Replenishing The Pipeline: Preparing The Next Generation Of Lawyers By Reaching Out To And Mentoring High School Students With An Interest In The Law, By Monte T. Squire


"If you are resolutely determined to make a lawyer of yourself, the thing is more than half done already."

The sage advice offered by then private practitioner Abraham Lincoln to an aspiring laywer back in 1855 still very much so rings true for young, aspiring lawyers today. Indeed, believing that one can and being resolutely determined to become a lawyer is truly "half the battle." The other half of this proverbial battle, however, requires commitment, hard work, and the willingness of practicing lawyers to: reach out, give back, mentor, train, encourage and inspire the next generation of lawyers.

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