Law Practice Management


Friday Five+ Tech Tips

Tech Tips: Best Note-Taking Apps and Tactics

By | Mar.27.15 | 1 Comment

For our new Friday Five+ Tech Tips, we’ve invited a dream team of law practice technology experts to tell us their best advice for tackling the everyday tech quandaries that plague us all, to help your practice run …Continue reading »


Technology In Practice

Five Tips for Running a Lean Law Practice

By | Mar.24.15 | No Comments

We’ve all seen how technology can help level the playing field, allowing smaller firms and solos to compete with larger rivals and scale quickly to meet clients’ needs. That’s good news for small firms and clients …Continue reading »


One of a Kind

Put Your Creativity to Work (Yes, You)

By | Mar.16.15 | 1 Comment

Almost everyone accepts that we are in a time of radical change in the legal industry. Demand for legal services is flat. Entrepreneurs are finding ways to leverage technology to pick away at work — …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Conventional Wisdom Be Damned!

By | Mar.13.15 | No Comments

This Friday, let’s clear the decks and lay down some fresh thinking. You know, the kind that changes up the way you do things, results in better service to your clients, makes people in the …Continue reading »


Nothing But the Ruth!

Is Paternity Leave for Lawyers an Oxymoron?

By | Mar.09.15 | No Comments

Recently I attended the Dad 2.0 Summit, a conference for men who blog about fatherhood. I didn’t realize there was such a strong community among dad bloggers. They are active parents and exceptionally genuine about …Continue reading »



Law Practice Management

Managing Risk: What If Your Assumptions Are Wrong?

By | Feb.19.15 | No Comments

Everyone makes assumptions. You might be surprised, though, at how many malpractice claims result merely from a lawyer working under a false assumption. Take the attorney who allows her workload to grow beyond a reasonable level — she …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Things Lawyers Say They Love About the Cloud

By | Jan.23.15 | 1 Comment

In nearly seven years of building and leading a company that provides practice management solutions for the legal profession, you hear a lot about the pains and joys of being a lawyer. I’ve engaged with hundreds …Continue reading »


The New LexisNexis Firm Manager Emerges 

By | Dec.04.14 | 4 Comments

In February 2014, LexisNexis relaunched the original 2011 Firm Manager, its online law practice management program for solo and small firm lawyers. Why the original product didn’t gain much traction isn’t relevant, because the new Firm Manager shines. Still, its development history provides some …Continue reading »


One of a Kind

Bad Growth: Destructive to Your Law Practice

By | Dec.02.14 | 2 Comments

The focus of “One of a Kind” has been on growth. Growth that’s good. The steps and strategies identified in prior posts — establishing a niche expertise, a compelling personal brand and a robust content marketing strategy — will …Continue reading »