My Shingle

July 2006

Independence Day: The Solo’s Favorite Holiday

July 4, 2006 by Carolyn Elefant

HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY from MYSHINGLE! Ah, Indepedence Day, a solo’s favorite holiday.  After all, think of the parallels.  Just as England and King George taxed the colonists without allowing them a say in government and stifled individual speech and religion, so too, law firms dominate young lawyers, sapping their creativity and amassig huge profits on […]

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The Paradox of Client Service

July 1, 2006 by Carolyn Elefant

There are a number of blogs like Dan Hull’s What About Clients? and In Search of Perfect Client Service that provide excellent advice on how to serve clients.  At the same time, for some lawyers, particularly new solos, serving clients isn’t as much of a problem as figuring out how to avoid falling into what […]

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