Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 35: Lean Marketing Strategies

The 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast gets Lean this week, when Larry Port talks about the concept of Lean marketing for lawyers.  A lot of time and budget that goes into marketing can be wasted unless you measure how successful your efforts are. Learn some metrics that you can start tracking today and discover how to […]

evolution of the legal profession

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 […]

National Mental Health Day for Law Schools

National Mental Health Day for Law Schools- March 28, 2018

It’s no secret that law students face a number of stressors while in school. These issues only seem to skyrocket after graduation. As we noted in our recent investigative report on mental health and substance abuse in the legal profession, 28% of licensed, employed lawyers suffer depression, 19% demonstrate symptoms of anxiety, and 21% qualify as problem […]

bestselling book at aba techshow: the lean law firm

Bestselling Book at ABA TECHSHOW: The Lean Law Firm

  The book I published with my co-author, Dave Maxfield, The Lean Law Firm: Run Your Firm Like the World’s Most Efficient and Profitable Businesses, sold more copies than any ABA-published book this year or last at TECHSHOW. It turns out we may have introduced the right topic at the right time: Dan Katz mentioned […]

The Law Firm of the Future

The Law Firm of the Future (Infographic)

Are you a legal luddite? With so many technological advancements in the industry popping up constantly, you may fear that this newfound technology will threaten your job in the legal profession. Not at all! In fact, embracing technology is just one of the many factors that will keep your firm up-to-date and appealing to new […]

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 […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 33: Lawyers, Depression, and Substance Abuse

This week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast focuses on a very important topic: Lawyers and depression. Larry Port interviews Christine Bilbrey, the Senior Practice Management Advisor at The Florida Bar who also heads up a special committee on mental health and wellness for Florida lawyers. In this episode, Christine talks with Larry about the pervasiveness of […]

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 […]