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 […]

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 […]

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 […]