Find Your Rally Point

The official account by the United States Congress goes something like this:
On September 8, 2009. Marine Corporal Dakota Meyer maintained security at a patrol rally point while other members of his team moved on foot with two platoons of …

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Utilize Your Strategic Vendors

No man performs a symphony alone.  No man gets the job done in a law office alone either, not even you solos.  We are all subject to running up against it at times.  You know what it is.  It’s the …

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Make Life Your Canvas

Stephen King advised in his personal memoir, On Writing, to “put your desk in the corner, and every time you sit down there to write, remind yourself why it isn’t in the middle of the room.  Life isn’t a support-system for …

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Transactions at the Marketplace of Life

Now I can see that the world is a market where everything is marked at a set price and I must stand by my decision, whatever I buy with my time, labor, and ingenuity, whether it be riches, ease, …

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10 Ways to Win Your Day and Increase Productivity

Increasing income is directly related to your productivity; and productivity is a way of life dictated by the habits we adopt and the way in which we approach each day.  To increase your productivity levels and set yourself apart from the …

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Support Staff Friday – Products We Love

This week, Alicia Ivory is highlighting a legal support services product.  Clio is a cloud-based practice management platform that provides a central docketing, billing, matter administration, and contact database for law firms.  Alicia is a fan of the product, and …

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Support Staff Friday! – Practice Management

A law firm is only as strong as the team it assembles, and the administrative and support staff can be just as important as the lawyer in the courtroom when it comes to profitability and work life balance.  In an effort to integrate …

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Act As Would the Lawyer You Want to Become

Act as would the lawyer you want to become.  That directive reminds me of my first contested hearing.  I had no guidance, or clue as to what I was doing at the time, but I tried to emulate the attorneys …

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Make Your Legal Vendor Experience Known!

Attention attorneys. The Lawyer Life is seeking information, reviews, experiences, warnings and recommendations relating to all law related business vendors such as Clio, Lexis Nexis, Rocket Matter, West Publishing, Avvo, Total Attorneys, Legal Match, etc.
Attorneys across the United States …

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Cut the Office Umbilical Cord, and Enjoy the Lawyer Life.

I’ve had the privilege to be traveling a lot this month between Los Angeles, San Diego, Oklahoma City, Dallas, Tampa, and now Austin, I’ve been on the road and on the go, however, my productivity from the standpoint of work …

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