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.
Problem solving and communication skills are critical to career success for any individual, particularly those in the legal profession. […]

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 […]

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 […]

10October, 2019

A Roadmap for Lawyers with Cybersecurity Paralysis [Guest Post]

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month! If you’re one of the many lawyers who don’t know where to begin their cybersecurity efforts — start here.
We thank Sharon D. Nelson, Esq. and John W. Simek at Sensei Enterprises, Inc. for this helpful guest post!

We understand why lawyers have cybersecurity paralysis. They don’t understand cybersecurity, experts disagree on the […]

29August, 2019

Getting Business Done: Putting Productivity to Work in Law Practice [Webinar]

Learn 3 straightforward systems for a more organized law practice from Andrea Cannavina with this installment of Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
This webinar will share 3 simple systems to get and keep your office, files, documents, email, to dos and calendar organized and working for you!

Join Andrea to find out how the D-A-F-T system she designed […]

23August, 2019

Disaster Planning: Resources for Solo + Small Law Practices

It’s normal for us to think we’re unlikely to be affected by a disaster, but the climate is changing and so are our odds. If you aren’t on top of disaster planning in your law practice, don’t wait another hurricane season.
The end of August means hurricane season is here. And after hurricane season is over — […]

13August, 2019

Best Practices for File Naming Conventions in Law Practice

Using best practices for naming files in your law practice can save you time and frustration. The Law Practice Management & Technology Division at the Chicago Bar Association produced a helpful tutorial shared below.
Ivy B. Grey (author of American Legal Style for PerfectIt) and Catherine Sanders Reach (director of the Center for Practice Management at […]

9August, 2019

Time Management Tech Tips for Solo + Small Firm Lawyers

Tools and approaches for time management continue to evolve. Find recent top tips from law practice management experts below.
Back in June, our friends at Attorney at Work sourced an expert roundup of tech tips for lawyers to manage time more effectively and enjoy more time off from work. Although it can be more challenging to […]

20June, 2019

Closing a Solo or Small Law Practice: The Short List for Succession Planning

When it’s time to close a law practice, you need to do it right — and you can ease the process for your future self with the right operations during the life of your practice. Find more on the steps to closing a law practice here.
Even if you don’t have plans to do so any […]

11June, 2019

MBA Sourcing Input to Better Support Solo + Small Law Practices

If you practice law in a solo or small law firm, answer 7 quick questions to help the MBA help you.
Law practice management is just one unique challenge solo and small firm lawyers face. As you may know, our organization offers free and confidential advice on law practice management and support for solo and small firm […]