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Using Templates to Draft Legal Documents Faster and More Accurately

By Danielle Davis-Roe, Affinity Consulting Group Despite all the automation available today, many legal documents are still drafted using a method that’s highly prone to error. Most attorneys simply search […]

What Law Firms Gain by Moving More of Everything to the Cloud

A few short years ago, reporters were marveling that many attorneys were not aware that the programs and applications they relied on to conduct their daily business were based in […]

Find More Time from Your Practice to Do What You Love

Five Tips to Increase Efficiency Every Day Have you ever said to yourself, “I love helping my clients improve their lives, I love being my own boss … but keeping […]

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 […]

Practice Management

Does Your Online Reputation Pass the Bar?

Many of us used to rely solely on the recommendations of family, friends or colleagues when we were on the hunt for something – whether it was a new restaurant, […]

The Future is Now: The Virtual Law Practice

The idea of a virtual law practice, often called “elawyering”, can be traced to the early days of the Internet when early law firm Web sites such as http://www.visalaw.com and […]

How to Hire the Right Private Investigator

Panic sets in – the mediation is looming and you aren’t sure that you will be able to defend your client with the current evidence. You decide that some investigation […]

Should Attorneys Practice From The Cloud?

The legal industry has been slower than other fields to adopt new technology. For example only 1/3 of practices use legal billing software. Attorneys often prefer to be conservative regarding […]

Building An Effective Social Media Policy

The use of social media throughout the employment cycle is becoming more common. Policies, standards, and best practices are being developed and implemented to reduce potential litigation alleging discrimination, wrongful […]

Should Firms Focus on “Commodity” Services or Higher Value Work?

Commoditized services or high value work… which should be the primary focus for law firms? Lately, the legal industry’s enthusiastic spectators have been engaging in a vigorous argument over contrasting […]

Legal Marketing

Hookups: Networking Can Be Exciting

The thought of networking can be intimidating, awkward and unpleasant. Yet the ability to connect with other professionals and make a positive impression is not only important for your career, […]

15 Best Practices
For Law Firm Web Design

Unless your Web site is findable when people search on keywords related to your law practice, you will not get any new leads. Without traffic to your Web site, you […]

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 […]

Eight Reasons Why Marketing
is Essential For Your Firm

Eight Reasons Why Marketing is Essential For Your Firm Let me list for you quickly some of the key reasons why marketing is so essential for a litigation practice today. […]

Turning Your Practice
Website Visitors into Clients

Turning Your Practice Website Visitors into Clients Today, the vast majority of potential clients will check out a lawyer’s website before retaining the law firm. To turn this traffic into […]

Top 7 Internet Marketing Mistakes
Law Firms Need To Avoid

I’ve worked with dozens of attorneys helping to enhance their online presence and market their firms. I’ve also studied many more and it isn’t uncommon to see lawyers (often busy […]