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The Former Lawyer Podcast
The Former Lawyer Podcast
Sarah Cottrell

Do you hate working as a lawyer? Are you an unhappy lawyer who wants to leave the law, but isn't sure what... more

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I Don't Want To Be A Lawyer Anymore—What Can I Do?

This week on the podcast, we are re-releasing an episode that came out about this time last year. It's one... more

25 Oct 2021 · 12 minutes
Authority Without Responsibility: The Toxic Work Environment Of Biglaw Firms

It’s time to talk about a part of Biglaw that truly exemplifies what is so problematic with the structure of... more

18 Oct 2021 · 13 minutes
Making The Move To A Non-Legal Career With Nhu-Y Le

On the latest episode of the Former Lawyer Podcast, I spoke with Nhu-Y Le, Vice President of Client Services at... more

11 Oct 2021 · 50 minutes
The Cost Of Career Coaching For Lawyers with Annie Little

Annie Little is an ICF-certified career coach and a former lawyer. Her company is called JD Nation, which was founded... more

04 Oct 2021 · 50 minutes
Gaslighting In The Legal Profession: Are Former Lawyers Just Bitter?

Recently, I was sent an article from one of the listeners of the Former Lawyer Podcast. This article, entitled ... more

27 Sep 2021 · 20 minutes
Creating A Better Workplace Culture For Working Parents With Debi Yadegari

Debi Yadegari is a former lawyer who worked in biglaw and in-house law. These days, she runs Villyge, a company... more

20 Sep 2021 · 44 minutes
How To Leave Your Legal Career Without Guilt

In your legal career, one of the most common things you’ll see is people leaving. You want to leave the... more

13 Sep 2021 · 7 minutes
Leaving Law School and Choosing An Alternative Career With Tarzan Kay

Tarzan Kay is a copywriter that also teaches other people how to write better copy, specifically for emails. I asked... more

06 Sep 2021 · 45 minutes
The Simple Five-Step Framework to Identify an Alternative Career that You Actually Like

This week on the podcast, I am super excited to share with you a preview of the first episode of... more

30 Aug 2021 · 14 minutes
The Truth About Being Miserable As a Lawyer & What To Do About It

There’s one thing you need to know about being miserable as a lawyer: it is not normal. I want to... more

23 Aug 2021 · 10 minutes
The Former Lawyer Podcast
I Don't Want To Be A Lawyer Anymore—What Can I Do?
The Former Lawyer Podcast