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ABA Journal Blawg 100 Hall of Fame“The bloggers of AttorneyatWork truly fulfill the promise of their slogan: “One really good idea every day for enterprising lawyers.” Law practice management may not be for the faint of heart, but the tips and tricks offered by this blog can make it easier.” — ABA Journal Blawg 100 Hall of Fame

One Really Good Idea Every Day for Enterprising Lawyers

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Just ask the experts. Attorney at Work contributors know their stuff. Authors from the vanguard of law practice management zero in on exactly what you need to get your law practice off the bunny slope.

The material you find at Attorney at Work is original — the real deal — from the best in the business (check out our Experts pages for everyone’s bio.) You’ll also find a bunch of additional features:


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Behind Attorney at Work

Joan Feldman is Editor-in-Chief of Attorney at Work. A writer and editor, she has created, steered and contributed to myriad leading practice management publications over more than 30 years. She is a Trustee of the College of Law Practice Management. As editorial director at Feldcomm, her clients have included the American Bar Association (where she was managing editor of “Law Practice magazine for more than a dozen years), American Association of Neurological Surgeons, American Association of Law Librarians, and Trade Show Executive. Contact her at joan@attorneyatwork.com and follow her at @joanHfeldman(Read Joan’s articles on Attorney at Work here.) 

Mark Feldman is Publisher of Attorney at Work. An award-winning art director, he is president of Feldcomm, a Chicago-based design communications and custom publishing firm, and a founder of Trade Show Executive Media. His work has been recognized by the American Center for Design 100 Show, Print Magazine Regional Design Annual, New York Art Directors Club Annual, Corporate Identity, AIGA Annual, the Boston Art Directors Club Annual, APEX, TABBIE and Folio: Magazine Ozzie Award. Contact him at mark@attorneyatwork.com.

Joy M. White is Senior Editor at Attorney at Work and a contributing author. As principal of JMW Editorial Services, Joy is an editor and writer who has been crafting publications, features and marketing materials for more than two decades. Joy was previously editor of the ABA’s “Law Practice magazine, as well as managing editor of research publications for The Appraisal Institute.

Merrilyn Astin Tarlton was a founding partner of Attorney at Work and is the author of the book “Getting Clients: For Lawyers Starting Out or Starting Over.” She has been helping lawyers think differently about the business of practicing law since 1984. She consults with legal organizations, lawyers and law firm management groups on their various roles as lawyers, leaders and businesspeople. Merrilyn has been an Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and has lectured at the University of Colorado Law School. A founder and early president of the Legal Marketing Association, she was inducted into the inaugural class of the LMA Hall of Fame in 2007. In 1996, she became a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management and ultimately served as President of the Board of Trustees for three terms. Also a respected author and speaker, Merrilyn was Editor-in-Chief of the American Bar Association’s “Law Practice magazine for nine years. Contact her at mat@astintarlton.com. (Read Merrilyn’s articles on Attorney at Work here.)

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