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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 […]

Artificial Intelligence 101
And How It Can Help Your Law Firm

In today’s digital world, law firms are seeing increased pressure from clients to incorporate artificial intelligence (AI) and data-driven tools into their law practices. Simply put, clients are being more […]

How AMP Pages Impact Attorney SEO

Google’s AMP project is yet another example of how the rules are changing for SEO. More and more mobile devices are connected to the internet every day which makes the […]

The Essential Elements For Your Annual SEO Audit

Optimizing a site for search involves many tasks and it is easy to lose sight of what you are doing. Having a checklist saves a ton of time. Lawyers can […]

Practice Management

Document Automation For Your Practice: Fight or Flight?

For years some law firms, but not all, have used some form of document automation in their law offices. Ranging from an MS Word macro to long standing programs such […]

In the Hands of Fate: How Some Clients
Cope With Difficult Decisions

In order for a case to reach the point where a resolution is being negotiated or mediated, it must’ve involved some serious, seemingly intractable issues that split the parties apart. […]

Avoiding Ethical Minefields in Social Media

The growing world of Social Media has become an increasingly important tool for attorneys that presents a new set of ethical issues in practice. The social media sites most widely […]

Negotiation Tip: Starting Off With a
Single Figure May Not Be the Best Approach

Many negotiators prefer to negotiate with an initial offer of a single figure, fearing that offering a range may result in a figure too low or too high for their […]

Moneyball: How to Best Represent Pro Athletes

A professional athlete just walked through your door to retain you as his/her attorney and you are excited because the athlete plays for your favorite team. If you are not careful, […]

How A Year End Review
Helps My Practice and My Sanity

Around this time I set aside a few days to do some “strategic planning” for my practice – right before the end of the year – usually a time for […]

Legal Marketing

Marketing Does Not Build Reputation
But Public Relations Does

Media relations is a sub-set of public relations. It is the speciality that focuses on getting law firms and their lawyers in the media. That means getting them quoted in […]

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 […]

Why Clients Switch Firms

Why Clients Switch Firms The level of dissatisfaction with lawyers is at an all-time high. And if you can come in and give some service and some results, you’re going […]

Simple Hacks Lawyers Can
Use to Check Local Rankings

Google recently axed the ability to filter your location in search (which would provide users with different results based on where their location was set to). Most attorneys probably won’t […]

New Year’s Resolution:
30 Days Of Legal Blogging

Blogging is valuable for your law firm. Just how valuable is it? HubSpot recently published a study indicating companies that published sixteen or more blog posts monthly received three and […]