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The Formula for Success at Harvard’s Leadership in Law Firms Program

LinkedIn Pulse Jeff Peelen


As we ran along the Charles River in the early morning before classes, my new friend Stephen Rosser (Chief Executive Officer at Clarke Willmott LLP in Bristol, UK) and I burst into applause as another new friend, Antonio Vazquez-Guillen (Co-Managing Partner of Allen & Overy's office in Madrid, Spain), explained his theory: "Harvard Law School," Antonio said, "is Shouldice Hospital" — a case study we had examined several days earlier. "Like a trip to Shouldice," he continued, "our experience at Harvard's Leadership in Law Firms program has been carefully engineered to produce enthusiastic evangelists."