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90-Day Fiancé: Breaking the Myths

90-Day Fiancé– Breaking the Myths  If you have ever watched the popular reality television series 90-Day Fiancé, you may have found yourself wondering, is this really how U.S. immigration law operates? 90-Day […]

Top Mistakes When Investing in SEO

SEO can be a complicated process.  That’s especially true for busy lawyers focused on practicing law.  Even with the vast amount of knowledge available on the internet as it relates […]

Top Considerations Before Migrating to MS Office 365

Office 365 from Microsoft is a software platform built on a highly redundant and secure infrastructure. It is offered with a monthly or annual fee and includes SharePoint for intranets, […]

5 Local SEO Hacks for Attorneys

If you’re an attorney, location-based searches are one of the primary ways potential clients are finding you online. Generally, someone seeking an attorney will search for one that is geographically […]

A Quick Guide for Protecting Your Firm Against Hacks

Information is the new currency, which makes it worth stealing. Each day, hackers invade organizations for useful data such as personally identifiable information, passwords, market-moving news and corporate intelligence. From […]

Key Considerations When Starting An
AI Program For Your Law Firm

Artificial intelligence has been dominating the legal tech landscape in recent years. By now, most firms have decided that they need to incorporate AI into their practices for one reason […]

Outsourcing Office Services in the Legal Industry

Many law firms, no matter the size, have at one point struggled with the concept of outsourcing their office support services. Whether they are grappling with how to monitor an […]

A Story Of Lawyers: A Fun Children’s Book Series About the Legal Profession

Jacqueline Buyze, Esq. is an attorney and the author of the children’s book series “A Story of Lawyers™” which educates children about the work that we do as lawyers. With […]

Link Piggybacking: Modeling Your Competitor’s Success in Search

Even for seasoned SEOs it can be difficult to know where to start with outranking your competition. Do you need more links? More technical fixes on your site? Maybe you […]

Practice Management

Early Employment Mediation:
Timing Matters

Why do some early employment mediations not end in resolutions?  After all the parties have good intentions to come to mediation, they want to settle, but at the end the […]

How To Improve Client Relationships
and Communication

As attorneys, your client relationships and communication is 80% of what the job entails. If you have a short fuse, it can result in the loss of current and long-term […]

How to Orchestrate A
Bidding War As A Lateral Candidate

As anyone who has ever sold a house (or a car, or any item of property) knows, having multiple bidders is the best way to receive a higher sales price. […]

Crisis Management 101 For Your Pro Athlete Client

On average, athletes get arrested less often than the rest of the population but the public can be unforgiving of a player who runs afoul of the law or whose […]

Alternative Litigation Finance:
Good or Bad?

Alternative Litigation Finance (ALF) or Litigation Funding seems to be receiving considerable attention lately. It refers to third party financing of litigation to support litigation activity. Simply stated, it is […]

Is Your Practice Covered for
Cyber Liability & Data Breach?

What you are about to read should send shivers down your spine as Cyber Liability & Data Breach are the newest and most likely risk any office faces. Law Offices […]

Legal Marketing

Sorry Seems to Be The Hardest Word: Why Saying You’re Sorry is So Important to Rainmakers

With all due respect to Sir Elton John for usurping his song title, why is it so difficult for some people to apologize? Recently, someone posted a message to private legal […]

Two Tales of Why Lawyers
Are Returning to Public Relations

Two Tales of Why Lawyers Are Returning to Public Relations Just last month, we got two new clients at The Legal A Team. But that’s not the important part of […]

Ten Opportunities to Improve Your Law Firm Marketing

Your marketing strategy is the key to growing your law firm. If your marketing strategy is stale (or non-existent) you’re not going to fuel the growth you’re probably hoping for. […]

Surprise! Yelp is the Most Popular
And Trusted Lawyer Website

Surprise! Yelp is the Most Popular And Trusted Lawyer Website For years lawyers have paid big fees to Martindale-Hubbell, Avvo and Super Lawyers in hopes of generating clients and favorable […]

How to Create Quality Rainmaking Relationships on Social Media

In my last article for Legal Ink, Understanding the Key Differences between Marketing and Networking in Social Media, I promised to teach you how to use social media for networking […]

Why PPC & Legal Directories
Can Be A Conflict Of Interest For
Legal Marketing Companies

When it comes to our own practices, we lawyers tend to be vigilant about avoiding cases with conflicts of interest. When it comes to marketing our law firms, some lawyers […]