How to start and build a law practice

Author: Jay G. Foonberg
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9780897076852
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Nuts-and-bolts advice on issues such as evaluating start-up costs, building a client base, setting consultation fees, and maximizing secretarial services.

Nonlegal Careers for Lawyers

Author: Gary A. Munneke
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590316757
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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An updated edition of an accessible resource for law students or lawyers considering a move outside of traditional law practices explains when and how to choose a non-legal career, identifies the specialized skills legal training provides, and makes recommendations for planning and conducting a job search. Original.

Strategies for Success in Law School and Beyond

Author: Frank Read
Publisher: Tate Publishing
ISBN: 1616639903
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Maybe you've already made it through law school and are about to embark on the real-life art of practicing law. There are a few things you need to know to be successful! A career in law can be one of the most fast-paced and exciting ventures. However, if you fail to lay the proper foundation, you could end up with no evidence to support yourself. Take it from the pros—there is a right way to do things! Join these three legal brains as they come together to give you Strategies for Success in Law School and Beyond.

How to Build and Manage a Family Law Practice

Author: Mark A. Chinn
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590316955
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Tips, strategies, tactics, forms, and real-word advice for starting - or building - a family law practice. Written by a successful and happy family lawyer, this book explains the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in a challenging area of the law. It takes a no-nonsense approach in explaining the most critical issues for developing a successful career. Examples and practice tips show how to gain experience, understand the business aspects of a practice, develop and maintain the ideal client mix, and manage staff and finances. CD-ROM with forms and related materials.

Start Your Own Law Practice

Author: Judge William Huss
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1572487968
Format: PDF, Kindle
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After years of school and maybe even after some years of practice, you are ready to be the boss. You want to hang out your shingle and open an office of your own. But running a profitable business takes more than just being a great attorney. Start Your Own Law Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great lawyer and successful business owner. Whether you are looking to open a sole practitioner's office or wanting to go into partnership with other colleagues, picking the right location, hiring the right support staff and taking care of all the finances are not easy tasks. With help from Start Your Own Law Practice, you can be sure you are making the best decisions for success. Don't let a wrong choice slow down your progress. Find advice on: Creating a Business Plan Managing the Office Raising Capital Billing and Fees Marketing Your Firm Building a Client Base Preventing Malpractice Suits Keeping an Eye on the Goal With checklists, sample letters and law office forms, Start Your Own Law Practice teaches you all the things they didn't in law school and gives you the confidence to go out and do it on your own.

The Legal Career Guide

Author: Gary A. Munneke
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781604422603
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Legal Career Guide is designed as a hands-on manual to assist law students or young lawyers in making important decisions by helping them identify specific goals and evaluate opportunities as they arise, reflect on changes in personal situations that affect their aspirations, and assess new trends within the profession that will impact their chosen practice.

The Official Guide to U S Law Schools

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Publisher: Broadway
ISBN: 9780767900782
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date, this official guide to all 179 American Bar Association-approved law schools offers an essential reference for every prospective law student.