Whether Married Lawyers Should File Separate Tax Returns
In most cases, filing jointly is beneficial because you will pay less taxes. But there are some situations that filing separately may be most beneficial financially.
How To Survive the Summer Child-Care Void Next Year
The summer child care dilemma is not going to be easily solved anytime soon. But with some planning and work, you can make your children’s summers fun and memorable while still building your law practice.
HSAs: A Great Investment Tool for the Healthy Saver
There are not many tax-advantaged savings vehicles out there that can match the benefits of an HSA. But you must decide if you can handle the drawbacks before committing.
How To Avoid Embarrassing Yourself with a Wine List
Want to impress guests at a fine restaurant and your knowledge of wine? Make sure you go in prepared.
Where to Buy Wine
There are pros and cons to each place you can buy wine. Make sure you choose the right one when making your next big wine purchase.
How to Develop a Palate for Wine
You learn about wine by drinking more wine. We're shocked by this profound advice as much as you are.
Fountain Pens for the Obsessed
Once you get to the pens in this range, you have clearly succumbed to the allure of fountain pens.
Fountain Pens for the Absolute Beginner
Just because fountain pens are no longer the signifier of success they once were does not mean you should avoid writing with one. Here are some fountain pens to consider if you are just starting out and do not want to find out that you dropped Beyonce-concert-ticket-levels of money on something you don't actually like.
Get Better Sleep Today to Better Serve Your Clients Tomorrow
The truth is that sleep deprivation does not make us good lawyers. By not getting enough sleep, you are impairing your memory, decision-making skills, and ability to serve your clients.
Your Briefcase is Probably Terrible
A briefcase should be a one-time purchase that lasts you a lifetime.
Podcast #15: Karin Conroy’s 5-Step Basic Law Firm Marketing Plan
Don’t build your marketing plan around the strategies you want to employ. That’s step 4. First, you need to do a little background work to figure out which strategies make sense for your practice. This week, Karin and Sam talk through her 5-step marketing plan. Plus, Sam and Aaron talk about a BigLaw April Fools […]
How to Stay Married to a Lawyer
Being in love with a lawyer who has a duty to his or her clients and the law can be an emotionally draining experience. Here's how to handle the difficulties your partner faces with clarity.
How to Tell Whether Your Bad Date is Tax Deductible
Deducting entertainment expenses is complicated to do. Nonetheless, if done right, you may be able to write off that bad date you recently went on.
Overcome Chronic Back Pain with Healthy Habits
Most lawyers fulfill all the conditions that eventually lead to chronic back pain. Avoid serious injuries by following these five steps.
Guided .1 Hour Meditations for Lawyers
Think you don’t have time to meditate? How about trying it for just .1 hour? Just don’t ask if you can bill your clients for it.