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. …

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Running Your Firm with Microsoft

Microsoft products assist lawyers daily in document review and communication. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to Ben Schorr, senior content developer at Microsoft, about the different tools Microsoft provides and how they lend themselves to a successful law firm. Their conversation includes Microsoft Office 365, …

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Treat Your Solo Practice as a Small Business (Because it is)

Law schools are gradually catching on, but not a lot of lawyers emerge from law school ready to start their own business, which is what starting a practice is. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to Matthew Moeller, owner of the Moeller Firm, about how he …

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Diving Into Solo Practice Part 2: More Advice from Experts

Taking the plunge into solo practice can be intimidating. Maybe even downright terrifying. But it doesn’t have to be. This is part 2 of the New Solo episode in which host Adriana Linares talks to Rose-Ellen Fairgrieve, Tony Chiosso, and Albert Thuesen about their experiences running their own solo law …

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What to Expect at TECHSHOW 2017 – 3/17/2017

In the final LIVE report from TECHSHOW Today, ABA TECHSHOW 2017 co-chairs Tom Mighell and Debbie Reynolds join hosts Dennis Kennedy and Steve Best to wrap up TECHSHOW, discuss the changes that are in store for next year (the conference will be moving to a new hotel), and what to expect from the 2017 conference. The interview gets a couple of very special guests: ABA TECHSHOW 2016 Chair Adriana Linares and her furry sidekick (and newly crowned TECHSHOW Today mascot) Rebel, adopted directly from the exhibit hall floor.

How TECHSHOW and Technology has Evolved – 3/16/2017

Kennedy-Mighell Report Host Dennis Kennedy is joined by Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida Executive Director Kimberly Sanchez, The Florida Bar Technology Chair John Stewart and 2017 ABA TECHSHOW Chair (and New Solo host) Adriana Linares discuss the history of ABA TECHSHOW, how legal technology has evolved, and more.

Kimberly Sanchez touches on President Trump’s proposed budget which completely eliminates legal aid and how it would affect the market (Sanchez says it accounts for 50% of her organization’s funding).

Diving Into Solo Practice Part 1: Advice from the Experts

Nothing encourages the jump into starting a solo practice than the advice of those who have already done it. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks to Rose-Ellen Fairgrieve, Tony Chiosso, and Albert Thuesen at the Bar Association of San Francisco’s first annual Solo and Small Firm …

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The Benefits of Unbundling Legal Services

The market is changing for law firms. A majority of clients cannot afford full representation as it traditionally functions. Recently, attorneys have been adjusting or “unbundling” their services to make them more affordable, a process also known as limited scope representation. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares …

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Gaining the Courage to Start Your Own Firm

Starting a new practice can be intimidating and many attorneys never take the leap towards owning their own firm. In this episode of New Solo, host Adriana Linares talks with Cahill-IP, PLLC Founder Amy Sullivan Cahill about her journey and how podcasts helped her gain the courage to start her …

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