MoreLaw Minneapolis Blog Roll
Each member of the MoreLaw Minneapolis community brings a huge amount of experience to the table. Here, they share what they have learned about the practice of law as a solo or small firm attorney.
“Find work you really love,” my dad once told me, “and you’ll be so happy Monday mornings.” He was right. You’ll be passionate about work that aligns with your values, skills, and goals; it will be satisfying, and you’ll do it efficiently and well. If your work...read more
One big decision governs most other decisions in your solo practice. It doesn’t come up in law school. I’ve never seen a CLE about it. Yet it’s almost certain to be a major influence on where you work, what you earn, and how you spend your time. In fact it’s the...read more
Despite all of our differences, there is one thing we as humans all have in common. We all express our emotions differently, but we all have them. Understanding that a client’s emotions are a major influence in their actions and decisions is important in guiding them...read more
I recently wrote an article for the Hennepin Lawyer magazine about the importance of online reputation for lawyers called The Zero Moment of Truth and Your Practice. Consider this post an unofficial addendum to what I said there. Happy clients rarely think to go and...read more
A fifth of all self-employed people work from home. Solo practitioners make up a good number of that statistic, and it is no wonder; with the benefits of working from home like time freedom, work-life balance, and child supervision, who wants to be chained to a desk...read more