Rachel Casper

About Rachel Casper

Rachel joined LCL in 2010. As Marketing Director, she coordinates the creation, curation, and dissemination of resources available to help lawyers, law students, and other legal professionals in Massachusetts.
21March, 2019

Mindfulness Essentials for Lawyers

The average human spends almost half of their waking hours thinking about something other than what is actually happening, according to a Harvard University study.
Mindfulness is paying attention to the present moment, intending to be curious and nonjudgmental about what you’re paying attention to. As a lawyer, it’s actually your job to think about past events […]

8March, 2019

ABA LTRC Women of Legal Tech Honorees 2019

The ABA’s Legal Technology Resource Center just honored 15 new “Women of Legal Tech”. Find out who’s joining the ranks — now 100 strong — and what they’re working on!
LTRC’s Women of Legal Tech initiative is intended to encourage diversity and celebrate women in legal technology. One of the American Bar Association’s core values is […]

28February, 2019

Innovate Your Career as a Lawyer [Workbook Series]

Careers don’t plan themselves. Get the 5 workbooks you need to align your strengths, values, brand, purpose, and plan for better work as a lawyer — now optimized for download and print.
We published a 5-workbook series Susan Letterman White designed to guide you through career planning last year in blog posts with revealing exercises that help you notice […]

20February, 2019

Demystifying Cyber Insurance for Lawyers [Webinar]

Judy Selby shares what you need to know about cyber insurance as a lawyer — in this 29-minute episode of Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
As technology, cyber, and privacy risks continue to increase, many lawyers poorly understand insurance coverage for these exposures, causing a range of potential pitfalls.

Get the basics of cyber insurance coverage and practical […]

14February, 2019

Stress on Lawyers: Threat Perception + Growth Mindset

High stress in the legal profession is old news confirmed with recent research sparking the formation of the National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being. Find out how to handle stress better by changing how you understand threat perception.
The dictionary definition of stress is “a state … of bodily or mental tension resulting from factors that tend to […]

7February, 2019

Does Every Lawyer Need a Digital Detox? [Guest Post]

Unless you’re one of the rare lawyers already advanced in practicing self-care, you probably think a digital detox can wait — and anyone waiting for your work product can’t. Find out how to get off the path to burnout before you find yourself already there.
We thank Sharon D. Nelson, Esq. and John W. Simek at Sensei […]

31January, 2019

The Lawyer Entrepreneur: What, Why, and How [Webinar]

In this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Dan Lear will help you cut through the overwhelming opportunities for entrepreneurialism so you don’t miss a chance to innovate your career — in 25 minutes.
We are living through the golden age of entrepreneurship. The cost of starting a business and access to tools to make that business […]

23January, 2019

Lawyers for Affordable Justice: What Law Students + Lawyers Need to Know

LAJ offers mentorship and more to its panel attorneys, helping to fill the void of mandated professional training available for lawyers and close gaps in access to justice for the public.
Law students graduate into a lack of structure around training. While it can start in law school, sufficient training to transform from student to practicing […]

17January, 2019

How Lawyers Can Succeed by Developing Careers as Specialists

Experts get to experience more focus and charge more for their services. What more do lawyers need to know before narrowing down?
Expertise lends a strategic advantage over the long term. Business development cycles can be exhausting. Narrowing your niche into a specialty can deliver clients who are willing to pay a premium for your services […]

7January, 2019

10 Apps Every Lawyer Needs to Have on Mobile [Webinar]

In this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Brett Burney will share the top apps every lawyer needs on their mobile device — in 33 minutes.
The right apps can effectively streamline and mobilize your law practice — but option overload makes them hard to find. With thousands of apps available for your mobile device, you […]