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Is It Risky to Agree To Do Pro Bono Work?
By way of asking this question, I am hoping to capture the attention of those who are hesitant to ever agree to do pro bono work based upon a belief that the answer is yes. Truth be told, the correct answer to this one is actually “it depends.” To understand why, start...
6 Ways To Overcome Fear of Failure
Life begins at the end of your comfort zone ~ Neale Donald Walsh We’ve all been there. We are so morbidly afraid to fail. So afraid, in fact, we find ourselves paralyzed and simply can’t take the next step forward. Not one. And when it comes to starting a solo practice...
Free White Papers for Attorneys from ALPS
ALPS is pleased to bring the law community the following free downloadable (pdf) resources for improving your practices and managing risk more wisely. For over 25 years we've led the way in providing comprehensive liability insurance coverage, CLE, and other services to...
Is It Risky to Agree To Do Pro Bono Work?
By way of asking this question, I am hoping to capture the attention of those who are hesitant to ever agree to do pro bono work based upon a belief that the answer is yes. Truth be told, the correct answer to this one is actually “it depends.” To understand why, start...
6 Ways To Overcome Fear of Failure
Life begins at the end of your comfort zone ~ Neale Donald Walsh We’ve all been there. We are so morbidly afraid to fail. So afraid, in fact, we find ourselves paralyzed and simply can’t take the next step forward. Not one. And when it comes to starting a solo practice...
Free White Papers for Attorneys from ALPS
ALPS is pleased to bring the law community the following free downloadable (pdf) resources for improving your practices and managing risk more wisely. For over 25 years we've led the way in providing comprehensive liability insurance coverage, CLE, and other services to...
CLE Course "Ethics of Unbundling Legal Services" with Stephanie Kimbro
Ethics of Unbundling Legal Services Presented by Stephanie Kimbro, M.A., J.D. Wednesday, August 20, 2014 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern) This 1-hour seminar has been approved for credit in the following states: Delaware, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, South...
Getting Discovered Online as a New Solo (Thoughts from an SEO Luddite)
I have been a solo construction lawyer now for a few weeks past 4 years now and have, hopefully, learned a few things through trial and error (hopefully more of the first than the second). Since beginning my solo practice on July 1, 2010, I've "mused" at my construction...
10 Tips for Conquering Local Search for Solo & Small Firms
Editor’s note: When marketing or advertising your law firm, whether online or in print, always be sure to adhere to the ABA’s Model Rules of Professional Conduct and your state bar association’s specific code of ethics regarding marketing and advertising and client...