over this last year....

From Biglaw to Legal Tech with Alex Su (TFLP 054)

What do you do when you realize none of your strengths are rewarded in Biglaw—and many of your strengths are actually considered weaknesses? That’s what I’m talking about on today’s TFLP episode with Alex Su. Alex went from a top law school to a top...

Quitting Law: Making A Plan and Getting Out

Quitting law. It’s the ultimate goal for a lot of unhappy lawyers. If you’re reading this, I’m guessing you’re thinking about it, as well. One of the most frustrating things about leaving law is that knowing you want out is the easy part....