The Right Moves: Job Search and Career Development Strategies for Lawyers,
Valerie A. Fontaine, 2013.
A former practicing lawyer, author Valerie Fontaine has assisted thousands of attorneys with their professional transitions in her 30-plus years as a search consultant. Listen to what experts in the field have to say about this new second edition:
“Smart, comprehensive, and highly practical, The Right Moves offers all the right advice for today’s fast-changing legal marketplace. Reading it is sure to be a wise career move for any lawyer seeking professional success and satisfaction.”
— Deborah Schneider, Esq., legal career counselor and co-author of Should You Really Be a Lawyer? The Guide to Smart Career Choices Before,During and After Law School
“In today’s tumultuous legal market, The Right Moves is a must read for any job seeker trying to navigate the many challenges of a job search. Fontaine’s hands-on approach and invaluable guidebook gives lawyers the tools they need to maximize their success in the profession.”
— Deborah Epstein Henry, Esq., author of Law & Reorder and Founder & President, Flex-Time Lawyers LLC
“The Right Moves is an essential resource for lawyers contemplating a career move today or in the future. It covers far more than just changing jobs. It is comprehensive and easy to read, packed with information, suggestions, and highly practical advice.
— Ida O. Abbott, Esq., author of The Lawyer’s Guide to Mentoring and Lawyers’ Professional Development, and consultant on the management, development, and career advancement of lawyers
“The Right Moves offers comprehensive and detailed advice for those seeking to find jobs and move ahead in their careers. Fontaine provides a realistic overview of today’s legal marketplace along with solid job search strategies, including lots of great information about networking.”
— Donna Gerson, consultant and author of Choosing Small, Choosing Smart: Job Search Strategies for Lawyers in the Small Firm Market