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The Everyday Hero

Oct 5, 2012 By: Anna Stoll

Thomson Reuters and Westlaw Small Law Firm Productivity are working together to ensure that you can continue to reach your goal of

Starting Out Fresh: Hourly billing or flat-fee?

Oct 3, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

One of the questions facing many practitioners – both new and experienced – is whether to bill hourly for services or to charge flat-rate fees.

Independent Thinking: The Sliding Scale Dilemma- Attorney Fees

Oct 2, 2012 By: Max Zawojski

Personally, I avoid adjusting my fees. Whether you choose to do so based on: The clients ability to pay The complexity of

October Westlaw Training Lineup: Legal Research in the Cloud

Sep 26, 2012 By: Sarah Erickson

Check out this Month’s Legal Research Webinars and Increase Your Efficiency in Just 20 Minutes! One of the benefits of being a

What lawyers need to know about social networking and ethics

Sep 25, 2012 By: Kellie Pantekoek

Social media has greatly impacted the practice of law. Not only have social networking platforms like blogs, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn changed how

More Than Research Sweepstakes

Sep 21, 2012 By: Amy Hammer

Discover an integrated suite of workflow solutions for small law firms like yours, and you could win a $10,000 office makeover.  Learn &

Thomson Reuters Small Law Firm and FindLaw Career Open House!

Sep 19, 2012 By: Kerry Hennessey

I am very excited to tell you about a great networking and recruiting opportunity this week. FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters company, will

Independent Thinking: Alternative Ways to Network

Sep 18, 2012 By: Max Zawojski

Everyone who practices law understands the importance of networking, but very few people approach it with anything that resembles enthusiasm. And why

Why you should ease off legalese in your blog posts

Sep 14, 2012 By: Kellie Pantekoek

Have you ever had a conversation with a non-lawyer client, friend or family member and used a legal term like “res ipsa

INDEPENDENT THINKING: BREAKING OUT-EXPANDING INTO A NEW PRACTICE AREA

Sep 11, 2012 By: Connie Hall

  In this series’s first and second posts, we identified your target client and your services.  We also defined client initiation points,