27December, 2019

Lawyer Well-Being: Don’t Miss Our Top Resources from 2019

It can feel difficult to focus on personal well-being in the legal profession — but personal well-being is key to sustaining a successful career. Our top blog posts published by LCL MA in 2019 can help — find them below.
Over the past few years, the spotlight has been moving toward lawyer well-being across the nation, […]

18December, 2019

3 Alternatives to the Billable Hour [Guest Post]

Are you ready to move beyond traditional hourly billing? Find more on flat-free pricing, sliding scale fees, and subscription models — and tips to get started below!
We thank Stephanie Everett at Lawyerist.com for this helpful guest post.
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The billable hour is outdated, clunky, and makes more work and less money for you. Not to […]

13December, 2019

3 Tips for Building Your First Law Firm Budget [Guest Post]

Lawyers aren’t typically trained to build law firm budgets — but if you want to operate your own practice you need to learn. Move past the overwhelm with the three tips (and 4 starting steps!) below.
If you’re just starting your law practice in Massachusetts, don’t miss one of Mass LOMAP’s Free & Confidential Law Practice […]

5December, 2019

Tech Tools for Law Practice Marketing Communications [Webinar]

Find out about tech tools that can help streamline your marketing communications from Russell Matson, Esq. in our next installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers in 32 minutes.
Communication is key to connecting with your audience and attracting the right clients — but many lawyers struggle to find enough time for marketing while practicing law. 

This webinar […]

26November, 2019

Models for Lawyers to Use for Problem Solving and Better Conversations

Lawyers routinely deal with persistent problems and complex communication, which are often two sides of the same coin. Find out how to apply the DEAL model for problem solving and the STAGE model for courageous conversations below.
A post published on December 18, 2019 on LCL’s blog for well-being and mental health services directs here, to Mass LOMAP’s blog. […]

20November, 2019

How to Use Storytelling for a Better Law Practice [Webinar]

Find out how to use storytelling to attract better clients from Amina Moreau with this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
Many of us are selling ourselves “wrong.” We’re attracting clients we don’t love, cases we aren’t passionate about, and growing a practice that deviates more and more from our values. Life is just too short to […]

13November, 2019

AAA Higginbotham Fellows Program: Applications Due January 17, 2020

The American Arbitration Association (AAA) created the AAA A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr. Fellows Program in 2009 in order to provide training, mentorship and networking opportunities to up and coming diverse alternative dispute resolution professionals who have historically not been included in meaningful participation in the field of alternative dispute resolution.
Connecting with the right networks — and […]

6November, 2019

ABA TECHSHOW 2020 in Chicago: Worth Traveling for Lawyers from Massachusetts

Registration is open and Early Bird pricing is in effect for ABA TECHSHOW 2020 in Chicago on February 26 – 29. Don’t wait another year to find the tools and inspiration you need to innovate your law practice and career.
Success in law practice is increasingly dependent on technology. Technology is at the core of productivity […]

28October, 2019

Top Tech Tools to Streamline Your Law Practice [Webinar]

Find out what technology tools you need to streamline your law practice from Nicole Black, Esq. with this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers — in 30 minutes.
During this talk you’ll learn about new and innovative tools that will help you streamline your law practice. By using these cloud technologies and mobile apps you’ll be […]

21October, 2019

Pro Bono Week 2019 Starts October 20: Get Involved in Massachusetts Now!

Pro Bono Week in the legal profession is underway nationwide. The ABA is highlighting domestic and sexual violence survivors’ need for legal assistance. Massachusetts lawyers can get involved by joining MassProBono.
Pro Bono work isn’t just a professional responsibility and individual ethical commitment for each lawyer — it’s an intelligent time investment to make. Volunteers are […]