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Choosing a Law Firm Name

Whatever You Call Yourself, Please Don’t Sign Your Pleadings This Way

November 2, 2007 by Carolyn Elefant

It’s the perennial question for lawyers starting a law firm – what do you call yourself? As I wrote here over two years ago, Enrico Schaefer maintains that the term “solo” is inaccurate. And more recently, the topic has been discussed on Solosez. As for me, I’ve always regarded the term “solo” as a catch […]

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Why Is A Law Firm of One Ever Misleading?

December 6, 2005 by Carolyn Elefant

Let me proclaim here and now, for the record, that I’m the founding partner in a law firm, The Law Offices of Carolyn Elefant.  Yes, it’s a law firm of one and I’m the only partner, but my firm is just as legitimate and real as any of these.  So why is it then, that […]

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