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Partners reveal how they hone junior litigator talent

Partner Jeanne Heffernan is quoted in this article from Managing Intellectual Property discussing the the talent development and mentoring opportunities for junior litigation talent that have resulted from virtual work environments. 

“Jeanne Heffernan, partner at Kirkland & Ellis in New York, says her firm has scheduled small, informal group calls to connect younger associates with each other and more senior lawyers. These meetings have no set agenda and associates are free to ask more formal questions or simply chat about what they did over their weekends.”

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This article appeared in its entirety in the April 8, 2021 edition of Managing Intellectual Property.