#10 Back to the Basics
New Article by Steven Keeva:
Practicing From the Inside Out
(PDF document, 86K)
from the Harvard Negotiation Law Review, Vol.7. Spring 2002
1L of a Challenge
Derek Haskew answers the mail
Keeva's Speaking Engagements
An interview with Rick Halpert, a Kalamazoo, MI, personal injury lawyer whose law firm was the subject of an ABA Journal profile.
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to a website with a clear and unique mission: to explore sources of meaning
and pleasure in law practice. By continuing the conversation begun in
Steven Keeva's Transforming Practices: Finding Joy and Satisfaction
in the Legal Life (an ABA Journal Book published by Contemporary Books,
1999), we hope to be both a resource and an oasis--for lawyers, would-be
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Book Info - Excerpts from Transforming Practices, along with
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Keeva's column - A look at how lawyers are discovering, or rediscovering,
meaning and pleasure in their work.
Guest column - New York trial lawyer Stephen Chakwin -- and
other occasional columnists -- on maintaining and profiting from a healthy
connection to your humanity.
Q&A - Inspiring chats with people whose ideas are changing the
way we look at law practice and legal education.
One-L of a Challenge - Columnist Derek Haskew brings a higher
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personal-growth potential in law practice, along with an enlightened
list of links and resources.
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