There are plenty of high-achieving women practicing law . . . and it's just not working for them. They think they may want out, but they're afraid to talk to anyone about it, and they feel like they might be the only ones.
I know, because I've been there.
Top law school? Check.
Coveted biglaw job? Check.
Glowing reviews? Check.
And yet . . . when I realized I might want out, I didn't know where to turn.
The Former Lawyer Collaborative is the confidential support community that I wish existed when I was still practicing as a lawyer and trying to figure out my next steps.
The Collaborative has been developed to support high-achieving women in their first decade(ish) of practice who are interested in exploring the possibility of leaving the law or are working a long-term plan towards leaving and want to connect with likeminded women for community and support.
The Collaborative isn't only for women who are sure they want to leave the law—all women who are considering the possibility, or who have recently left the law, are welcome.
As a member of the Former Lawyer Collaborative, you will get access to:
The Former Lawyer Collaborative is a great fit for women in the law who:
The Former Lawyer Collaborative is not a great fit for women in the law who:
You may be wondering—why do we have an application process?
The application is not intended to be daunting or stressful. It consists of three short questions and is solely intended to make sure that this community is a fit for you and that you're committed to the confidentiality needed to develop a thriving community.
Once you apply, I'll be in touch within 24 business hours. If the community is a good fit based on your answers, I'll send you the enrollment link.
Benefits of joining during the beta launch of the Former Lawyer Collaborative as a Founding Member:
You have two options when you join the Former Lawyer Collaborative as a Founding Member during the beta launch March 20-April 1:
Both options will automatically renew. As a Founding Member, you'll lock in this rate for as long as you remain a member.
The beta launch of the Former Lawyer Collaborative is open from March 20, 2020, to April 1, 2020. The Founding Member rate is available until April 1, 2020, at which point we will close enrollment to focus on our Founding Members. We'll open enrollment again for general membership enrollment sometime after May 1, 2020. The membership fee for members joining after May 1, 2020 will be $39/month or $390/year.
Have questions? Click here to email me.
Ready to do this? Apply below.