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Lawyers Weigh in: The Best Legal Blogs in the Industry

  Content today is being consumed online more widely, more quickly, and more voraciously than ever before. In fact, there are hundreds of millions of blogs alone.  So how do you sort through all of them to find the best legal ones around? A good place to start is the ABA Journal Web 100, which features the […]

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Four Trends Shaping the Legal Profession

  We are living in a time of major transformation. While technology and access to data are influencing many aspects of our lives, such as how we do business, how we shop, and how our children learn, a shift in priorities and mindset are also at play in 2018 and driving significant change. This holds […]

Legal Freedom Fighters

Legal Freedom Fighter Series: Francesca A. Rehal

  We’ve seen it repeatedly throughout our history: When people’s rights are threatened, it’s the lawyers who step up to the plate. Some are true Freedom Fighters, and they deserve special recognition. That’s why each month, we will feature lawyers who are really making a difference. Today, we are proud to feature Francesca A. Rehal. Francesca A. Rehal is […]

Top Five Ways to Avoid Stress in the Legal Profession

  As we’ve covered extensively in our series on depression and substance abuse, lawyers fight these issues more than most other professions. However, it doesn’t have to be that way.  Finding ways to manage the stress and establish work/life balance, according to Caitlin Hoff, Health and Safety Investigator at Consumer Safety.org,  is key for lawyers to avoid […]

Best Swag at ABA TECHSHOW 2018 (Hint: It’s Not the Puppies)

Well, ABA TECHSHOW is well underway this year. Sessions are great, everyone is mingling and networking, and the exhibit hall is full of energy. So you know what that means? It’s time for a roundup up the best swag of the show! But…where are the puppies? There are NO puppies. Trust me, we’ve looked. They […]

Rocket Matter Now Integrates with Smith.ai’s Virtual Receptionists

  Remember when Bob Ambrogi named the greatest challenges faced by small law firms back in 2016? Those same issues—controlling costs, reducing administrative burdens, acquiring new clients, and more—are still preventing many boutique practices and solo attorneys from achieving their full potential. Just last month, we cited lawyers whose struggles continue to include: “Finding excellent […]