Chick-Fil-A has built itself into a giant in the fast-food industry. It didn’t happen overnight. And it didn’t transpire without adhering to certain core principles. Here are four ways that you can model your law practice after Chick-Fil-A and position yourself for greater success. 1. Commodity Here’s the thing about commodities. People either want or need […]
Portia Porter is the author of Can You Stiff Your Divorce Lawyer?: Tales of How Cunning Clients Can Get Free Legal Work, as Told by an Experienced Divorce Attorney. Her book details all the many ways that wily clients may, can, have, and will escape paying their legal bills. She answers the question posed as the title […]
Like many other professionals, there are plenty of lawyers who wonder if they should start a blog? And if so, to what end? I took the leap in June of 2016. I enjoy writing and had some ideas for topics to write about where there appeared to be a gap in the market. But in […]
Now that you’re an associate attorney, what steps can you take to become a better associate for yourself and the partners you work for? I write this not as a “guru” who’s got it all figured out. I am not saying – “This is what I did, and it’ll work for you.” Because I’m still […]
Sometimes life presents us with circumstances, some aspects of which are within our grasp and others beyond our control, that come together to result in failure. Here’s what I took away from the experience when confronted with disaster.