Practice Management

Negotiation Strategies

by Alexa Drago on June 5, 2018

By Sara Sharp Everything you need to know about negotiation can be learned from the country song, “The Gambler.” Starting with: “If you’re gonna play the game … you gotta learn to play it right.” Learning to negotiate well will never fail to be useful. If you own a house, receive a salary, have been […]

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We know you are busy! So we read through numerous blog posts and find the best ones to share with you each month. Please let us know if you feel we are missing a particularly good. Quick Tips Attorney Identity Theft (Podcast) Identity theft doesn’t just apply to stolen credit cards or social security numbers. […]

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By: Erica Fujimoto Once you have identified a process in your firm, you can take steps to improve upon that process.  Remember, your processes may vary based on the circumstances of each matter, but there is still a process you follow in everything you do.  The hard part is figuring out whether what you’re doing […]

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By: Erica Fujimoto Whether your firm handles corporate litigation, contracts, criminal defense, or any other type of law, one thing is true:  There is a process to everything you do.  And any time there is a process, there are ways to improve upon that process.  Change simply for the sake of change isn’t ever a […]

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Thinking about retirement? Even if you are years away, don’t miss this practical and comprehensive look at the many and various factors and risks which must be considered when planning for one’s retirement.  The program will examine the realities faced by the potential retiree as well as the hopes and desires that the retiree has concerning […]

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By Steve J. Best, Esq. When the staff of a law firm is asked about their biggest frustrations as it relates to productivity and job efficiency, managing volumes of paper is often at the top.  Paper files have become problematic in today’s technologically driven law firms.  People often spend hours of unproductive time filing away […]

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By Jennifer M. Ramovs, Esq. Most legal professionals we have the pleasure of dealing with agree that training is one of the most important investments they can make in themselves and their teams. However, when it comes time to schedule and pay for the training, it seems to be the first item to get slashed. […]

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Thank you very much to Solo/Small Firm member Barb Heikoff for compiling this list of free/donation shredding events across the state. Check websites for hours, accepted materials, limitations/restrictions etc.   Office Depot/Office Max, now through Apr. 28, 2018: free 5 lbs with coupon: https://www.officedepot.com/cm/print-and-copy/shredding   Wheatridge Business Assn, Members: https://www.wheatridgebiz.com/events/beat-identity-theft-free-shredding-event/Apr. 7, 2018: Bengtson Wealth Management, 16255 West 64th Avenue, Arvada   ProShred: […]

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What the heck is modern representation? In a nutshell, modern representation is a way to practice law that is a win-win for clients and lawyers. And the CBA’s Modern Law Practice Initiative (MPLI) is here to teach you how to do it! The mission of MLPI is to revolutionize the legal profession by enhancing access […]

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By Scott Carlson Legal malpractice claims in recent years have remained relatively steady, but defense costs, claimed damages and settlement sums have all climbed. That’s according to the latest survey of some of the leading lawyers’ professional liability insurance companies, revealing troubling trends that argue in favor of doing what many attorneys are loathe to […]

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