What? Who’s giving out bonuses in this down economy? Despite the economic climate that has affected pretty much every law office in the country, bonuses are still being given out. Sounds a little odd, but in fact, bonuses can be great firm marketing and retention tools, and there are several ways to structure them so … Continue reading Bonuses – “The Remix”
The Law Practice Management Program remains a secret treasure for many Georgia lawyers. In fact, it seems that there is rarely a time when larger audiences here don't show a sliver of hands that admit to not having heard of the service. That's okay for now, but as the legal services landscape continues to change, … Continue reading Start Up Advice for Georgia Lawyers
Beginning August 16th, the Law Practice Management Program will begin sponsoring seasonal CLE programs geared toward the latest topics on practice management, ethics, technology and finance for solo and small firm practitioners. The 1st Summer program will highlight these general topics. Ultimately, if you are in solo or small firm practice, you recognize the many important practice … Continue reading Seasonal CLEs for Solos and Small Firms Begin
Georgia lawyers have not been exempt from the rash of online and even in-person scams that have become prevalent here in the United States. Here’s an example: Hi Counsel, My name is Liudmila Yuldasheva. I'm contacting your firm in regards to a divorce settlement with my ex-husband (Bernheim de Yuldasheva) who resides in your jurisdiction. … Continue reading Give Me a Minute and I’ll Give You a Million Dollar Case
Georgia lawyers have been able to use Fastcase for free online legal research for several years now. This service has been enhanced lately by the addition of some new functionality and service options from Fastcase in recent months. The new Mobile Sync feature allows members to conduct continuous research sessions across their desktop (Bar login) … Continue reading Fastcase and Its Hot New Stuff!
On March 30th, ABA TECHSHOW 2012 was held in Chicago, IL. As it does every year, the conference highlighted the hottest topics in legal technology and showcased expert presenters alongside a packed exhibition hall! I traveled there as a presenter and member of the Planning Board; and I had the unique opportunity of introducing the … Continue reading ABA TECHSHOW 2012 Review – What We Learned and You Should Know
From Natalie Kelly, Director of the Law Practice Management Program Every day I help Georgia lawyers with the issues they face on the business side of their practices. Operating a law practice efficiently and professionally is what the Law Practice Management Program wants to help every Georgia lawyer with, and this new blog will hopefully … Continue reading Welcome to your Georgia Practice Advisor!