New Solo Podcast

Adriana Linares hosts the New Solo Podcast on Legal Talk Network.

Listen in as we discuss a range of topics from launching a solo practice to law practice management to law office software and technology.

We talk to lawyers, consultants, Bar leaders and legal technology luminaries to help lawyers answer the questions that arise throughout all phases of a solo career. Have a suggestion for a topic or guest? Send a note!

19 Apr

How to Own your Niche

Starting your own solo practice in a competitive area is hard enough; raising five kids while running your business is even harder. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to Bill Galione about how he combined research, personal interest, and passion to establish a niche within personal …
30 Mar

Splitting the Difference: How to Change Locations

In December 2015, Barbara Leach shared how she managed to split office resources without causing office drama. In this follow-up episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to Barbara about how to effectively separate after sharing an office with another firm. She also shares tips on hiring and what …
20 Feb

The Difficulty of Switching Technology

Laptops are kind of like that greener grass; they always look shinier in someone else’s hands. But switching around your technology, whether it’s transitioning to using Macs or deciding to use a tablet, could be more work than you think. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks …
28 Nov

Up Your Marketing Game with Newsletters

Email marketing can be a very valuable tool for solo lawyers. But how can you make your newsletter stand out from spam and competition? In this episode of New Solo recorded at the 2017 Clio Cloud Conference, host Adriana Linares and guest host Liz McCausland talk to Andrew LeGrand about …
20 Oct

Polish and Perfect Your Legal Writing Skills

As a lawyer, you write a lot. Whether it’s a contract, report, proposal, or even just a long email, your writing needs to be professional and clear of errors. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to Ivy Grey and Daniel Heuman of Intelligent Editing’s PerfectIt about the editing services …
21 Sep

Word Up: Using Microsoft Word Like a Pro

If you’ve ever experienced frustration with Microsoft Word or other word processors, you’re in luck. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares and guest Allan Mackenzie go in depth about how to use Microsoft Word effectively, including tips and tricks you can put into practice before the podcast …
20 Jul

Top Tech Tools for Solo Attorneys

“Solo” may be part of the title when you’re starting your own solo legal career, but that doesn’t mean you have to go it alone. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to JoAnn Holmes about the resources she uses to make her solo law firm successful. …