The Art of Practice

For lawyers with a higher calling, effective practice is an art. Check in for regular case summaries, practice points, client service tips and more.

Christine Janes

The Disorganized Client

  • July 01, 2015
  • Christine Janes

A professional organizer provides tips for understanding and working with chronically disorganized clients.

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Making Pain Visible

  • April 01, 2015
  • Jason F. Katz and Nga T. Dang

The 2014 film Cake brought public attention to the shattering reality of chronic pain. How lawyers must do the same within the legal system.

Dawn of the Virtual Legacy

  • April 01, 2015

The world's largest social media platform is also the largest virtual cemetery: Facebook introduces 'legacy contacts' for accounts of deceased users.

Joanna Birenbaum and Barbara Collier

Serving Clients with Speech and Language Disabilities

  • January 01, 2015
  • Joanna Birenbaum and Barbara Collier

Until recently, there has been no accessible formal communications support for people with speech language disabilities, making it very difficult to access legal services.

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Creative Counsel

  • April 01, 2014
  • Catherine Brennan

It's amazing what a little creativity can do.

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Mediation Confidential

  • October 01, 2013
  • Mitchell Rose and Sam Sasso

What lawyers and mediators really think of each other.