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1. Going Solo Practice Without Going Broke
Some lawyers have no desire to jump onto the partner track, and some aren’t cut out for corporate life, long-term. But if the lure of a solo practice is calling you, here’s how to make it happen without losing your marbles or your life savings.
2. How To Keep Your Practice Running When You Travel Often
A surprising number of solo’s and small firm owners never take time off. Just because your a solo lawyer, doesn’t mean you are forced to work forever without any breaks. One New York family lawyer explains why you need to be taking vacations as a solo!
3. What Not To Do When Starting A Law Firm with a Virtual Office Rental
Even if you’re on the verge of opening up your law practice and becoming your own boss, you must make sure you’re prepared. That includes knowing which mistakes to avoid when using a virtual office. This article explains common behaviors of solo attorneys using a virtual office that can inhibit the growth of their law practice.
4. How To Screen Potential Clients
It‘s not uncommon for new solos to quickly come across problems with consultations. They’re often able to get people to through their doors but they aren’t being retained. There is an obvious disconnect somewhere. Follow this article to discover five different questions you should ask yourself before scheduling a consultation with a new potential client.
5. I Made Big Changes in my Practice This Year and This is What I Learned
“2017 has been the best year yet for my practice and I attribute that success to some of the changes I made throughout the year.” In this week’s edition of Things I Wish I Knew, New York solo lawyer Joleena Louis gives insight into the changes that have made this year her most successful one yet.
6. Why Do Solos Choose Lawyer Coworking Space in White Plains?
The coworking structure is styled in a way that boosts growth by promoting networking and collaboration opportunities. Follow this article and learn more reasons why a solo’s workspace needs to make sense and a lawyer coworking space in White Plains may just be your best bet.
7. Marketing Mistakes That Will Drag Your Firm Down
Running a law practice can leave you feeling like you’re juggling countless tasks. It’s something that every solo or small firm lawyer goes through. Here are the top five mistakes we see most firms make that prevent them from reaching their marketing goals.
8. Culture Clash: Pitfall of a Multi-Professional Shared Office Space
Attorneys are a very specific type of professional that is meant to adhere to specific ethics and codes of conduct. Messing up as an attorney is not an option. Being an attorney means you have very specific needs as a professional. Discover why a particular shared office space may not be the right environment for you in the long run.
9. Reflections On Four Years As A Solo
“My firm is coming up on its four year anniversary so I’ve been reflecting on everything I’ve learned.” In this week’s edition of Things I Wish I Knew, Matrimonial lawyer Joleena Louis shares the most important things she’s learned since going solo.
10. How To Offer Payment Plans And Actually Get Paid
One of the most effective things a solo can do is know their worth and stay firm on their fees. One solo lawyer gives a behind the scenes look into her tops tips for offering payment plans to potential clients.