How to Leave when Passed Over for GC

The Lawyer Whisperer provides her sage advice for what you can do if you’ve been passed over for GC:

“Whatever one’s reasons are for seeking greener pastures, the messaging about this topic…and how it’s communicated in an interview setting is critical. One wrong look, one wrong tone, one bitter comment – and you will have compromised your candidacy. Sometimes, beyond repair. Why the high stakes? Because employers like candidates who are positive, upbeat and professional…So, when losing out on a promotion, how does a lawyer provide his/her reasons for leaving and avoid the negativity? Is it possible? Absolutely. Below are a few suggested options…”

Read: I was passed over for GC and now want to leave the company. How do I address my reasons for leaving without sounding negative and bitter? at The Lawyer Whisperer

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