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FEATURE
career that not only
leveraged her legal
education and practice
experience, but also
catapulted her into a
burgeoning new field
she didn't know
existed.
Contrary to her initial
concerns about the
impact on her income,
Van Rijn's new career
turned out to be highly
rewarding on all levels.
MARIA T. VAN RIJN
Director of Practice Management,
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Nycum-Duvnjak says
Horowitz provides her
with needed " accountability, "
which keeps
her focused on her
goals. She adds that
talking over professional
scenarios with
Horowitz has produced
immediate benefits
and is " therapeutic. "
Carol Burns, a lawyer
who spent 25 years with a global engineering and construction firm,
capped her long career with roles in the energy sector as general
counsel at a start-up and as a legal and business consultant, thanks to
Horowitz's guidance. Burns says every lawyer could benefit from
coaching at career inflection points.
Can uncoached lawyers achieve similar career-enhancing results on their
own? Whether due to time constraints or competing priorities, lack of
knowledge or interest,
habits of thinking over
acting, or not knowing
how to advance or
break into a new field,
many lawyers who
have worked with
coaches say they
couldn't have done it
alone - or it would
have taken too long.
Anderson, who worked
with Horowitz on her
job transition, sums it
up this way: " If there
are things you've been
doing for a while and
they're not putting you
where you want to be,
you need another view
to shake things up.
Another perspective
really helps. "
Reflecting on her successful
career move as
a result of working with
Bryce, Coley encourages
lawyers to remember that they don't know it all. " It's absolutely OK
to get help, and recognizing that is the first step to opening the door
leading to countless possibilities. Take the burden off your shoulders and
embrace it, " she says.
MOLLIE NYCUM-DUVNJAK
Vice President of Contracts and Commercial,
Biarri Networks
Kathleen Troy, an attorney and founder of strategic general counseling,
practices in the Washington, D.C., area and is a frequent Washington Lawyer
contributor.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022

From Our President
Calendar of Events
Practice Management
Toward Well-Being
Protecting the Integrity of the Profession: A Conversation on Legal Ethics
How Far Should You Go? Frivolous Claims & Litigation Ethics
The Solo/Small Firm Life: Lean, Mean Business Machine
Upping Your Game With Professional Coaching
The Founding of the D.C. Bar
Taking the Stand
On Further Review
The Learning Curve
Member Spotlight
Worth Reading
Attorney Briefs
Speaking of Ethics
Disciplinary Summaries
ABA Delegate’s Corner
The Pro Bono Effect
A Slice of Wry
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Intro
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Cover1
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - A
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - B
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - From Our President
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Calendar of Events
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Practice Management
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Toward Well-Being
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Protecting the Integrity of the Profession: A Conversation on Legal Ethics
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - How Far Should You Go? Frivolous Claims & Litigation Ethics
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 19
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - The Solo/Small Firm Life: Lean, Mean Business Machine
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 23
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Upping Your Game With Professional Coaching
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - The Founding of the D.C. Bar
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 29
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Taking the Stand
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 32
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 33
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - On Further Review
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - The Learning Curve
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Member Spotlight
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 37
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Worth Reading
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 39
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Attorney Briefs
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - 41
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Speaking of Ethics
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - Disciplinary Summaries
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - ABA Delegate’s Corner
Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - The Pro Bono Effect
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Washington Lawyer - January/February 2022 - A Slice of Wry
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