Launched in December 2002, is the longest running blog on solo and small firm practice.  Never intended as a site for nuts-and-bolts guidance on starting and running a law firm (though you’ll find plenty of posts on that), inspires, celebrates and empowers solo and small firm lawyers with encouraging posts, profiles of “Shingular Sensations” and is committed to the sustainability of solo and small firms in the future of the legal profession.

MyShingle’s founder, Carolyn Elefant is a practicing attorney  with a Washington D.C.-based law firm, author of  Solo by Choice and Social Media for Lawyers, a frequent speaker on topics related to solo practice and the future of law and a columnist at Above the Law .

What’s Been Said About MyShingle:

“Elefant isn’t one to blog about solutions she reads about elsewhere; it’s usually her own opinions that she shares with readers day after day. –ABA Blawg 100 Hall of Fame

“Carolyn Elefant is the patron saint of small firms and solo practitioners everywhere.” –Inaugural Fastcase 50

Advertising on MyShingle is sold and managed through the Above the Law. network. Two types of advertising are available:

For display ads, four advertising positions are available:

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  • 300 x 250 medium rectangle at the top of the sidebar.
  • 300 x 250 medium rectangle in the second position on the sidebar.
  • 300 x 600 ad in the third position on the sidebar.

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