Today’s women lawyers have significantly more career opportunities and, many would agree, encounter less resistance in pursuing those opportunities than in the past. However, the combination of hard work, dedication and determination to control one’s personal and professional destiny are as critical today as they always were to achieving success in the legal industry. Squire Sanders lawyer Sherri L. Dahl examines these issues and points to her own background as one example of how to begin and maintain a successful legal career.
This article was published in the April 2012 edition of Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal. Reprinted with permission of the publisher.