27December, 2019

Lawyer Well-Being: Don’t Miss Our Top Resources from 2019

It can feel difficult to focus on personal well-being in the legal profession — but personal well-being is key to sustaining a successful career. Our top blog posts published by LCL MA in 2019 can help — find them below.
Over the past few years, the spotlight has been moving toward lawyer well-being across the nation, […]

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.
A post published on December 18, 2019 on LCL’s blog for well-being and mental health services directs here, to Mass LOMAP’s blog. […]

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 […]

13November, 2019

AAA Higginbotham Fellows Program: Applications Due January 17, 2020

The American Arbitration Association (AAA) created the AAA A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr. Fellows Program in 2009 in order to provide training, mentorship and networking opportunities to up and coming diverse alternative dispute resolution professionals who have historically not been included in meaningful participation in the field of alternative dispute resolution.
Connecting with the right networks — and […]

21October, 2019

Pro Bono Week 2019 Starts October 20: Get Involved in Massachusetts Now!

Pro Bono Week in the legal profession is underway nationwide. The ABA is highlighting domestic and sexual violence survivors’ need for legal assistance. Massachusetts lawyers can get involved by joining MassProBono.
Pro Bono work isn’t just a professional responsibility and individual ethical commitment for each lawyer — it’s an intelligent time investment to make. Volunteers are […]

3October, 2019

NEW! Immigration Lawyers Support: Monthly Online Discussion Group

IMMIGRATION LAWYERS SUPPORT is a Monthly Online Discussion Group for lawyers practicing immigration law — launching October 21, 2019!
Join peers in this Free & Confidential support group to participate in monthly discussions about sources of stress uniquely related to practicing immigration law. These meetings are much more than a webinar — you’ll need a webcam […]

18September, 2019

Updates from SuperMom: Monthly Support for Lawyers + Law Students

Our Free & Confidential monthly support meetings for mothers in the legal profession will return from summer break on September 25, 2019!
With the first monthly meeting of SuperMom of this school year approaching, we invite lawyers, law students, and judges in Massachusetts who are mothers to join. Find details and register here. In collaboration with the […]

4September, 2019

Practicing Self-Care: Tips for Lawyers + Law Students to Avoid Burnout

September is Self-Care Awareness Month! Here’s what lawyers and law students need to do to stay balanced in a challenging profession.
At this time last year, Elon Musk was making headlines about sleep deprivation — which was a great opportunity to discuss why it’s so hard for lawyers to prioritize self-care. Elon Musk ended up resigning from his […]

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 […]

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 […]