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Building the dream to be your own boss

Thursday, June 23, 2016 @ 8:00 PM | By Simon Hally

It’s a dream of many law students and young lawyers — to hang out their shingle and enjoy the freedom of being the boss, choosing when and how to work, answering to no one but their clients and themselves.

For many lawyers, that dream has become a reality. But it wasn’t easy. For those who did it, they learned that chasing the dream was harder than they imagined, underestimating what it would take to be successful. There were lessons learned and tears shed. And if they...