Gary’s column from The Lawyers Weekly, June 3 2016
Are there too many lawyers? Two recent reports out of Quebec and Ontario would suggest there are. What does this mean for the next generation of lawyers? First off you better get really good at marketing. With all of this competition you need to find ways to set yourself apart. You’d better become entrepreneurial and gain more business skills. Because of the lack of jobs, you might also consider starting your own shop — a growing trend I’ve noticed over the past couple of years.