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J. Nick Augustine, J.D. Strategy Consultant & Publicist E-mail: nick@proservepr.com Web: www.proservepr.com Correspondence: P.O. Box 25897, Chicago, IL 60625 (312) 505-2604

MEDIA RELEASE: Talk Radio Podcast on the State of the Profession of Law Original Airing and Recording 05/01/2012 National Law Day!

Sponsor: Chris McCarthy of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Chris McCarthy provides individuals and business owners with expert guidance and exclusive access to Northwestern Mutuals life and disability insurance policies. The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI. A Current History of Law and Litigation with Steven Harper Professionalism, engagement, civility, business, profit, greed, and justice: these are all words you could overhear in a discussion regarding the legal profession today. Steven Harper, a retired Big Law attorney shares his insight and observations over a legal career that afforded him unique opportunities and perspective. Are we still on course in service, or are we close to the edge of big business and corporate greed? What would a lawyer like Steven Harper tell his son, daughter, or neighbors kid who wants to go to law school? Steven J. Harper is an author, attorney, contributing editor to The American Lawyer, and adjunct professor at Northwestern Universitys Law School and Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences. He graduated from Northwestern (with a combined B.A./M.A. in economics) and Harvard Law School (magna cum laude).A Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, he was a litigator at Kirkland & Ellis LLP for 30 years before retiring in 2008. In addition to more than 75 articles, he has written three books: Crossing Hoffa A Teamsters Story; The Partnership; and The Lawyer Bubble. Steven is also the author of the award-winning blog, The Belly of the Beast. Link: http://thebellyofthebeast.wordpress.com/. Topics covered on this show: 1) Law school and the lawyer bubble; 2) Growing lawyer dissatisfaction; 3) Big law firm trends that make things worse; 4) Recent news about big firms in trouble. Listen to our shows on demand

Live: 05/01/2012 at 6:00 pm CT (7:00ET/4:00PT) Listen on demand:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/law-talkradio/2012/05/01/a-current-history-of-law-andlitigation-with-steven-harper
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