With wit and insight the lawyer bubble offers a compelling portrait of the growing crisis in legal education and the practice of law this book is essential reading for anyone concerned about the profession or contemplating a legal career. A noble profession is facing its defining moment from law schools to the prestigious firms that represent the pinnacle of a legal career a crisis is unfolding news headlines tell part of the story the growing oversupply of new lawyers widespread career dissatisfaction and spectacular . In the lawyer bubble lawyer and law professor steven j harper investigates how the legal profession arrived at this crisis he indicts the widespread fixation on rankings the bottomless greed of equity partners and the abdication of responsibility by law industry leaders in this meticulously researched and passionately argued book harper . The lawyer bubble a profession in crisis reviewed by andy mergendahl on april 4 2013 if theres any chance for the legal profession to pull itself out of its death spiral or at least zombie spiral it will be because of books like this fact driven realistic passionate works by lawyers who have enjoyed all the benefits that lawyering . The book written by a long time litigation partner at kirkland ellis provides damning insights into the legal profession as practiced by big law and the big law schools that produce far too many young lawyers and lie to maintain themselves as farm teams for big law
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