Road Map to Success - Continued Learning

February 25, 2008Duke Law News

Success as an Associate: Lessons From Those Who Have Been There Before

Panelist Janine Brown '86, Alston & Bird LLP, Michael Dockterman '78, Wildman Harrold, and Linda H. Martin '96, Simpson Thacher discuss partner and client expectations of associates, how partners discuss associates performance among themselves, why it's important to be a great associate even if partnership is not your goal, and how you can determine if you are perceived as good or great. Success as An Associate Client Service: From the Clients' Perspective

Panelist Winston Henderson '96, Surface Logix, Inc., John DeGroote '90, BearingPoint, Inc., and Susanne Haas '87, Honeywell International, Inc. provide insight into understanding client service. Each of the panelists has significant in-house experience and has worked extensively with outside counsel. Client Service
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