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Trade Shows, Legal Tech and Connecting

We are pretty excited to be going back to ABA TECHSHOW this year. We had a great experience last year and met a lot of...

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First Steps for Your Legal Matter

As they say, you don't need an attorney until you need an attorney. And then, more then likely, you aren't really in a...

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Attorneys and Data Analytics to Improve Efficiency

While the legal industry is continuing to adopt technology to grow and manage their law firms, the next hurdle is...

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Better Connections Means A Better Practice

We are on the road for a few events. The best part of it is chatting with actual attorneys about their practices, their...

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Legal Tech and the User Experience

Both my Mac laptop and iPhone were updated this week. Love it when they release new stuff! The enhancements weren't...

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Legal Tech Adoption and Next Generation Tools

Well, it's kind of obvious we are fans of legal tech. We are founded by attorneys who saw the value of implementing...

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Access to Justice and Attorneys

There has been a lot of discussion about allowing non-attorneys to offer legal advice. Obviously, there are some, well,...

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Efficiency... some great tactics to get there!

We’ve written about Time Management before. Our Improving Your Invoicing Practices and Managing Resources … and How to...

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Legal Technology Consolidation Effects

Players in the legal technology industry recently announced exciting integrations and acquisitions. Several software...

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Tech Competence is Accessible for Attorneys!

In 2012, the American Bar Association’s House of Delegates revised its Model Rules of Professional Conduct to include...

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A Health Evaluation for Your Solo and Small Law Practice

A law practice’s health can be undermined by performance challenges, spending habits, and management policies. These...

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5 Tips for Working Remotely as an Attorney

Technology has empowered attorneys to work remotely. In fact, a recent survey by Robert Half Legal found that the...

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Wait, I Know How to Use Commas Correctly, Right?

We recently wrote a post about the importance of good grammar called Using Punctuation to Make Your Point. In that...

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Dealing with Stress

Yeah, we know. A lot has been written about it. But as we face the middle of August and the end of summers and...

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The College Grad's Guide to Networking for Attorneys

College graduates know that if they don’t network, they probably won’t find work--or at least not work that’s as...

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Using Punctuation to Make Your Point

Grammar and punctuation matters. Misused punctuation marks can obscure the intentions of a written argument, court...

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Why An Attorney Didn't Take Your Case

You may think finding an attorney would be easy, and you may be wondering why an attorney didn’t respond or take your...

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Managing Resources... and How to Add Them

There really aren’t enough hours in the day for most attorneys. They work long hours, spend more hours than they want...

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Holidays and Vacations... Some Thoughts

With the long 4th of July weekend quickly approaching - or for some of you it's already here - my thoughts turned to...

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Are You Really Ready to Hire an Attorney?

It’s a more nuanced question than you might think. Clients want to hire an attorney as soon as they have to deal with a...

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Overcoming Reservations that Keep You from Legal Tech

Law firms that use legal technology are poised for growth, according to a recent study by Wolters Kluwer. But attorneys...

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Counteracting Loneliness as a Solo Attorney

Starting your own practice as a solo attorney is hard work. A lot of work, both professional and emotional, goes into...

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5 Tips for Managing Stress as a Lawyer

Stress is present in all professions. But, it is endemic in the legal profession. And unchecked stress breads...

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Five Tips for Building Rapport with Potential Clients

Many people who need legal services consult lawyers, but the lawyers they consult often aren’t the ones they hire. 

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The Advantages of Case Management Tools for Clients

The 2018 Survey of U.S. Legal Technologies examined the standing of legal technology solutions for non-lawyers. It...

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How to Transition Your Practice Toward Legal Technology

Wolters Kluwer, a technology and software solutions provider, recently published its 2019 Future Ready Lawyer Survey...

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Teaching Legal Tech to Lawyers & Law Students

The topic is not a new one. In fact, it has been around for quite a while. And while many law schools are providing the...

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Securing Your Digital Self

When you’re looking for a law practice to take your case, you may not think about that practice’s information security...

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Making & Keeping Connections to Build Your Community

We all have the same opportunities to make new connections. Sometimes, we are just not ready for them, or simply too...

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Improving Your Invoicing Practices

Invoices are formatted to be efficient. They are “get in and get out” documents, so to speak.

Even so, when the goal...

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Technology Literacy in the Legal Industry

When we were at the American Bar Association’s (ABA) TECHSHOW, we networked with many law schools interested in...

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Quality of Care and the Law

There are Facebook pages, Instagram accounts, and websites where people can vent about their bad experiences with...

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Using legal tech to drive efficiency is the name of the game... or is it?

Everyone wants to be efficient. Doesn’t matter what you are doing. And let’s face it, we’re all a bit stressed out. We...

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What to Know If You Know Nothing About Legal Tech

When we hired several interns a few months ago, they admitted that they knew very little about the legal tech industry,...

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Highlights from the ABA TECHSHOW

We had a great time at the ABA TECHSHOW. As first time exhibitors, we learned a lot at the event. In the hopes that it...

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First Time at the TECHSHOW

We’re here at the Hyatt Regency Chicago for the American Bar Association’s (ABA) 2019 TECHSHOW--and we mean it...