professional development

9 Soft Skills to Set You Apart as a Lawyer

What separates a random, run-of-the mill lawyer from being a highly sought-after lawyer? Contrary to popular belief, it is not whether you were at the top of your law school class or an expert in your practice area. Instead, it is your “soft skills” that will make you an indispensable and valuable lawyer, whether you work for a firm or are hanging your own shingle as a solo.