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Senior Associate And Family Dead In What Authorities Are Calling A Murder-Suicide

Our thoughts are with the family and colleagues of the deceased during this difficult time.
Tags: Law, Deaths, Small Law Firms, Murder Suicide, Luke Karpinski, Justine Wilber

Solo Practice As The Work-Life Balance Solution: How Motherhood Led Me To Law Firm Ownership

Motherhood can drive your success in other areas of the legal profession.
Tags: Law, Work-life balance, Motherhood, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms, MothersEsquire, Sarah Feldman Horowitz

How To Evolve Into A Tech-Savvy Law Firm [Sponsored]

A can't miss webinar on April 2 at 1 p.m. ET. Learn how a tech-savvy business can increase its revenue.
Tags: Technology, Law, Pwc, Biglaw, Legal Technology, Clio, Webinars, Sponsored Content, Webcast, Small Law Firms

How To Increase Profits And Stay Organized By Running A Lean Law Firm [Sponsored]

In this March 20 webinar, learn what it means to be a Lean law firm and how to employ systems-thinking to see your firm from a new perspective. 
Tags: Law, Rocket Matter, Sponsored Content, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms

Get Some Traction With A Call To Action

If and when the prospect is ready to hire a lawyer, you’ll be at the front of their mind.
Tags: Law, Small Law Firms

Why Are Some Transactional Attorneys So Afraid Of Going To Court?

There's really nothing to be scared about. Litigation is oftentimes more flexible than most people might think.
Tags: Law, Litigators, Small Law Firms, Jordan Rothman, Transactional Lawyers

What To Do When You Hate Your Son-In-Law: A Practical Lesson In Estate Planning

There is no law that you must like your son-in-law. The law, however, presumes that you do like your child enough to include her in your estate.
Tags: Law, Small Law Firms, Trusts and Estates, Cori A. Robinson, Disinheritance, Gillian Williams, Julie Fairs

Four Law Firm Partners Die In Plane Crash

The attorneys were returning from a meeting with a prospective client when the plane crashed.
Tags: Law, Deaths, Plane Crash, Eric Peterson, Small Law Firms, Edwin Mortell, Heather Bridwell, Matthew Fiorello

How To Use Speaking Engagements To Build Your Practice

Here are a few things that you can do before, during, and after speaking engagements to maximize their effectiveness.
Tags: Law, Advice, Uncategorized, Public Speaking, Small Law Firms, Kerriann Stout

The Tyranny of Fair Use (Part III): A Judge’s Critique, Explosive Data, and One Sad Saga

The increasingly muddy morass of the “fair use” doctrine.
Tags: Law, Copyright, Intellectual Property, Fair Use, Pierre Leval, Small Law Firms, Scott Alan Burroughs

If You Are Caught Stealing $760 In Florida, Your Law License Will Be Suspended For Three Years

This opinion serves as a warning to those who are thinking about stealing from clients or the church collection plate.
Tags: Florida, Law, Legal Ethics, Small Law Firms, Steven Chung, Jacquiline Kinsella

Now, THIS Is How You Build An Absolute Powerhouse Litigation Practice

The firm wants nothing but the best of the best.
Tags: Law, Quote Of The Day, Small Law Firms, Boutique Law Firms, Lateral Moves, John Pierce, Pierce Bainbridge

Lawyers Wonder: Is The Money Worth The Cost?

People want to feel as if what they do matters.
Tags: Money, Law, Careers, Biglaw, Small Law Firms, Old Lady Lawyer, Jill Switzer

Virginia May Become A Little Less Discriminatory, But It’s Still In The Yellow Zone

Many of the significant issues with the statute remain.
Tags: Law, Virginia, Family law, Surrogacy, Small Law Firms, I Want To Put A Baby In You, Ellen Trachman, Yellow Zone

Student Debt Makes It Very Difficult to Start A Law Firm

Think you can start your own firm as soon as you graduate from law school? Think again.
Tags: Law, Student Loans, Small Law Firms, Jordan Rothman

Old Money, Same Issues: Lessons From The 5th Century In Organizing Your Estate

Clear direction and organization will ensure a smooth and hopefully expeditious estate administration.
Tags: Law, Small Law Firms, Trusts and Estates, Cori A. Robinson

Attorney In Hot Water After Referring To A Judge As A Succubus

The appeals court is having none of this BS.
Tags: Law, Sexism, Small Law Firms, The Jabot, Benjamin Pavone

Back To The Future With Housecalls

House calls give lawyers an easy way to stand out and clients may appreciate the convenience.
Tags: Law, Small Law Firms

Will California Lawyers Have To Pay For Malpractice Insurance?

There could be a negative impact on access to justice if lawyers statewide had to raise their fees to cover the costly insurance.
Tags: Law, California, State Bar of California, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms, Malpractice Insurance, Lyle Moran

Law Firm Sues Associate Who Quit After 1 Year

This is why you should always read contracts carefully.
Tags: Law, Contracts, Small Law Firms, Associate Attrition, Jane Megan Daily, Preis PLC

Law Firm Wows With Mega Clerkship Bonuses That Beat The Market

This elite firm is coming over the top of the market on clerkship bonuses.
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Clerks, Small Law Firms, Boutique Law Firms, Clerkships, Law Clerks, Clerkship Bonuses, Dovel & Luner LLP

Pro Tip: Don’t Call The Prosecutor You’re Facing A ‘Little Girl’

Unless you're facing Dougie Anne Howser, Esq., stop calling professional women girls.
Tags: Law, Sexism, Legal Ethics, Small Law Firms, The Jabot, Clifford Woodards II, Heather Washington, Dougie Anne Howser Esq

From Lawyer To Legal Tech

An interview with Tom Livne, CEO Of Verbit, AI-driven Transcription
Tags: Technology, Law, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms, Verbit, Tom Livne

From Biglaw To Solo Practitioner To Author: Balancing A Fulfilling Legal Career With The Rest Of Your Life

A true story about being a lawyer and a children's book author.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Biglaw, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms, The Jabot, Jill Diamond

Every Lawyer Should Have An Exit Strategy

Selling a law practice can be more problematic than other professional practices.
Tags: Law, Succession Planning, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms, Steven Chung

Associates Should Share Salary Information With Each Other

Sharing salary information is only awkward if firms use ignorance to take advantage of attorneys who should be earning more money.
Tags: Money, Law, Biglaw, Small Law Firms, Associate Salaries, Jordan Rothman

Trusts And Estates, Presidents’ Day Edition

Presidents die with the same concerns as regular citizens. In the trusts and estates world, this means they pass with or without a will.
Tags: Law, Government, Presidents, Small Law Firms, Trusts and Estates, Cori A. Robinson

Legal Podcasts to Meet all your Buzzword Needs [Sponsored]

It was a month of buzzwords at Legal Talk Network. Recent episodes explored topics like the opioid crisis, serial killer John Wayne Gacy, blockchain, and more from a legal perspective.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Fox, Blockchain, John Wayne Gacy, Legal Talk Network, Sponsored Content, Small Law Firms, LegalWeek, Proven Innocent

Prosecutors Trying Not To Piss Away Another R. Kelly Prosecution

There's another pee tape, because of course there's another pee tape.
Tags: Celebrities, Crime, Law, Rape, Sexual Abuse, R. Kelly, Small Law Firms, Michael Avenatti, Piss Away Another R Kelly Prosecution