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Solo & Small Law Firms

Start One, Start Many

January 18, 2019

For many, the challenge of starting one business is hard enough. But once you’ve started one business, the next are not as intimidating. Take the example of Minneapolis based solo Judith Samson. A criminal defense attorney by day, Samson, who is profiled here is an inventor and entrepreneur the rest of the time, having created…

#NewLaw Profile: Mark C. Del Bianco, Drone Law

January 15, 2019

On MyShingle, we celebrate the solo and small firm practitioner, and those at the forefront of innovation in the legal field. Our newest project, 41 Legal Practice Areas That Didn’t Exist 15 Years Ago highlights…

Make Money Mondays: How About A Side of Project?

January 14, 2019

Roughly a dozen years ago, when blogs and search engine optimization began gaining real traction as tools for finding clients, I celebrated the democratization of lawyer marketing. No longer would solos and smalls be forced…

Emulation Isn’t A Marketing Strategy

January 9, 2019

As the saying goes, imitation may be the best form of flattery. But it’s not always the best way to design a product or market your practice – at least based on YouTube’s unsuccessful effort…

From Lawyer to Law Firm Coach: Allison Williams, Law Firm Mentor

January 8, 2019

There are many resources out there on starting a solo or small practice. Yet, when it comes to how to grow your new venture, the available information dwindles. That’s why consultation and coaching can be…

I’m a 21st Century Mom. Where’s My 21st Century Lawyer?

January 4, 2019

For the past two days, I was thrilled to have my older daughter home for a brief 48-hour layover between an overseas trip and her return to her job up in Boston. Unfortunately, she brought…

Are You Practicing #NewLaw? Register for Our FREE Webinar on Starting a Trade Association

January 3, 2019

If you’ve visited MyShingle before, you’re most likely familiar with our wildly popular profiles of lawyers focused on the 40 Practice Areas That Didn’t Exist 15 Years Ago. Several of these new areas took off…

If You Made 2019 the Year You Started A Firm, Here’s A Video Series for You

January 3, 2019

So last year, you read MyShingle and grew excited or less terrified about starting a law practice. Maybe you read one of our top ten posts for the year and decided to stop playing it safe…

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