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 […]

11July, 2019

PerfectIt: Your Legal Proofreader [Product Review]

Is there any reason why a lawyer wouldn’t want a tech tool to help with legal citations? Find out how PerfectIt can help you save time, reduce mistakes, and improve the quality of your final product.
In my third year of law school, I served as the editor-in-chief of my school’s law review. I remember the […]

2July, 2019

Tips for Divorce Lawyers to Help Clients Avoid Tech Mistakes [Guest Post]

Clients eager to help their cases often make mistakes using technology. Here’s guidance to keep your clients’ tech use in line.
We thank Sharon D. Nelson, Esq., John W. Simek, and Michael C. Maschke at Sensei Enterprises, Inc. for this helpful guest post!

Lawyers know from personal experience how consuming technology can be. And they know how easy it […]

13June, 2019

Proposals for ABA TECHSHOW 2020 Due June 21st!

ABA TECHSHOW is THE premier legal technology conference — and is calling for proposals for its 2020 conference, running from February 26 – 29 in Chicago.
Using technology can be critical to your success as a lawyer — but it depends on how you use it. As technology rapidly advances, it can feel overwhelming to stay informed […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]