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What Happens When A Lawyer Leaves Suddenly?

What Happens When A Lawyer Leaves Suddenly?

It’s every firm’s worst nightmare come true: One of the firm’s high-profile lawyers left almost overnight in an attempt to start their own firm. You know what’s about to happen. High-profile lawyers don’t simply leave without [...]

Not Sure What Kind Of Website You Want? Here Are A Few Examples!

Not Sure What Kind Of Website You Want? Here Are A Few Examples!

When you first build a firm from scratch, chances are you won’t know exactly what you want — even if you’ve had a basic idea in your head for years. That’s because there are hundreds of [...]

What Is The Legal Definition Of The “Gay Panic” Defense?

What Is The Legal Definition Of The “Gay Panic” Defense?

The New Jersey State Assembly is about to vote on whether or not the “gay panic” courtroom defense of violent criminals should be made illegal. Since so few people seem to be aware that the defense [...]

When To Hire A Paralegal For Your Growing Law Firm

Every law firm started as a small business, and small businesses are very difficult to grow from the ground up — especially in today’s world where the strong eat the weak for breakfast every day. How [...]

The Best Ways To Grow Your Legal Practice From The Ground Up

Kickstarting a pattern of growth for your law firm, and then keeping that growth sustainable for a number of years, isn’t easy. It’s time-consuming and difficult. The trials and tribulations of the path set out before [...]

How Much Do Attorney’s Charge?

Most people are aware that an attorney’s fee can be awfully pricey. Top attorneys can make thousands of dollars per hour. However, where do these seemingly arbitrary prices come from? Well, there are a variety of [...]

Pain and Suffering Claims: Smart or Dumb?

Personal-injury cases can be very trying. Usually a personal-injury case means you are the injured party and you are dealing with medical and legal issues at the same time, which can be mentally and emotionally taxing. [...]

Are Pro Bono Cases Actually Worth The Time And Effort?

Are Pro Bono Cases Actually Worth The Time And Effort?

While their inspiration to go into legal work might a love of law or a chance to help out clients with legal matters, the truth is that many attorneys also go into the field for the [...]

Bates v Arizona State Bar & It’s Impact on Attorney Advertising

Bates v Arizona State Bar & It’s Impact on Attorney Advertising

When it comes to the legal field, there are always cases in place that set important precedents. In the legal field, few precedents have been as important as Bates v Arizona State Bar. Consider these points [...]

How To Properly Manage A Paralegal

How To Properly Manage A Paralegal

If you run a law office, you are going to have to manage your employees in the most efficient way possible. You should ensure that your office is always operating smoothly. If you have paralegals on [...]