Director’s Tip—Learn the Skill of Lawyerly Discretion Now

As attorneys, you will have duties of confidentiality to your clients. As professionals-in-the-making, the skill of being discreet (not publicly ‘oversharing’) goes beyond your direct duties to clients. It is not too early to practice that skill-whether it is online blogging/ other information, loud discussions in public, or emails you send. Read on for a recent example of a lack of law student discretion, and a few tips.