Building Our Dreams: The Finances of Law Firm Startups

January 5, 2017

By Drew Hefflefinger Who is tired of making someone else’s dream come true? The sacrifice, the hours, the faceless P&L reports. Learning how passionate and dedicated attorneys are, it is no wonder that many seek entrepreneurship as a means of providing a greater, more focused service to their clients. According to the American Bar Association’s […]

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December’s Best of the Blogs

December 28, 2016

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 Five Ways to Reduce Your Outlook Mailbox Size from Software Pro Tech Jargon: Cheat Sheets for […]

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Common Challenges Faced by New Solo Attorneys

December 20, 2016

Starting a solo law practice is a major accomplishment. No matter how many days, weeks, months, or years you have been anticipating the grand opening of your new law practice, your firm’s grand opening is a significant milestone. Once you are open for business, you can hit the ground running. Hopefully, you will face nothing […]

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Dragon NaturallySpeaking Premium 13.0 — Review

December 13, 2016

By Guest Blogger, Jeffery L. Weeden This blog post was written using Dragon NaturallySpeaking Premium speech recognition software. Speech recognition has long been a tantalizing staple of science fiction. Voice recognition technology in the past was hindered by being too slow and inaccurate. Computers continue to get faster and the software continues to get better. […]

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How Providing Pro Bono Legal Services Can Help the Success of Your Firm

December 8, 2016

Providing pro bono legal services is an excellent way for attorneys to give back to their community. Offering pro bono legal services can be beneficial to attorneys for many reasons. Not only can providing free or reduced-fee legal services make a positive impact on the lives of others, but attorneys who donate their time and […]

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W.O.L.F. Pack (Women Owned Law Firms) – December 7

December 5, 2016

Don’t miss this Wednesday’s networking W.O.L.F. Pack event, for women who own (or are thinking about starting) their own law firms. These meetings are held on a Wednesday each quarter from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Denver Tea Room, 1165 South Broadway, Denver, CO 80210. Tickets are $20 per person (plus tax and gratuity), […]

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SSF Holiday Networking Party and Holiday Gift Giving Ideas

December 1, 2016

Yes, December is here, and the CBA Solo Small Firm Holiday Networking party is just one week away! Join us on Thursday, Dec. 8 from 5-7 p.m. at Rathod | Mohamedb­hai LLC  for some networking and holiday cheer. There is plenty of free street parking and the building is .7 miles from the light rail. Section […]

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December Solo Small Firms Networking Events

November 29, 2016

Solo Small Firm Section networking meetings are a great opportunity to connect with your peers, as well as a practice management and technology discussion forum. The meetings are open to all CBA members, not just Solo Small Firm Section members, the sponsoring entity. Colorado Springs routinely offers CLE credits, although sometimes there is no formal agenda, […]

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November’s Best of the Blogs

November 22, 2016

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 Three Microsoft Word Ninja Features from Attorney at Work Five Tech Tips to Make You a […]

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Criteria that Many People Evaluate Before Selecting an Attorney

November 15, 2016

What causes a prospective client choose you over another attorney? Is it your office location? Your fee structure? The number of years you have been practicing law? It’s possible that your potential clients are, in fact, concerned about the location of your office, your fees, and your professional experience. However, it’s likely that prospective clients […]

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