Practice Management

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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Join us for one of our upcoming complimentary Casemaker trainings. Monday, June 1, 10–11:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, 10–11:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 5, 10–11:30 a.m. To register, please RSVP to lunches@cobar.org and confirm whether you plan to attend in person or via webcast. There is no charge for the Casemaker trainings. CLE credit is available […]

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Data security, privacy protection, and information governance are inextricably linked to the attorney-client relationship. Attorney-client privilege does not immunize a law firm from adhering to standard best practices and compliance for securing legal data. Lawyers must overcome the aversion to technology and understand that protecting data is not just the IT department’s responsibility, but that […]

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 The Commission on Women in the Profession and the ABA Law Practice Division’s Women Rainmakers Committee invite you to develop your GRIT & GROWTH mindset. This local program workshop will help you learn how a GRIT & GROWTH mindset can help women professionals overcome obstacles and barriers in the workplace that hold them back. Join […]

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The legal profession is currently undergoing significant change, and the business model is transforming. Clients are pushing back against traditional law firm business practices, and demanding greater efficiency in budgeting and case management. Mark Lassiter, attorney and founder of Lex Projex™ explains why it’s so important to take the time to develop streamlined processes, even […]

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Check Out ABA 2015 TECHSHOW’s “60 Sites in 60 Minutes” Arguably one of the most popular programs at TECHSHOW every year is “60 Sites in 60 Minutes,” and this year’s session was no different! This year’s session was held on Saturday, April 18, in Chicago. They just posted the list of websites here. Some sites […]

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