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

The Gen Why Lawyer Podcast: Inspiration, Growth, and Tactics for Millennial Lawyers and Attorney Entrepreneurs show

Summary: Get your freebie, “7 Ways to Shake Things Up as a Young Lawyer (Plus 1 that Will Completely Change the Game)” <a href="">here</a>.<br> Show Notes<br> Katie is an associate at Latham &amp; Watkins practicing as an antitrust and white collar litigator. She is also serving as the President of Ms. JD a nonprofit org that supports aspiring and early career women lawyers.<br> What We Cover in this Episode: <br> <br> Could your school’s career fairs reveal your true practice area passion?<br> What changes during your 5th year of practice?<br> The law can be scary for both clients and new lawyers!<br> Pro bono as a young lawyer is rewarding personally and professionally<br> You’re on a team if you work for BigLaw<br> Taking on a leadership role as a new lawyer is manageable.<br> Interested in being more involved with Ms. JD? Here’s how.<br> <br> Recommended Reading:<br> Joanna Barsh and Susie Cranston – <a href=";camp=1789&amp;creative=390957&amp;creativeASIN=030746170X&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=thgewhla-20&amp;linkId=EOZ2R3Q7WSXKJX3K">How Remarkable Women Lead: The Breakthrough Model for Work and Life</a> (affiliate link*)<br> Action Item:<br> Set goals. You have to set goals to figure out where you want to be. Then, talk with other lawyers about these goals.<br> Contact Information:<br> <a href=""></a><br> Email:<br> Twitter: @kmlarkinwong<br> LinkedIn: Katherine Larkin-Wong<br> Ms. Jd’s Twitter: @msjdorg<br> Levo League – Katie is a legal mentor here and can answer your questions<br> Thanks for Checking Out the Show Notes and for Listening!<br> I really hope you enjoyed this episode. It was certainly a great experience for me.<br> If you feel like you just can’t keep the excitement you feel for this episode to yourself, please share it using the social media buttons you see at the bottom of the post.<br> Also, please don’t forget to subscribe to the GWL Podcast in <a href="" target="_blank">iTunes </a>or in <a href="" target="_blank">Stitcher Radio.</a> That way, every time I prepare a new episode for you, it’ll automatically show up in your phone.  No Fear Of Missing Out here.<br> Once last thing: I would truly appreciate it if you could leave an honest review for <a href="" target="_blank">The Gen Why Lawyer Podcast in iTunes</a>. Positive ratings and reviews help boost the visibility of the show and help me in reaching more young lawyers.<br> *Disclosure:  Please note that the link above is an affiliate link, and at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you decide to purchase this book for your reading pleasure.<br> <a class="a2a_button_facebook" href=";linkname=How%20to%20Be%20a%20Team%20Player%20While%20Leading%20a%20Powerful%20Organization%20with%20Ms.%20JD%20President%2C%20Katie%20Larkin-Wong%20%5BGWL%2033%5D" title="Facebook" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a><a class="a2a_button_twitter" href=";linkname=How%20to%20Be%20a%20Team%20Player%20While%20Leading%20a%20Powerful%20Organization%20with%20Ms.%20JD%20President%2C%20Katie%20Larkin-Wong%20%5BGWL%2033%5D" title="Twitter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a><a class="a2a_button_google_plus" href=";linkname=How%20to%20Be%20a%20Team%20Player%20While%20Leading%20a%20Powerful%20Organization%20with%20Ms."></a>