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Author: Richard Omoniyi-Shoyoola

Richard Omoniyi-Shoyoola Richard Omoniyi-Shoyoola is a 2L at Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. He is a recipient of the Olin-Chancellor’s Fellowship and has a passion for criminal justice, civic engagement, and creative writing. He is a member of the Student Lawyer editorial board.


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8 More Skills to Build

October 28, 2022

The skills listed in The Skills Future Lawyers Will Need are just the beginning. Lawyers and others in the legal world say these superpowers should also be part of your toolkit.

Typing? Yes, you’ll need to know how to type well, along with a few more skills probably not on your current to-do list.

Beyond the Law: The Skills Future Lawyers Need

October 28, 2022

How can you be ready for the next shift in the legal industry? Always keep an eye out for the skills forward thinkers say you’ll need. Start with these areas of focus legal experts say will place you ahead of your competition as your career unfolds.