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  • Sonia Rios
    Hi I'm Sonia Fonticiella Rios
    I'm new to South Arkansas and will probably be opening up a practice in this tiny town or El Dorado, AR. 
    Sonia Rios 2 views 3 comments Most recent by Sonia Rios General Discussion
  • Joel Albert
    Introducing Joel Albert
    I am a solo practitioner in Philadelphia (licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey).  I have a somewhat general practice that includes commercial transactions (real estate, business, etc.), plaintiff and defense personal injury work, real estate, ins…
    Joel Albert 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • David Lynch
    David Lynch, West Harrison, Indiana
    Hi folks!   I'm a newly practicing (this year) solo in rural Indiana outside Cincinnati.  I have an LL.M. in tax but am doing mostly indigent defense appointment work while I build my practice.  I look forward to participating in this forum and sh…
    David Lynch 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Jeff Hurd
    Jeff Hurd
    Hi; I'm Jeff Hurd. I practice business and healthcare litigation in South Dakota in a 24-lawyer, 2-office practice. I love technology and gadgets, and I'm looking forward to picking up hints and insights on how others improve efficiency in their off…
    Jeff Hurd 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Do I need a new ScanSnap if I switch to Mac?
    This isn't related to the accounting software issue, but I had a question about the Mac conversion. Would you have to replace your Scansnap? I don't know if you'd get it for free due to the incredible marketing you've done for them, but that's an im…
    2 views 2 comments Most recent by samglover Legal Technology
  • Gregory Casale
    Outlook 2010 Associate Calendar Events with Contacts in Activities
    Does anyone know how to accomplish the above title? In Outlook 2010 there is an Activites area in which all associated emails, calendar events, tasks, etc are supposed to be "associated". Does anyone know how to actually get information into this ar…
    Gregory Casale 2 views 2 comments Most recent by Deborah Savadra Legal Technology
  • James Crewse
    James Crewse - Dallas, Texas
    Hello everyone.  My name is James Crewse.  I am a Business & Employment Litigation attorney at Riney Palter, PLLC, a litigation boutique in Dallas, Texas.  What I hope to get out of LAB?  Insight, different perspectives, and REFERRALS, FAME & FORTUN…
    James Crewse 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Jason Page
    Jason Page
    I am a fairly new solo in Wilson, N.C. I left my 10-lawyer firm at the end of May. My practice is primarily family law, civil litigation and criminal defense.  
    Jason Page 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • John Corcoran
    Introducing John Corcoran, San Francisco-based new solo (as of last week)
    It's great to meet everyone.    My name is John Corcoran, and I went out on my own last week. So the newly expanded Lawyerist LAB is great timing as far as I'm concerned. ; )    I didn't move very far. I moved up one floor from the small firm wh…
    John Corcoran 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • April King
    April King, solo--not as in Han
    I'm reviving a solo practice on the north side of the Twin Cities after 4 years almost completely out of the law, raising the 3 kids born to us in 5 years.  Now that the youngest is school age, I'm returning to my practice areas of t&e, probate admi…
    April King 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Curt Langley
    Curt M. Langley
    I am a Commercial Litigator and Trial Attorney at Jackson Walker LLP in Houston, TX.  Our law firm have 300+ attorneys in six offices in Texas (Houston, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, San Antonio, San Angelo).   My bio information is located at http:…
    Curt Langley 1 view 0 comments Started by Curt Langley General Discussion
  • LawyerC
    Address For Those Who Work at Home
    I work at home and I need an address for the rare occasions when clients need to send me mail (Most of the time we send documents via email).  For obvious reasons, I don't want to give clients my home address.  I'm trying to figure out a solution--…
    LawyerC 2 views 2 comments Most recent by LawyerC Legal Technology
  • Gregory Casale
    Gregory Casale
    Good afternooon. My name is Greg and I am solo attorney practicing primarily Criminal Defense in Worcester, MA. I have always been interested in technology and hope to make as many actual improvements to my technology and productivity as possible. I…
    Gregory Casale 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • samglover
    The Rocket Matter thread
    Ask your questions about---and share your experiences with---Rocket Matter, one of our favorite practice management software options!
    Closed samglover 1 view 3 comments Most recent by thedansherman Legal Technology
  • Gyi Tsakalakis
    Introducing Gyi Tsakalakis
    Hi, I'm Gyi (rhymes with “key” with a hard “g”).   I was born in Detroit and currently live in Chicago. I love football, politics, and philosophy.   I studied computer science at Michigan for 3 years before I decided that I didn't want to be a p…
    Gyi Tsakalakis 1 view 0 comments Started by Gyi Tsakalakis General Discussion
  • samglover
    Steve Jobs
    I felt the need to post something about Steve Jobs today, but it doesn't begin to encompass all the things he brought to the world. I'm not an Apple (or a Steve Jobs) fanboy. I've never liked using Macs all that much, in fact (although I love my iPa…
    samglover 1 view 1 comment Most recent by Kate Taylor Battle General Discussion
  • Phillip Hurwitz
    Introducing Phil Hurwitz
    Hello There,   I'm a sole practitioner since 1991. Graduated form  St. John's. My core focus is on criminal defense. I practice in Rochester NY.
    Phillip Hurwitz 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • samglover
    Hofstra looking for an Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor of Law for 2012-2013
    Job posting. Hofstra University School of Law, located in Hempstead, NY, is seeking to hire a Clinical Professor to teach and supervise a clinic that will focus on investor rights, consumer rights, or a related area. The Hofstra Law Clinic was esta…
    samglover 1 view 0 comments Started by samglover Legal Careers
  • gregoryluce
    Taking a Vacation
    As I write this, I'm actually on vacation in the Outer Banks in North Carolina. Normally, I check out completely during a vacation but have decided to check in on this issue, which I've asked attorneys from time to time: when is the last time you to…
    gregoryluce 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover Lawyering Skills
  • LawyerC
    Ethics Resources at ABA
    I just wanted to let everyone know about these documents at the ABA.  I have found them immensely helpful   http://apps.americanbar.org/legalservices/lpl/journalarticles.html   ETA: Sorry, I'm a horrible typist and I can't edit the header. 
    LawyerC 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover Legal Ethics

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