August 2016

Fairchild Morgan Law / 2016 / August

THE POTENTIAL FOR WORKING MOTHERS IN BOUTIQUE LAW FIRMS

As published in Diversity & The Bar, May/June 2016 Can boutique law firms help keep working mothers in the legal profession? There is an enormous resource of talented, high-end lawyers who left lucrative positions at the best firms in the United States to raise children. Over the years, there has been much debate about the trajectory of a woman’s career in law as it relates to having a family. Traditionally—as unfair and outdated as it is—the questions female attorneys considering motherhood...