6June, 2019

Lawyer Tech Toolbox: Experts Suggest Process Substitutions

Lawyers face option overload when choosing what tech they need for productivity — and adopting a better approach can help. Here’s expert advice on how to Kondo your Law Practice Toolbox so it sparks joy.
Back in April, our friends at Attorney at Work sourced an expert roundup of tips for lawyers to stay focused on […]

30May, 2019

Artificial Intelligence: 5 Tools Lawyers Need to Know About

AI can reduce your workload as a lawyer — but only if you start using it in your law practice. Find more on 5 top time-saving tools here.
At its core, artificial intelligence aims to mimic the cognitive functioning of humans to complete tasks that traditionally could only be accomplished by humans. In doing so, AI […]

23May, 2019

Anatomy of a Law Firm Data Breach [Guest Post]

Is a data breach in your law practice inevitable? Understand the common elements of a breach and plan to minimize risks to your clients and business.
We thank Sharon D. Nelson, Esq. and John W. Simek at Sensei Enterprises, Inc. for this helpful guest post!

INTRODUCTION.

“I could have evaded the FBI a lot longer if I had been able […]

17May, 2019

Marketing Plan Considerations for Solo and Small Law Practices

Solo and small law practices need marketing plans — but they can’t waste time. Focus on connection, and find everything you need to consider here.
Lawyers who choose to work in solo and small practices choose to do more than practice law. Solo and small firm lawyers choose to be businesspeople. Developing business and managing the […]

9May, 2019

Outsourcing Your Overflow Work as a Lawyer [Webinar]

Dina Eisenberg, Esq shares the essentials of delegating work as a lawyer with this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
Lawyers need to delegate. But there was no course in law school that taught which work to delegate, how to select the right person with the right expertise for outsourcing, or how to decide the right […]

2May, 2019

Published: Our Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2018

After a busy 40th year of service, we invite you to take a look and see what our organization accomplished in FY18.
As an independent nonprofit organization, Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers is the exclusive Lawyer Assistance Program for Massachusetts and operates the Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program. We’ve been serving the Massachusetts bar since 1978, and […]

25April, 2019

13 Top FAQ on Cybersecurity from Lawyers [Guest Post]

As critical as it is, cybersecurity can feel so overwhelming that many lawyers don’t know where to start. Get the experts’ answers to the most frequently asked questions they hear from lawyers here — along with our best resources for lawyers to lock down their data.
We thank Sharon D. Nelson, Esq. and John W. Simek […]

18April, 2019

Social Media for Lawyers: Practical + Ethical Tips [Webinar]

Megan Zavieh, Esq. will cover what lawyers need to know to use social media effectively and ethically — in 30 minutes or less — with this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
Social media is a powerful marketing tool if lawyers know how to use it well. Use it improperly and it becomes an ethical nightmare, but use […]

11April, 2019

Elevator Speech: What Lawyers Need to Understand

If you’re looking at every new connection getting ready to deliver your pitch, you’re doing it wrong. Focus on what matters.
Save your elevator pitch for Startup Alley. You might never need to deliver an actual elevator pitch per se. You’ll always need to introduce your name and the work you do in a variety of […]

5April, 2019

5 Shifts to Build a Fearless and Profitable Legal Practice [Webinar]

Kimberly Y. Bennett, Esq. shares the shifts lawyers need to make for a rewarding, sustainable law practice — in 29 minutes — in this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
It’s time to break the law. Old law is a thing of the past. Clients are fed-up and over it. Legal Technology is taking market share. And […]