Becoming a Lawyer


Becoming a Lawyer

Recorded On 01/27/2021


In the first session of the program, Toni Jaeger-Fine will discuss the attributes of a great lawyer. The knowledge students gain in law school is not enough to make them effective lawyers, as there is a need to develop non-technical skills, such as managerial, communication and collaborative skills, which she deems necessary for success. Dean Jaeger-Fine will discuss what it takes to develop a “professional persona,” including : — establishing good habits — “self-management professionalism” — qualifications necessary for relationship building … AND MORE



Toni M. Jaeger-Fine, Assistant Dean, International and Non-J.D. Programs at Fordham Law School, Author, Becoming a Lawyer


2 NY CLE Credits; 1 Ethics, 1 Skills


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