Practice Management

Written by Clio Team, originally posted on July 12, 2017 Every law firm has its sights set on recording an ever-increasing amount of billable hours. Unfortunately, it’s not always that easy—particularly for smaller firms that lack the resources and efficiencies that industry juggernauts enjoy. If you work at a small law firm, you likely spend more time […]

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By Gerald D. Pratt with Research Assistance from Patrick T. Pratt If you are a sole practitioner or a member of a small firm, have you ever asked yourself, “What happens to my practice if I get hit by a bus?” As unpleasant as the thought may be, it is a good question to ask […]

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Can you describe your ideal clients? You know, the type of clients who show up for scheduled meetings on time and who willingly listen to (and follow) your advice? In every industry, there are ideal clients, and there are less-than-ideal clients. Your goal should be to find as many as possible of the right type […]

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We know you are busy! So we read through numerous blog posts and find the best ones to share with you each month. Please let us know if you feel we are missing a particularly good one. Quick Tips iPad Tips and Tricks Convert Email to PDF on an iPhone or iPad Copying Vertical Columns […]

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The Modern Law Practice Initiative is bringing its Toolkit alive! Join us for a monthly gathering to discuss the CBA’s step-by-step guide of how to build a modern law practice, Successful Business Planning for the Modern Law Practice (available to CBA members for free). While each month will begin with a focus on a particular […]

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Nobody ever says that client retention is easy. However, the process of retaining existing clients can be significantly easier than finding new clients. If you had to choose between a difficult job and a very difficult job, which would you select? The task of retaining existing clients certainly requires time and effort. But searching for […]

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A few weeks ago at a professional networking meeting, a question was asked; what is the best way to communicate with people who you interact with during the course of the day?  Most people chimed in with their preferential choice of communication along with valid reasons why they favored their preferential method.   One person stated […]

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By Guest Blogger, Corinne C. Miller In a profession that has prided itself on maintaining its traditions over the years, the injection of technology has created new opportunities and challenges for the modern law practitioner. Cloud computing has made our firms more productive, saved our clients time and money, and streamlined discovery for firms of […]

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The Modern Law Practice Initiative is bringing its Toolkit alive! Join us for a monthly gathering to discuss the CBA’s step-by-step guide of how to build a modern law practice, Successful Business Planning for the Modern Law Practice (available to CBA members for free). While each month will begin with a focus on a particular […]

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