If You Want Happy Clients, Don’t Confuse Them
As a lawyer, it is your job to help clients navigate the confusing, and unforgiving, legal system. We lawyers can often forget that we […]Read more
Small Firm Lawyer Reality Check: Is There Really a Key to Success?
It turns out there is no key to success. It’s just a metaphor to sell the idea that success can be achieved with one, […]Read more
What to Do When Clients Demand More for Less
Have you ever put something on Craigslist, only to have potential buyers low-ball you so low that “dirt cheap” sounded good? Or, if you […]Read more
Mediating Mass Torts, Class, and Consolidated Cases
When it comes to mediating mass tort, class, complex, or just massive, cases, fashioning a resolution that all the parties can live with, and […]Read more
Does Your Firm Need a Data Analytics Officer?
Littler Mendelson has been making legal headlines over the recent hiring of a Chief Data Analytics Officers. The role is designed to head up […]Read more
Niche Legal Practices Areas That Have Taken Off in Recent Years
The bad news is some practice areas are gone. The good news is others are taking their place. According to reports, scores of new […]Read more
Tips for Your Law Firm Succession Planning
It’s just wrong to let someone else make your estate plan without you, so why would you let anybody plan law firm succession without […]Read more
Lawyer Things to Do for National Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Day
Since 2010, the month of January has been designated as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, and in 2007, January 11 was declared […]Read more
Can the Chief Justice Stop Judicial Sexual Harassment?
In the 2017 year end report drafted by Chief Justice John Roberts, in addition to applauding the successes of the federal judiciary, he acknowledges […]Read more
Pros and Cons of Becoming an Environmental Lawyer
You may love the outdoors — until you get caught in a hailstorm. Being an environmental lawyer can be like that, too. You may […]Read more