|Contributions||American Bar Association. Young Lawyers Division., American Bar Association. Affiliate Outreach Project.|
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Start Your Own Law Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great lawyer and successful business owner. Whether you are looking to open a sole practitioner's office or wanting to go into partnership with other colleagues, picking the right location, hiring the right support staff and taking care of all the finances are not easy tasks/5(12). Key takeaway. Our book will help you gain clarity around your career, set your firm’s goals, and identify successful strategies for starting and growing a successful future-oriented law firm. The Small Firm Roadmap also discusses the shortcomings found in traditional law firm practice . His book, The Lean Law Firm: Run Your Firm Like the World’s Most Profitable and Efficient Businesses, was published by the American Bar Association in Larry frequently discusses design and efficiency as well as quality techniques in the software industry that can be leveraged by lawyers and other legal professionals. How to Start and Build a Law Practice, Fifth Edition By Jay G Foonberg If you have a question about starting and growing your own law practice, or improving your existing solo or small firm practice, this updated, and expanded new edition has the answers.
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