In this ABA Journal article, James H. Fierberg discusses his experiences serving as a mentor and educator. He stresses the need for skills such as silence, active listening and critical thinking and their interconnectedness. Read the full article here.
Detroit Legal News reports Cooley Law School announced last week that it has become the new administrative home of the National Legal Mentoring Consortium. Amy Timmer, Cooley Associate Dean of Students, has been named the Consortium’s new director. Read the full article here.
In this article for the American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena writes on why mentorship programs fail and discusses sponsorship as an alternative. Read it here.