The Docket, the official publication of The Denver Bar Association, is looking for a young lawyer who recently hung their own shingle to write about it in an article to be published in the magazine. We are looking for a 600-1200 word article targeted to young lawyers, about your experience. Deadline is Sept. 2. Please […]


Join CBA member benefit provider Clio in Chicago from Sept. 22-23 for its annual Cloud Conference, where forward-thinking lawyers and cloud technology converge!  Hear from experts in their field who are shaping the rapidly-evolving legal technology landscape, and afterwards, mingle with colleagues or network with industry professionals. Clio Cloud Conference after hours events provide the […]


Tip of the Week from the LPM Department—Updating Internet Explorer, Why It’s Worth It

August 18, 2014

There are many reasons to keep all browsers up to date on all of your computers. This week we are focusing on the benefits of updating Internet Explorer to the most current version—Internet Explorer 11—popularly referred to as IE 11. Security: With each new version of Internet Explorer Microsoft boasts enhanced security; IE 11 is […]

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Hanging Your Shingle, Aug 14-16—Last Chance to Enroll!

August 13, 2014

The practice of law is demanding. Our profession demands we give it our best: our time, our intellect, our ethics – our best selves. Today’s legal world is also complex: in this vast ocean of constantly changing laws, technology and social media, where do you begin if you have decided to venture out on your […]

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Denver Workforce Development—Business Services, Small Business Loans, and Tax Credits for Firms

July 31, 2014

Business Services The Denver Office of Economic Development provides assistance to  businesses that are hiring, training and retaining new and existing employees.  Building and running a business is more than a full-time job.  Whether your firm is a start-up with just a few employees or a large corporate operation with thousands of professionals on your […]

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What You Should Consider When Starting A Solo Law Practice

July 29, 2014

When starting a solo or small practice, a lawyer has to consider many new business details that were unnecessary while working for a larger firm. How do taxes differ for sole proprietorships versus other entity types? What are the necessary business or trust accounts for each individual lawyer? What is the most important thing to […]

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Solo Small Firm BBQ and Rockies Game – August 22

July 28, 2014

Solo Small Firm section members are invited to attend a BBQ at Elkind Alterman Harston on their rooftop deck, followed by a Rockies game on Friday, August 22. The BBQ starts at 4:30 p.m. and the first pitch of the Rockies game is at 6:40 p.m. The price for the BBQ is $10.00 which includes […]

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Tip of the Week from the LPM Department

July 25, 2014

Deleting a Name (with an incorrect email address) from the Auto-Complete List in Email (and optionally removing all names from the auto-complete list) The Auto-Complete List in Outlook is the feature that displays suggestions for names and email addresses when you start to type in the To, Cc or Bcc fields. This can be incredibly […]

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From July’s Law Practice Management Newsletter—Encryption

July 23, 2014

So Long TrueCrypt, Hello Something Else By Reba Nance, CBA LPM Director Some time ago I gave a tip about using encryption software. At the time, I recommended TrueCrypt. It was a no-brainer. It was free, worked on multiple operating systems, easy to use, worked on hard drives and USB thumb drives – there were […]

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How Co-Working Can and Can’t Work for Lawyers—And What the Bar is Doing About it…

July 18, 2014

The DBA and CBA’s new co-working space called STRATUM, is gaining attention as a great affordable alternative working space for solos.  Click here to read the article. If you haven’t already, stop by the CBA offices to check out STRATUM, a members-only working space for lawyers. STRATUM gives members a stronger sense of community and […]

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