The Impact of Social Media on the Legal Process – Guest Lecture with Omar Ha-Redeye

Oftentimes, when we discuss social media it is in the context of how every lawyer should be using it for marketing.  Not this time.  Today we have Omar Ha-Redeye (who also teaches a course at Solo Practice University) discussing social media in the context of the legal process. Let’s face it, if you don’t know […]

We’ve Got Blowback: The 5 Dumbest Things New Solos Do

It seems Lee Rosen hasn’t lost his touch as his provocative post The 5 Dumbest Things New Solos Do generated a lot of blowback when I posted it to a LinkedIn Group I frequent.  (Feel free to join Solo Practitioners Forum). The biggest issue was whether or not to get malpractice insurance immediately upon getting […]

The 5 Dumbest Things New Solos Do

We’re thrilled to have Lee Rosen pen a guest post every now and then for our Solo Practice University blog.  Whether he’s in Bulgaria, Hong Kong or the remote hinterlands, he stays fully connected, practicing law and sharing his very worthwhile no-holds-barred advice. Here’s your first dose of Rosen-isms. When you go out on your […]

Could You Be The ‘Traveler’s Lawyer’?

In September I attended the Clio Conference with Solo Practice University faculty member, Suzanne Meehle.  We went in two days early to walk Chicago and walk we did!  We must have put in fourteen or fifteen hours pounding the pavement and loving every minute of it.  During that time she developed a nasty blister on […]

Do You Know The Financial Health of Your Solo/Small Firm Practice?

Are you paying attention to your solo/small firm finances?  No, seriously.  Be honest.  You don’t have to tell me but you do have to be honest with yourself. Or are you punting, procrastinating, putting it off for another day, avoiding it like the plague, saying you’re going to hire a bookkeeper or your current bookkeeper […]