Book Title: Start Your Own Law Practice: A Guide to All the Things They Don't Teach in Law School about Starting Your Own Firm (Open for Business)
Publisher: Sphinx Publishing
Release Date: 2005-11-01
Author: Judge Huss
After years of school and maybe even after some years of practice, you are ready to be the boss. You want to hang out your shingle and open an office of your own. But running a profitable business takes more than just being a great attorney. Start Your Own Law Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great lawyer and successful business owner.
Whether you are looking to open a sole practitioner's office or wanting to go into partnership with other colleagues, picking the right location, hiring the right support staff and taking care of all the finances are not easy tasks. With help from Start Your Own Law Practice, you can be sure you are making the best decisions for success.
Don't let a wrong choice slow down your progress. Find advice on:
Creating a Business Plan
Managing the Office
Billing and Fees
Marketing Your Firm
Building a Client Base
Preventing Malpractice Suits
Keeping an Eye on the Goal
With checklists, sample letters and law office forms, Start Your Own Law Practice teaches you all the things they didn't in law school and gives you the confidence to go out and do it on your own.