Practice Management

Feeling a little overwhelmed lately? You’re not alone. A 1990 Johns Hopkins University study examined more than 100 occupations for anxiety-related issues and found that lawyers suffer from depression at a rate 3.6 times that of the other professions studied. A National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health study—based on data from 1984-1998—concluded that white […]

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By Reba Nance—CBA LPM Director Get Found—Update Your Listing Today Another benefit of membership—the CBA’s online Find A Lawyer Directory is now mobilized and responsive to any device type, making it easy for potential clients to access and search. Advanced search options enable people to find you by section, committee, or local bar membership, as […]

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By Guest Blogger, Melanie Fischer As a solo attorney, having more work than you are able to handle on your own can be a nice predicament. Even though your workload is causing you to stay up until all hours of the night, it can be much more gratifying to be overworked rather than under worked. […]

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By Guest Blogger, Melanie Fischer Every solo attorney needs a designated space to complete work and meet with clients. But there is nothing that says a solo attorney can’t work from home, a shared office, a room in a public library, or any location that serves the needs of the law office. While one solo […]

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Last week’s Tech Tuesday webinar is now online! Credenza (the Free Version): Outlook on Steroids for Lawyers—Outlook is great for email, calendar and contacts, but it isn’t practice management software (like Clio, Time Matters, or Rocket Matter).  Enter Credenza!  Credenza sits on top of Outlook and lets you turn your Outlook into practice management software. […]

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By Reba Nance—CBA LPM Director As a solo practitioner or an attorney in a small firm, the CBA knows you have unique needs, which we try to meet through the services provided by the Solo-Small Firm Section. You probably know about the CLEs, the networking events, and of course the listserv. I, however, feel the […]

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Introducing the CBA’s newest member benefit provider, ServeManager, a better way to work with process servers. ServeManager provides transparency and access to information that allows you to make real-time decisions. Get all your service-of-process data in one place with ServeManager. CBA members save 25% or more on services. Click here for more information.  

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Join the CBA, CWBA, and COLAP, on July 1 at noon at the CBA-CLE offices for a Better Lawyering Through Mindfulness Workshop, presented by Jeena Cho, recently featured in The Wall Street Journal—Lawyers Go Zen, With Few Objections. Is your mind constantly going at 150 mph? Do you find yourself wasting precious time thinking about […]

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By Guest Blogger, Melanie Fischer If you are an attorney who is currently working for firm or in a corporate environment, the thought of going solo might have crossed your mind once or twice. In fact, you might think about opening a solo law practice many times throughout your day. If you are contemplating going […]

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By Reba Nance—CBA LPM Director It’s becoming more difficult to tell if a link is legitimate. Here are a few things you can do to make it less likely that you will infect your computer by clicking on an unsafe link. Keep your antimalware/antivirus software up-to-date. Make sure your software is set to auto update […]

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