Virtual Practice


Thomson Reuters Product Spotlight

How to Overcome Client Demands by Delivering Better Service

By | Dec.13.17 | No Comments

Are you challenged to meet the expectations of clients who want more value without paying for it? You’re in good company. According to the Thomson Reuters 2017 State of U.S. Small Law Firms Study, 59 …Continue reading »


Virtual Law Practice

Urban Lawyers, Rural Clients: Tech Considerations

By | Oct.26.17 | No Comments

Most legal professionals would agree that the profession is saturated. With so many lawyers out there, there is heavy competition for clients. But as I wrote about in “Representing Rural Clients from a Big-City Office,” …Continue reading »


Virtual Law

Representing Rural Clients from a Big-City Office: Think Beyond Technology

By | Sep.26.17 | No Comments

In rural areas across the U.S., people are experiencing a unique legal problem: Lawyers are hard to find. Aging rural lawyers are retiring, and no one is around to replace them. This means criminal defendants are …Continue reading »


Virtual Togetherness

Working from Home? Use the Right Tools

By | May.24.16 | 1 Comment

Working from home — even for part of the time — has many advantages. It saves money on office space, reduces time wasted on commuting, and may even help you achieve greater work-life balance. According to …Continue reading »


The Virtual Law Office

Avoiding Isolation in a Virtual Law Practice

By | Jun.05.14 | 1 Comment

You may have contemplated joining a virtual law firm at some point, or creating your own virtual practice. Aside from the initial technological hurdle, a virtual practice can be an easy and welcome new reality. The joy of …Continue reading »


FREE BONUS DOWNLOAD

New Math, New Money: New Download!

By | Feb.03.14 | 2 Comments

Yes, it seems we’ve been talking about the big changes coming to the legal profession for a very long time. But when the shift starts making headlines in the general media, it begins to seem more real. …Continue reading »


Workstyles

What Do You Mean by “Virtual Law Firm”?

By | Oct.10.13 | 6 Comments

Virtual Law Practice. The legal industry has not experienced such a trendy concept since “per stirpes” hit the scene back in the day. The virtual concept must be doing something right, though, because it is …Continue reading »


Interview

Stephanie Kimbro: The Next Lawyering Frontier

By | Feb.20.13 | 4 Comments

Stephanie Kimbro will speak on “The Consumer Law Revolution: Lawyer Collaboration with Branded Networks” at the Lawyernomics 2013 conference in Las Vegas on April 27. Her topic is a hot one—and as author of three …Continue reading »


TRENDS

Can an Online Lawyer Network Bring You Business?

By | Dec.17.12 | 8 Comments

To some lawyers, the phrase “legal services industry” is a series of bad words. Out with the collegial profession, in with commoditizing legal “products.” But that’s a very shortsighted view. The emergence of the legal services …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Ring Around the Future!

By | Oct.05.12 | 1 Comment

Okay, we know the business of practicing law is in transition. (Some say “crisis”). It is evolving into … something. But what? That’s the question the College of Law Practice Management wrestles with each year …Continue reading »