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In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, we talk to Nika Kabiri about how your clients' stress makes it hard for them to make good decisions, and how you can help them work around it.
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In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, we talk to Scott Bassett, who had a virtual law practice before anyone thought in those terms.
In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, we talk to Erin Gerstenzang about her solo criminal defense practice and the challenges of going solo, especially for newer lawyers.
If you can't go all-in on your dream of owning your own firm, it might be time to close the doors.
In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, Josie Beets explains why military spouses who are lawyers should be able to get a license to practice law without taking the bar exam over and over again.
In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, MothersEsquire founder Michelle Browning Coughlin talks about how being a parent—especially a mom—can make it harder to practice law, and what firms can do to be more parent-friendly.
How to Manage a Small Law Firm helps solo attorneys grow their law firms by teaching them how to be an entrepreneur, to run a law firm as a business, and learn effective leadership skills.
In this wide-ranging episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, we talk to Ruth Carter, a lawyer who is undeniably herself in public and private, about what it means to be a lawyer who is known to participate in the annual No Pants Subway Ride or don a Starfleet uniform for Comic-Con.