Law Firm Management

Ep18 – Managing the Modern Law Firm

Managing a law firm can be difficult, but with the right tools and infrastructure in place, lawyers can take back control. In this episode we talk about what it takes to manage a legal practice, and interview lawyer, Legal Tech Evangelist and author Nicole Black from MyCase.com.

NEWS – https://www.americanbar.org/publications/law_practice_magazine/2013/may-june/practice-management-advice.html

GUEST – https://www.mycase.com/

Ep12 – True Worth – Charging for Legal Services

On the show today we hit the Hot Takes Buffet with an article from Clio.com on how lawyers establish their rates, and we interview the True Worth Expert, Vanessa Ugatti, and find out how lawyers can charge what they’re really worth.

NEWS – https://www.clio.com/blog/how-much-should-lawyers-charge/

GUEST – https://www.thetrueworthexpert.com/

Ep10 – Designing a Better Law Firm

In this episode we empathically unpack an article from Law.com – 10 Predictions for Legal Tech in 2018 – we interview adjunct professor at Vanderbilt Law, Cat Moon, about human-centered design, and learn how lawyers and law firms can update their practice.


NEWS – https://www.law.com/legaltechnews/sites/legaltechnews/2017/12/22/10-predictions-for-what-2018-will-bring-for-legal-tech/

GUEST – http://www.legalproblemsolving.org/

Ep9 – Psychodrama: How Lawyers Use Stories to Win Trials

In this episode we discuss the ways psychology and the practice of law overlap, and how lawyers are using psychodrama and storytelling to win trials and run better law firms.

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Ep7 – Rebooting Justice

In this episode we talk about the justice system itself – what’s working, what’s not, and what may need a reboot – We also interview tort law professor and author Ben Barton about his book Rebooting Justice, and learn ways lawyers can address inequality in their legal ecosystems.

NEWS – http://theconversation.com/every-year-millions-try-to-navigate-us-courts-without-a-lawyer-84159

GUEST – https://law.utk.edu/people/benjamin-barton/

Ep5 – Virtual Assistance for Lawyers

In this episode we talk about workloads, burnout, and discover a new way for lawyers to reclaim their time – hire a virtual assistant.  We cover an article from Balance.com on outsourcing legal work, and interview Dina Eisenberg from OutsourceEasier.com.

NEWS LINK – https://www.thebalance.com/outsourcing-legal-services-2151240

GUEST LINK – https://www.outsourceeasier.com/

Ep3 – Start a Stopping List

In this episode, we’re focusing on productivity in your law firm, the busy-ness of business, and how stopping something could be the start of something great!

We discuss time management as we review an article from Forbes.com, and we get into productivity and how lawyers can start owning their time, with legal business coach Stephanie Wachman


NEWS LINK – https://www.forbes.com/sites/joshlinkner/2014/02/19/focus-on-fewer-goals-in-order-to-achieve-more-of-them/#6a9333041969

GUEST LINK – stephaniewachman.com