How Law Students Can Excel as Attorneys or the Fromm Six

Former Indiana University Maurer School of Law dean, Leonard Fromm, believed that lawmkg_lawandjustice_2 students could excel as attorneys if they adhered to certain practices and behaviors.  William Henderson recently published an article about these practices and behaviors in the National Jurist, naming them the Fromm SixPaul Caron of the Tax Prof Blog distilled the Fromm Six into six attributes:

Self Awareness

Active Listening

Questioning

Empathy

Communicating/Presenting

Resilience

Stop by the library and check out some of our materials on the topic:  The Busy Lawyer’s Guide to Success:  Tips to Power Your Practice or Entrepreneurial Practice:  Enterprise Skills for Lawyers Serving Emerging Client Populations.

Hat Tip:  Tax Prof Blog

About Lisa Smith-Butler

Lisa is the Associate Dean for Information Services at the Charleston School of Law, Sol Blatt Jr. Law Library. She teaches Advanced Legal Research & Children & the Law.
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