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Unleashing The Leader In You: Our Aall Leadership Academy Experience, Meg Butler, Trina Holloway Feb 2013

Unleashing The Leader In You: Our Aall Leadership Academy Experience, Meg Butler, Trina Holloway

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What Do Clients Want From Their Lawyers?, Clark D. Cunningham Jan 2013

What Do Clients Want From Their Lawyers?, Clark D. Cunningham

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This working paper assembles empirical data from England, Australia and the United States indicating that individual clients do not evaluate their lawyers - as attorneys frequently assume - primarily in terms of the outcomes achieved. Rather, clients place greater weight on the quality of communication with their lawyers and are often disappointed by failure to listen carefully and explain clearly. The paper concludes with suggestive survey data that organizational clients may have similar views about the large firm lawyers that represent them. The author is the director of the Effective Lawyer-Client Communication Project and the National Institute for Teaching Ethics & Professionalism. The ...