Could There Be A Better Gift?

The Gift of Learning, Connection, and Shared Community Since opening our doors nearly four years ago we’ve had several requests for gift certificates to SPU! Solo Practice University® now offers Gift Certificates you may purchase for the lawyer or law student in your life!  It’s a great gift for the holidays, birthday, or even a ‘passed […]

E-Discovery: Learning to Do It Right – Guest Lecture with E-Discovery expert, Steven Teppler

“Being a wizard on your computer or being able to put together amazing projects on Garage Band does not mean you can ethically or responsibly handle e-discovery.” Every lawyer needs to understand what e-discovery is and the process of e-discovery, or increasingly risk exposure to malpractice for failure to do due diligence for your client. This […]

Marketing Tip Of The Week – Zazzle ‘Em

Recently, I had the pleasure of spending an entire afternoon with one of my faculty, Deborah Gonzalez. While we were at lunch she went to check her iPhone and I saw her law firm’s logo emblazoned on her iPhone hard plastic protector.  Naturally, I asked her where she got it and she told me Zazzle.com. […]

Digital Asset Management – Guest Lecture with Deborah Gonzalez

Everyone dies.  Often unexpectedly. But there is power in dead hands.  We are the country with the greatest control of our assets after death.  However, most never consider, let alone manage, their digital legacy.  How do we handle, bequeath (or destroy), our digital immortality from medical information to our life story on facebook?  This is […]

Where Do You Go When You Need Insurance?

I’ve written before that I am opposed to mandating the purchase of professional liability insurance.  I’m also not sold on the idea that brand new lawyers must have professional liability insurance. But I know I’m in the minority. The majority of new lawyers want to buy insurance immediately as it gives them peace of mind.  However, it can be an extremely […]

Hurricane Sandy Proves You Can No Longer Avoid Social Media for Business

Hurricane Sandy has taught us a lot about the role of social media. Yes, we heard how in another country it helped foment a  revolution. One person’s query on Twitter tipped the world off that the assault on Bin Laden’s compound was in process. One person’s Facebook post that he’d been arrested in a foreign country got him help from the […]