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Generation Z likely to face different playing field

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 @ 1:53 PM | By Saul Chernos

Will the next generation of lawyers be living with their parents or cozying up with friends in downtown condos? Will they be plugged 24/7 into their mobile devices? Will they even have conventional practices?

As far as appearances go, at least, lawyers have enjoyed relative privilege. Even millennials — Generation Y — have had it fairly easy despite increasingly turbulent economic times and shifts in the workplace.

But the next cohort, Generation Z, appears likely to face an entirely different playing field. Skyrocketing housing prices in...