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Vivia Chen

New York City by way of Texas
Senior Columnist — American Lawyer
Covers:  cultural/race relations, women, diversity, parenting, careers, asian american issues, fashion, work life balance
Doesn't Cover: medicine, cars

Chief Blogger, The Careerist; Senior Columnist, The American Lawyer. Ex-lawyer, ex-interior designer, ex-girlfriend. Strictly my own peculiar views.

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Former lawyer turned journalist...Over 10 years of experience covering law and business—with focus on careers and women.

Graduate of NYU Law School and Williams College.
Frequent speaker/commentator about women and minorities in the profession.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


What does it mean to be a journalist?

creative freedom within constraints.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?