Rafael X. Zahralddin, Director and Chair of the Restructuring and Commercial Bankruptcy Practice at Elliott Greenleaf, P.C., authored an article in the American Bar Association’s Business Law Today on professional development. Published on March 20, 2020, the article, “The Evolution of Mentorship in Legal Professional Development,” is one in a series of pieces the publication has featured on diversity and professional-development issues. Drawing on insights from notable thought leaders in business, the article explores the state of mentorship and sponsorship programs in the legal industry and the experience of law firms with such programs, and suggests that merging the two may offer solutions to the shortcomings of each individual technique.
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