Sometimes, to do the right thing, you have to make a decision much hastier than you might normally be comfortable with doing so.
Share your ‘cheese’ — your time — with all of your ‘constituents’ — your clients. You won’t regret it.
Clients know they’re paying for Biglaw’s opulent holiday parties, so maybe don’t post so many pictures on social media as a reminder.
Threaten their future business income, and they just may snap into action.
For in-house counsel, having a hired Biglaw gun and hundreds of other attorneys on demand certainly has its perks.
Please believe your in-house counsel when they cite some sort of ethical reason why your recommended course of action may not be advisable.
Even if you are clearly outside of your element, your fellow attorneys are willing to help. Show up and see what happens.
Each and every day, thousands of local judges are using their positions of influence for good.