Generation J.D.

The Daily Record's blog for young lawyers, by young lawyers

Generation JD “officially” launches

Alright, alright…so I know we technically started Generation JD on Tuesday, October 27 in conjunction with the launch of our new Web site, but last night you could say we “officially” got things underway. We held a launch party/happy hour ...

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Getting out of your comfort zone

My piece of advice for the day — get out of your comfort zone! For some folks, this means going to and participating actively in networking events.  That’s always been within my comfort zone.  What’s always been outside of my ...

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Fear of Delegation

Probably the toughest part of being a new lawyer is learning when and how to delegate. Like the business side of practicing law, this is one thing that law schools do not prepare you for. It can be even more ...

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Trial Binders

When I was a brand-new associate, I was working with two other very experienced lawyers (Rob Jenner and Ben Glass) on a wrongful death case. We represented the family of a man who was driving home to Virginia from an Orioles game.

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