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Starting a Law Firm
Archives for February 2013
Flat Fee/Unbundled Services
This is a follow up to the Fee Setting question posed below. As a new attorney, how am I to determine how to charge a client for a flat fee type service, be that a municipal/criminal representation or an estate plan? In the move to alternative fee a…
Office Space Decision?
I am looking for office space. I will be the only attorney at the office as my paralegal works from home and will continue to do so. Does this office space sound like a good fit for me?
4 story office building that is renovated and clean, but not…
I cannot think of any that I would dread more than having to scrounge around at yard sales, craigslist and the like for used furniture. I hate shopping as it is, and I even more strongly hate shopping that involves having to hunt down stuff in the …
What comes first: The client(s) or the office?
In an effort to minimize the risk associated with starting my own solo practice, I ask the question: What comes first, the client(s) or the office? I was in private practice for about 6 1/2 years and have been in house counsel for the past year. O…