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The Friday 5: Gift Guide for Lawyers

Five Holiday Gifts That Celebrate 2016

By | Dec.02.16 | No Comments

As we usher in the holiday season, there is no doubt that 2016 has been an audacious year, from hurricanes to the Rio Olympics to the U.S. presidential election. So, as you shop for your …Continue reading »


Futures Week

Will Alternative Business Structures Fly?

By | Sep.27.16 | No Comments

As always, the College of Law Practice Management’s Futures Conference featured wonderful speakers — and the theme this year, “What will Law Look Like in 2026?,” brought out some provocative proposals. Today, Reid Trautz runs …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Lawyer’s Gift Guide: Time to Tech the Halls

By | Nov.20.15 | No Comments

It’s been more than a decade since I launched my annual Holiday Gift Guide for Lawyers to provide ideas for friends and family rather than have them select yet another gift plastered with the scales of …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Holiday Gift Guide for Lawyers in Your Life

By | Nov.15.13 | 2 Comments

For the past nine years, ReidMyBlog’s Reid Trautz has been publishing his annual guide to holiday gifts coveted by lawyers — just in time to inspire families and friends of lawyers to choose just the right thing. …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Relax and Take Five for Yourself!

By | Jun.21.13 | No Comments

As of 1:04 a.m. EST, it’s officially summer! And about darn time. Since we’re feeling the celebratory summer solstice joy today, we’re revisiting one of our favorite posts, with well-timed advice on ways to enjoy …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Take Five for You

By | Nov.02.12 | 1 Comment

The life of a lawyer, especially a solo or small firm practitioner, is often stressful. Stress itself is not necessarily a bad thing. Our body’s reaction to stress actually helps us to meet the sudden …Continue reading »