You’ve found yourself wondering: should I start my own law firm? And if so, how do I start my own law firm?
We’ll hit the how in a bit. Let’s start with the should.
We’ll tell you the big secret: you shouldn’t start your own firm if you love being a lawyer.
Of course, enjoying the law helps. But, you should only start a law firm if you’re interested in running a business and all it entails.
Yes, we know law school didn’t teach you business skills. Although, we think this should change. It’s likely that you might not have those skills right now. But, if you want to start your own firm, you must begin with the desire to learn and embrace the business finesse it will take to succeed.