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Writing about legal ethics, criminal law, and fitness.
The holidays are full of family dinners, parties with friends, days away from the office — and the possibility of legal malpractice. There are two main risks: (1) going to holiday parties, and (2) taking time off. Both pose risks to the unwary, but with a little thinking ahead you can avoid any problems. Dodge [...]
As Isla Fisher is to Amy Adams and that guy from the Facebook movie is to Michael Cera, so is Back Office Betties to Ruby Receptionists. We tried Back Office Betties for two weeks to figure out whether its more-flexible pricing gets you service on par with Ruby Receptionists, the best virtual receptionist we have [...]
Throughout history the beard has served as a sign of royalty, virility, and badassness in various cultures. A shorn beard used to be a sign of shame. Even today, many would argue that a proper beard makes a man more intimidating to his enemies. And since lawyering is about 90% mental, you should all listen [...]
Our rules of professional conduct dictate that we hold certain information in confidence. We hold that confidence to the exclusion of all others, and can even resist a subpoena to protect our clients’ secrets. Similarly, we take an oath to zealously advocate for our clients. In an ideal world, these two responsibilities would never run [...]
I am horrible at taking notes. Not just my handwriting, which is admirably atrocious. But the act of taking notes itself. I tend to keep it all in my head, which is silly because I also have a lackluster memory. On more than one occasion, my receptionist has rung through and said they have someone [...]