Tag: Leadership

Millennial Leadership and Constructing Effective Teams with Mark Beese [GWL 115]

I love leadership! That’s why I’m glad to have our guest, Mark Beese, on the show today. Mark is a leadership expert and he’s here to chat about how Millennial lawyers can step up and become the leaders they are meant to be.

What You’ll Learn in this Episode:

  • How lawyers can learn to become better leaders
  • The impact of leadership on business development and sustainability of firms
  • Why Mark believes Millennials will save the legal profession
  • Why it’s
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Female Lawyer Exodus


Why are there so many women leaving the practice of law? Even though 47% of law degrees are awarded to women, female lawyers make up only 36% of the profession in 2016. What is up with those numbers? I decided to reach out to several thought leaders on the issues of women in the law to hear their thoughts on what’s causing women to leave the law, or at the very Read More

Leading and Managing Diverse Teams with Executive Director at CEB, Kelly Lake [GWL 74]

Kelly Lake is the newly appointed Executive Director of CEB (Continuing Education of the Bar). CEB is a leading source for legal education and legal research solutions for Ca lawyers.

What We Cover In This Episode:

  • How Kelly ascended into her positions as Executive Director
  • What motivates Kelly to always reach for the next level in her career
  • How to
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Leadership Development as a Young Lawyer with ABA YLD Chair Anna Romanskaya

My guest today is Anna Romanskaya,  a Partner with Stark & D’Ambrosio, LLP and manages the firm’s family law division. Anna is an activist and avid public speaker on victim advocacy, domestic violence and youth issues.

Anna is also the Chair of the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the American Bar Association, which is the premier legal organization in the world. Read More

How to Tell a Winning Story and Influence with Jesse Wilson [GWL 65]


My guest in this episode is Jesse Wilson. Jesse is a Juilliard Theater Graduate and TEDx Speaker. He has created a life-changing program designed to help lawyers and business owners Connect, Communicate, and Lead with their greatest source of power through the tools and strategies of the theater. He developed a one-day intensive program specifically to help lawyers tell their … Read More

How to Be a Team Player While Leading a Powerful Organization with Ms. JD President, Katie Larkin-Wong [GWL 33]

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Show Notes

Katie is an associate at Latham & Watkins practicing as an antitrust and white collar litigator. She is also serving as the President of Ms. JD a nonprofit org that … Read More

How to Become a More Effective Leader…Even if You’re an Introvert with Ryan Jenkins [GWL 07]

Ryan Jenkins is a millennial keynote speaker and author. He equips organizations and leaders with the next generation leadership, branding, and communication skills needed to thrive in today’s multi-generational marketplace. His mission is to help leaders become tomorrow’s leaders today.

Show Notes

“One’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell … Read More