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LAWYER STARTUPS

10 Minutes with Legal Tech Entrepreneur Gary Kinder

By | Mar.09.17 | No Comments

Legal technology entrepreneur Gary Kinder earned a law degree, but he didn’t go straight into the law. Instead, he taught writing at his alma mater, became a published author himself, and began traveling the country …Continue reading »


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10 Minutes With Legal Tech Entrepreneur Abdi Shayesteh

By | Feb.16.17 | No Comments

From serial entrepreneur to working lawyer and back again, Abdi Shayesteh (sha-YES–tay) has never lost the urge to start and run businesses. After 14 years in corporate, bank regulatory and financial transactions law, Shayesteh chose to …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Five Tips for Starting Your Own Law Firm

By | Dec.09.16 | 2 Comments

When I graduated from law school in 2010, legal jobs were hard to find. After a brief stint as a staff attorney, I wasn’t optimistic about finding a job that would fulfill the dreams that led me …Continue reading »


Interview

Shantelle Argyle, Enterprising Lawyer

By | Jun.28.16 | No Comments

Who are these “enterprising lawyers”? Look for the more engaged and happier lawyers in the crowd. Deeply invested in the power of the work they do, they have ample interests beyond the practice of law …Continue reading »


Product Spotlight

Starting a Law Firm: Never a Dumb Question

By | Mar.03.16 | No Comments

The following is an excerpt from the MyCase e-book “Starting a Law Firm: Never a Dumb Question” by Edward Poll. “There is no such thing as a dumb question.” This has been the commonly repeated mantra of teachers …Continue reading »



Office Overhead Savings

Five Things to Look for in Shared Office Space

By | Oct.07.15 | 3 Comments

Law firms have long been known for sprawling offices, where even the most junior associates get their own private workspace. While that’s changing as larger firms adopt standard-size offices, open floor plans and clustered workstations, …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 »


Interview

Enterprising Lawyer Daniel Lewis

By | Sep.22.15 | 1 Comment

It’s unavoidably true: The business of practicing law is changing. And what it means to do a lawyer’s work is changing right along with it. From time to time at Attorney at Work, we tip …Continue reading »


Hello Solo!

Not Just for Solos: Seven Startup Tips

By | Jul.02.15 | 2 Comments

In a few months, I will celebrate my third anniversary as a solo practitioner. Without question, this experience has been the most rewarding of my nearly 16 years practicing labor and employment law. In reflecting …Continue reading »