PLOM Resources

Community Lawyering
Hilton, Sarah. "Community Lawyering: A Problem-Solving Approach," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 13, No. 2, Summer 2005.

Diversity
Baca, Lawrence R. "Reflections on Diversity in the Public Law Office by the DOJ Civil Rights Division's First Indian Lawyer," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 11, No. 1, Winter 2003.

Mikkelson, Katherine and Jenae Naumann. "Diversifying Your Office's Outreach: Ten Simple Steps," Pass It On, Vol. 16, No. 3, Spring 2007.

Staff Morale/Motivation
Childers, Hon. Robert L. "Stressed Out? Depressed? Drink too Much? Lawyer Assistance Programs Can Help." Pass It On, Vol. 18, No. 1, Fall 2008.

Mikkelson, Katherine. "Public Sector Employee Surveys Done Right," Pass It On, Vol. 13, No. 4, Summer 2004.

General Management
Mikkelson, Katherine. "In Search of Funding: Seeking Grants for Public Law Offices," Pass It On, Vol. 12, No. 2, Winter 2003.

Mikkelson, Katherine. "Office Management Advice for Public Lawyers," Pass It On, Vol. 12, No. 4, Summer 2003.

Mikkelson, Katherine. "Paralegals in Public Law Offices: The Force Multiplier." Pass It On, Vol. 17, No. 3, Spring 2008.

Mikkelson, Katherine. "Teams in Government Law Offices: How to Build a Better Team." Pass It On, Vol. 18, No. 4, Summer 2009.

Miller Ravel, Ann and Alexa Tondreau. "Public Law Office Management and Client Relations," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 14, No. 2, Winter 2006.

Pandak, Sharon. "Creating the Best Public Law Office: Dispelling the Myths of Law Office Management and Help is on the Way," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 10, No. 1, Winter 2002.

Schiefen Stine, Margaret. "Supervising 101 for Lawyers" The Public Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 1, Winter 2004.

Training/Professional Development 
Beliveau, Laura. "Designing an Effective Intern Program," Pass It On, Vol. 16, No. 2, Winter 2007.

Grubbs, Melissa. "Mentoring Programs: An Untapped Resource for the Public Law Office," Pass It On, Vol. 9, No. 4, Summer 2000.

Productivity
Dewey-Balzhiser, Anne. "Why Can't I Get it All Done? Strategies for Increasing Your Productivity."Pass It On , Vol. 19, No. 1, Fall 2009.

Recruiting
Kidd, Susan. "Recruiting the Best Public Lawyers: Mastering the Fundamentals " The Public Lawyer, Vol. 16, No. 2, Summer 2008.

Kidd, Susan and Ruta Stropus. "Interviewing Intelligence: Ten Steps to a Successful Dialogue," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 14, No. 2, Summer 2006.

Continuity of Operations
Mikkelson, Katherine. "Continuity of Operations for Government and the Pandemic Flu Threat," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 14, No. 2, Summer 2006.

Supervising
Schiefen Stine, Margaret. "Supervising 101 for Lawyers," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 2, Winter 2004.

Technology
Lawson, Jerry A. "IEC Journal: A New Way for Government Lawyers to Share Information," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 13, No. 1, Winter 2005.

Sanders Reach, Catherine. "Dial M For Management: Taming Electronic Documents in a Public Law Office," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 14, No. 2, Summer 2006.

Warner, Nadine C. "Metadata 101: What Lies Beneath," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 2, Summer 2004.

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