"Everyone's professional journey is different, and for a planner—as many attorneys are—it can feel unsettling when the road starts to twist and turn," said Amanda Segal, head of Katten's Distressed Debt and Claims Trading practice to Glasshammer in a recent interview. "But one of the best things you can do is be flexible, patient and let your trajectory develop organically."
In the article, Amanda explores her approach to building a career that is unique to each individual. By sharing her path to success, she highlights the importance of being empathetic to clients and colleagues, and playing the "long game." "Surround yourselves with trusted advisors and mentors,” she advises, "use every occasion to network, and work hard to maintain and build upon relationships." She also discusses the importance of finding a unique work/life balance.