The holidays are behind us.  The decorations are down.  Vacations have come and gone.  Our New Years’ Resolutions have been made…and perhaps already broken too.  As we close out a sleepy January and really prepare to buckle into the year ahead,  this article by Linchpin shares some great insight as to the upcoming trends in the legal market.  Whether you’re a seasoned lawyer grappling with how to close out your career; a first year associate struggling with a high billable hour requirement; or even a college student toying with the prospect of going to law school, Linchpin has some great observations and predictions about the future of the legal market that might help shape the decisions ahead.