Embracing Alternative Fee Arrangements – Tips from Legal Week

If you follow my blog, you know I am a fan of disrupting traditional methods of practicing law, which includes the billing method, a.k.a the infamous billable hour. I am a proponent of using data to provide transparency from both the client and attorney side in how much each matter will cost. While this is … More Embracing Alternative Fee Arrangements – Tips from Legal Week

50+ Apps & Sites for Productive Lawyers

Whether you’re an in-house lawyer, in biglaw, a solo, or a law student, here are 50 (ok, 51) apps and sites you can use to be more productive and efficient: Need to jot down notes? Keep Evernote Can’t make your court appearance? Standin Local Lawyer App* Need Law Practice Management software? MerusCase (I work here!) Clio Lexicata … More 50+ Apps & Sites for Productive Lawyers

E-Discovery Primer for Lawyers

E-discovery is “Electronic Discovery” and the use of technology to obtain electronically stored information (or “ESI”) in the course of litigation. It is a cost-saving method of using sophisticated software that helps sift through ESI, including documents, emails, messages, and related content. The software allows users to use terms or “keywords” like you would in … More E-Discovery Primer for Lawyers