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Reap the Benefits of Being Your Own Boss With Contract Lawyer Work

Whether you are thinking of changing careers, in search of a permanent legal job at a law firm, or looking for better work/life balance, don't overlook work as a contract lawyer as a viable short- or long-term employment option. More and more attorneys are realizing the benefits [Anchor]  to working on a project basis as a contract lawyer, including diverse assignments and the opportunity to work with a variety of employers. Here are four reasons why you should consider working as a contract attorney:

Top 10 Business Risks in 2014

Expectations of key stakeholders continue to be high regarding the need for greater transparency about the nature and magnitude of risks the organization faces. Pressures on boards to be effective in risk oversight lead to continued calls for management to design and implement effective risk management processes to ensure operational and functional leaders identify, assess, understand and manage the organization’s key risk exposures.

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