15September, 2018

Online Marketing and SEO Essentials for Law Firms [Guest Post]

When you’re busy practicing law, there isn’t a lot of time left to develop marketing tactics. Here are the essentials you need to make sure you can be found online.
We thank the team at Lawyerist.com for this helpful guest post.

You already know that smart, strategic online marketing can mean a world of difference for your […]

7September, 2018

How Can Lawyers Prioritize Self-Care?

September is Self-Care Awareness Month and here’s your Trivia Question! What do a lot of lawyers have in common with billionaire innovators Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos?
Answer: Their work is impressive, but their priorities are questionable. In similar and different ways. Elon Musk is sleep-deprived and friends are concerned. Jeff Bezos sleeps enough, but he’s making headlines […]

29August, 2018

Law Firms Should Be Paperless — Not Paper-Free [Guest Post]

Your success as a lawyer depends greatly on how efficiently you operate. Here’s how to keep paper to a minimum in your practice to maximize your productivity.
We thank the team at Lawyerist.com for this helpful guest post.

“Going paperless” is nothing new to the legal world. Federal courts have been paperless for several years now, and many state courts […]

22August, 2018

Ethical + Practical Tips for Accepting Electronic Payments in Your Law Firm [Webinar]

In this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Matthew Yospin shares what you need to know about accepting electronic payments in your law practice — in 30 minutes.

Click here to download the slides from this webinar!

Is uncertainty stopping you from making it easier for your clients to pay you? Just as most people appreciate using credit […]

16August, 2018

Law Practice Startup Workshop with a Suite Deal at Social Law Library

If you’re starting your own law practice — or just thinking about it — you have a lot of questions to answer. Do you know what technology to purchase? How to get clients? What entity to select? How to do an IOLTA three-way reconciliation?
Our next (FREE) Law Practice Startup Workshop at Social Law Library on […]

9August, 2018

How Fast Thinking Slows Lawyers Down

Fast thinking interferes with our progress whenever we fail to scan our thoughts and process our assumptions. And it’s particularly important in legal work to isolate assumptions. Here’s what you need to understand and slow down.
In 2012, Facebook conducted an experiment to see whether it could influence the emotions and postings of its users by […]

4August, 2018

Plan Your Path for the Right Career as a Lawyer [Workbook 5]

Here’s the planning process you need to take action and implement the steps along your path to the right career as a lawyer.
The difference between working to survive as a lawyer and working to thrive at it is a question of how effectively you’re adapting. And as a human, you can always learn to adapt […]

25July, 2018

Tips to Improve Client Intake and Experience in Your Law Practice [Guest Post]

Every client your law practice serves can bring you more, better clients. Here’s everything you need to make sure your clients get the best experience you can deliver.
We thank the team at Lawyerist.com for this helpful guest post.

From start to finish, the client experience during a pending matter means just as much as the outcome. It’s also […]

20July, 2018

How to Do 90 Minutes of Legal Work in 60 [Webinar]

In this edition of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Daniel Siegel will show you how to get time-saving results from technology.
If you’re looking for more minutes in the day, technology can deliver them. But you’ve probably struggled with finding time to figure out how. Watch Daniel Siegel’s 30-minute webinar and stick around for a load of […]

13July, 2018

New Rule 1.15A: What Client Files Are & How Long Lawyers Must Preserve Them

Effective September 1, 2018, new Rule 1.15A sheds light on what exactly the Client’s File actually is and how long lawyers need to preserve them. Find the answers to your questions here.
On June 7, 2018, the SJC adopted an order that amends the Rules of the Supreme Judicial Court, and in particular, Massachusetts Rules of […]