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Every Lawyer’s Investigative Research Database

By | Sep.29.15 | 1 Comment

If you are just opening your practice or can’t afford to hire a private investigator when you need one, consider applying for a subscription to an investigative database such as TLOxp, and do your own …Continue reading »

Friday Five+ Tech Tips

Must-Have Tech Tools to Start Up a Law Practice

By | Sep.25.15 | No Comments

What’s the “bare minimum” technology a lawyer needs to start up a solo law practice today? For this month’s Friday 5+ Tech Tips, we asked the practice management experts for their best advice for startups. Jim …Continue reading »

Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Tech Tips for Teams: Smart Collaboration Tools

By | Aug.28.15 | 1 Comment

In Friday Five+ Tech Tips, we invite law practice management and technology experts to share their favorite tips and tricks for tackling everyday quandaries that can prevent you from keeping your practice humming along smoothly. In the …Continue reading »

All Mac Practice, Part Two

Lawyers Who Use Macs: Why They Do It and How

By | Aug.20.15 | 2 Comments

In Part One of this “all-Mac” series, “Still Want an All-Mac Law Office?,” we talked about what you need — hardware, software, cloud services and more — and how you can get your Mac law …Continue reading »

All Mac Practice, Part 1

Still Want an All-Mac Law Office? What You Need and How You Can Do It

By | Aug.19.15 | 11 Comments

Three years ago, I wrote a primer for Attorney at Work on setting up an all-Mac law office. For this new two-part series, in addition to updating that earlier article here, I’ve reached out to four …Continue reading »

Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Overwhelmed? Time Management Tips

By | Jul.31.15 | No Comments

What steps can you take to better manage your time so you’re truly more productive and less overwhelmed? For this month’s Friday 5+ Tech Tips, we asked the practice management experts for their best time management tip: a teensy tweak or trick …Continue reading »

Easy as 1-2-3

Beware the 4 Most Dangerous Outlook Features

By | Jul.29.15 | No Comments

Lurking in the shadows of your email routine are dangerous features that could jeopardize your law practice. Here are four that trip up even seasoned Microsoft Outlook users. 1. Auto-Complete You probably use the Auto-Complete feature every day, …Continue reading »

Smokeball Spotlight

Getting Serious About Your Solo or Small Firm

By | Jul.22.15 | No Comments

Running a small law firm is no easy feat. Aside from the fact that law school gives you little in the way of business or technology skills, there’s also the small matter of spending the …Continue reading »


Think Your Firm Is HIPAA-Compliant? Steps to Make Sure

By | Jul.06.15 | No Comments

If any of your clients are involved with health care, you know how highly regulated the field is. You may think you are complying with all the regulations and have lock-tight security measures in place …Continue reading »

Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Apps That Saved My … Vacation

By | Jun.26.15 | No Comments

With summer finally in full swing, we asked our legal technology dream team, “Which apps have saved your … vacation?” They’re telling their best tips for making travel less stressful, whether for work or play, so you …Continue reading »