How to Be a Rainmaker Without Networking
Facebook gave us endless ‘friends,’ although most Facebook friends are fake. So in the evolution of social media, has networking turned into “fake-friending”? Or […]Read more
Top 5 Reasons to Bolt From Your Firm
You can find as many reasons as you want to leave your law firm: the boss is a jerk; advancement is unlikely; the hours […]Read more
When Does Another Lawyer’s Computer Bill Become Yours?
When you think about how much your law partner’s new computer cost, you know instinctively that the bill is also your bill. It’s Partnership […]Read more
When Life Happens and You Can’t Make Court: What Do You Do?
Life can be a wonderful, albeit chaotic, and hopefully long and bounteous event for most attorneys. The chaos, though key to providing the variance […]Read more
Are Your Law Firm Videos Really Helping?
Many lawyers are frustrated actors, but that doesn’t mean they should be making movies. After all, how many people actually want to watch a […]Read more
3 Tips for Hiring Contract Attorneys to Make Appearances
Sometimes scheduling conflicts cannot be fixed. While you may be able to perform super-human feats, being in two places at the same time just […]Read more
What to Do When Your Judge Is a Creep
The judge asked an accused prostitute whether she did it because she liked the money or because she liked the action. Other times, he […]Read more
Judge Makes Rule So Women Can Speak More in Court
If there were a poster boy for an old boys club, Judge Jack B. Weinstein could pose for the picture. He’s white, male, and […]Read more
Should a Non-Lawyer Head Your Law Firm?
Non-lawyers running law firms — what could possibly go wrong? “Human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together, mass hysteria!” Maybe that’s an over-reaction, but […]Read more
Should Lawyers Have a Customer Loyalty Program?
At one time, customer loyalty punch-cards likely took up a significant portion of your wallet or purse. You had your favorite sub sandwich shop’s […]Read more