From building a law firm website to avoiding cyber security threats, we’re sharing our most popular blog posts of the week!
Whether you are building a new website for your firm or worried about protecting it from cyber security threats, we have the best resources for solo and small firm attorneys.
Take a look at the top blog articles of the week!
1. What’s the Verdict on Your Website?
Your website is a key component of your practice, but it’s a missed opportunity if it’s approached the wrong way. It isn’t just source of information for your clients, it’s a digital doorway into the culture of your practice. This article highlights the top five mistakes lawyers make with their firm’s website.
2. How are Lawyers Using Social Media? [Infographic]
Were you initially unsure about the benefits of using social media for law firm marketing? Are you still? Some lawyers have learned that a strong social presence can bring clients and credibility to their firms. This infographic shows how attorneys are using social media in their firm’s law firm marketing.
3. How to Start a Marketing Campaign for your Solo Law Firm [Infographic]
While you might have some ideas for a marketing campaign, actually starting one is another challenge entirely. This infographic lays out simple, easy to follow instructions on how to launch your own marketing campaign.
4. 5 Branding Tips For Solo Attorneys From Unlikely Sources
As a solo attorney, you are your brand. Presenting yourself as a brand will help to separate you from the competition. But there are so many other lawyers doing the same thing; how do you build a brand that stands out? This article will help, it provides branding advice from five unlikely sources, that can be followed and replicated for your practice, helping you shine brighter than the competition.
5. Is Your Law Firm Protected From a Catastrophic Cyber Attack?
Law firms are common targets for cyber attacks. According to tech consultant Adriana Linares, 80% of law firms have been hacked, and the other 20% are either lying or don’t know about it. We interviewed the cybersecurity experts at Legal Workspace to learn more about cyber attacks, and how you can better protect your firm.
6. 5 Tips For Keeping Clients Happy as a Solo Attorney
What worries solo lawyers most is “how am I going to get my next client?” Maintaining positive relationships with your current clients can help bring in new ones. This article provides tips on how to keep clients happy, making them more likely to refer new business.
7. Why I Rarely Worry About Money as a Solo Attorney
How many sleepless nights have you had about money? Once this solo stopped stressing over money, her practice began to thrive. This article offers four suggestions for easing stress about law firm finances.
8. 3 Common Sense Business Skills for Building a Successful Law Practice
Unfortunately, while law firms are businesses, most law schools are not the best at teaching essential business skills. This article discusses three critical business skills that be the difference between success and failure.
9. How I Use Social Media To Grow My Solo Practice: An Update
Who would’ve thought that Instagram would be a good source of new clients for a law firm? Learn how this NYC matrimonial lawyer is crushing it on Instagram, getting a regular stream of new clients. Learn what she’s doing, and also which other social platforms generate client leads, and which do not.
10. The Truth About Law Office Sublets in NYC
Subletting an extra office or two from a law firm can be a great experience for solos…as long as you know the risks going in. Here are the four most common problems we lawyers make with NYC sublets.