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Balancing Acts

Firm support for the family

Lawyers get help from their employers handling demands of home life

Beth Reilly took time off to care for Ryan. Beth Reilly took time off to care for Ryan. (Josh Reynolds for the Boston Globe)
By Maggie Jackson
August 24, 2008

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When Beth Reilly returned to work this spring from nearly nine months of maternity leave, her husband, Patrick Callahan, began a summer at home in Needham tending full time to their son, Ryan. Next month, they'll get a nanny. But the couple was thrilled to share care for their son's first year of life. (Full article: 891 words)

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