ABA Journal: TBD Law Is “About as Far from Traditional Legal Conferences … as You Can Get.”

If you would like to be a part of the next TBD Law, you can apply now!

10 Steps To Writing a Great Law School Final Paper

How to write a great law school final paper. Tips for law students to succeed at final exams.

What Can You Do When Your Office Goes Up In Flames?

How can your firm recover when all your files are burned to a crisp? Law Practice Confidential can help.

Women in the Law Podcast: “Leaky Pipeline #2: From Hiring to Retention to Leadership”

This week’s episode, “The Leaky Pipeline #2,” looks at the specific challenges inherent in hiring, retaining, and elevating women to leadership roles.

Clearly, the Answer is not “Obvious”

Do not insult your professors by pretending the answers are "clear," obvious," or other meaningless words.

Podcast #97: How to Expand Your Practice with Freelance Lawyers, with Lisa Solomon

In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, Lisa Solomon explains what freelance lawyering is, how to work with a freelance lawyer, and where to find one.

Closed Book Law School Exam Preparation Tips

Tips for succeeding on closed-book law school exams, from our Exam Week series of advice.

The Profession Must Actually Help Addicted Lawyers

The legal profession has an addiction problem, and it is going about fixing that in all the wrong ways.

Law School Finals: Taking Your First Exams

How law students can prepare for their first finals in law school.

Stop Making Excuses for Not Going Paperless

It's time to go paperless. Period.

Women in the Law Podcast: “The Leaky Pipeline #1”

This week’s episode, “The Leaky Pipeline #1,” examines the way the legal profession makes it harder for women to succeed than for men.

Lawyerist Gift Guide 2016

Here is our Lawyerist 2016 gift guide, with gifts ranging from $3 to much, much more.

The Ethics of Ghostwriting for Pro Se Litigants

Ghostwriting is an effective way to provide assistance for a pro se litigant. However, jurisdictions differ on how much assistance triggers a duty to disclose that a lawyer has ghostwritten a pleading. Here is a guide to which states require what levels of disclosure.

Podcast #96: How IBM’s Watson Empowers a Network of Lawyers, with Jason Velez

In this episode, Jason Velez explains how he is using IBM’s Watson to empower 1Law, the small firm and affiliation of US lawyers he founded. He also explains how he went about building 1Law’s technology solutions, which prompts Sam and Aaron to address the question whether lawyers should learn to code.