Ten Steps to Reimagining the Legal Conference by Hosting A Virtual Pop Up Event

October 9, 2020

Just a short two months ago, I was a virtual venue virgin.  What I mean is that despite the world moving online in the wake of the pandemic, I had yet to attend an event remotely.  As someone who has always enjoyed conferences as much for the IRL connection as for the content, I wondered…

Don’t Replicate – Create: How Lawyers Succeed in the New Normal

May 12, 2020

A week or two before her high school graduation, my older daughter decided to go vegan.  To accommodate my daughter’s new eating regime, our family celebrated her graduation at a vegan restaurant which served up…

Make Money Mondays: Shift Work and Pandemic

May 11, 2020

As we roll into the second month of pandemic, many of us are slowly realizing that the crazy ad hoc schedules — with Parent No. 1 working 6 am through 10 am, then homeschooling junior…

MyShingle Looking to Video Interview 5-10 Solo/Small Firm Lawyers About How They Are Serving Clients During Pandemic

May 1, 2020

I’d like to do video interviews with 5-10 solo/small firm lawyers about how you serve clients in pandemic. Hoping to cut some good quality video to make my site look good and to make you…

Gender Equality in Law and the Precedent of Pandemic

April 29, 2020

Earlier this week, my colleague Bob Ambrogi blogged about seven ways that the pandemic will change the practice of law. Bob argues that post pandemic, lawyers will no longer fear technology, firms will embrace remote…

Make Money Mondays: Invest in Yourself

April 20, 2020

As we start on Week Number 4 of the pandemic lockdown, everyone is growing restless and nervous.  For many solo and small firm lawyers, the reality of at least another month’s worth of case postponements…

Corona Virus and the Business Model

April 15, 2020

My regular readers know that I’m a sucker for a sexy business model.  Whether it’s a cool niche practice or  innovative delivery systems or a subscription service or  figuring out how to leverage thyself, any…

Make Money Monday: How Lawyers Can Make Zoom Bloom and Boom Rather Than Doom Online Marketing

April 13, 2020

By now, most lawyers are well-acquainted with Zoom,  which has quickly emerged as a lifeline for lawyers attempting to re-establish a semblance of their former IRL online.  As with any other marketing tools – whether…