New Job Openings at Lawyerist!

If you or someone you know is interested in joining our small but high-energy team trying to change the future of law practice, we'd love to hear!

The Best Law Firm Websites, 2017 Edition

For eight years, we have been finding the best examples of law firm website design from numerous nominations. Our selection criteria include best practices for website design, basic search engine optimization, and website security. See the best law firm websites!

Access to Justice, Data Breaches, and Science for All Ages

Three podcasts we're listening to this week: Legal Toolkit, Digital Detectives, and The Show about Science.

How Lawyers Work: Erin Levine, Serial Entrepreneur, Family Law Specialist, and Amateur Mommy

In this week’s edition of How Lawyers Work, we talked to Erin Levine of Levine Law Group.

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I Am Not Bringing My Laptop on Vacation Next Year

Bringing your work on vacation is no vacation at all.

ILTA 2017: Where Have all the Lawyers Gone?

Why aren't there more lawyers at one of the premier legal tech conferences?

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Podcast #133: Why Lawyers Need to Learn Design, with Alix Devendra

In this episode Alix Devendra explains why lawyers need to learn and apply design thinking in their law practices. Design is just a process for creative problem solving, and lawyers building client-centered law practices need design thinking as well as legal thinking to build successful client-service models.

For the Legal Profession and Others, Change is Hard

Lawyers, particularly at big firms, are notorious for being risk-averse. But change is coming, whether we want to acknowledge that or not.

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Things Lawyers Think Are Tax Deductible That Are Not

Not everything that seems like a business expense is tax deductible. Here are a few things that lawyers commonly assume they can deduct, but they cannot.

Tax Traps, Tech Fails, and Revising Pitches

Three podcasts we're listening to this week: On the Road, Kennedy-Mighell Report, and Pitch Makeover.