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Managing Upwards

Deadlines and Multiple Work Providers

Deadlines and Multiple Work Providers

Learn techniques for managing the demands of multiple supervisors, and for maintaining your credibility—and your sanity—as you do.


In this chapter, we’re exploring some of the most common challenges that associates face in managing upwards. Somewhere near the top of that list is working for more than one senior lawyer. Although doing so can reap dividends for your development, it also significantly increases the burden on you - and not only in terms of workload. All that groundwork we discussed elsewhere in the course? You have to make sure it’s in place with each senior lawyer.  And while that’s onerous enough,...