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Turning Lemons into Lemonade: Strategies for Handling Workplace Adversity in Ways That Strengthen Your Personal Brand and Contribute To Overall Success
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

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Many successful attorneys will admit that over the course of their careers they have made a few mistakes, encountered some bad luck, and sometimes found their personal needs to be in conflict with partners’ or clients’ expectations.  In a profession with such high standards, how is it that these situations did not limit attorney success?  The answer lies in how these situations were handled.  Join this engaging panel and learn specific strategies and tips for navigating workplace challenges in ways that inspire trust and respect, highlight your level of responsibility, and enhance colleagues’ perception of you. 

Moderator: LAUREN BERGIDA, Attorney and Business Consultant

Speakers: ROSS E. MORRISON, Buckley Sandler LLP; MELISSA RUBENSTEIN, Reed Smith; SUSAN GALLIGAN, former Director of Professional Development, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

Sponsored by: Committee on Career Advancement and Management, Courtney Fitzgibbons, Chair


Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)