law firm vs in-house

Law Firms vs. In-House Counsel In a Changing Legal Environment

I appreciate data-driven reporting as much as the next guy, but hearing from the trenches, from the people who are actually doing the work, who are experiencing and adjusting to changes in the legal profession, is meaningful in ways that analyzing raw numbers only doesn’t always provide. Such was the case at Bloomberg’s inaugural Big Law Business […]

A Guide to Starting Your Own Law Firm

Whether you’re fresh out of law school or thinking of leaving a large firm, the thought of starting your own law firm may seem daunting. Here’s a brief outline that will make branching out on your own a little easier. Business Plan Don’t start your law firm without a business plan. The plan outlines the […]

Maximizing productivity

A Simple Daily Routine to Maximize Productivity

You can use the Pomodoro Technique to focus on one task at a time, and adhere to the principles of effective calendaring, checklists, and touching tasks only once. But operating at optimal productivity every day starts with the simple and so-obvious-it’s-overlooked premise: preparing for the next day by writing down and prioritizing tasks. The Ivy […]

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[Webinar] Walk a Mile in Their Shoes: How Law Firms Deliver Exceptional Client Service

The better firms are at communicating with their clients, the better they will be at serving their clients. The better your firm serves its clients, the better the experience. A great experience with your law firm means happy clients, and happy clients will continue to hire you and recommend your firm to everyone. When: Thursday, […]

Rocket Academy: Law Firm Marketing and Business Development

3 New Law Firm Videos on Cybersecurity, Freelance Attorneys and Kanban Boards

Rocket Academy provides online educational videos for lawyers, taught by industry leaders who discuss law practice management, marketing, productivity, and technology tools, tips, and strategies, to help law firms become more efficient, adapt, and grow. Here are three new videos that were added to the collection. Cybersecurity: How to Protect Your Law Firm Data Learn […]

iPad App: TrialTouch – All-In-One Trial Presentation App

Do you dream of seamlessly presenting exhibits without fumbling through paper files or accessing multiple apps? Ever wanted an app that collects documents, plays videos and displays medical animations with ease at trial? Well, look no further than TrialTouch. According to the app’s creator, DK Global, TrialTouch aims to “simplify complicated trial software, reduce the […]

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Top 10 Legal Blogs on Running a Law Firm

A few folks I met recently at a conference had kind things to say about this blog and asked if I could recommend other blogs that cover the business and practice of law; blogs that are useful to both solos and larger law firms. I promised a blog post (naturally) and here it is: an […]

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[Webinar] Using Kanban to Become a More Agile Attorney

Every day more attorneys and legal teams are turning to Lean and Agile methodologies to improve their delivery of legal services. This webinar will introduce you to Kanban, one of the easiest Agile tools to adopt but one of the most powerful for improving project management and driving process improvement. Kanban, which translates to “card” […]