New Lawyer
Volume 5, Number 2
September 2007

Table of Contents
Past Issues

GP|Solo Division Notes:

  • Second Annual National Solo & Small Firm Conference
  • GP|Solo Book Spotlight
  • Popular Topics on Solosez

Note: Information on all this and more can be found on our Website at http://www.abanet.org/genpractice .


Second Annual National Solo & Small Firm Conference

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Mark your calendar now for the Second National Solo and Small Firm Conference , which will take place October 5-6, 2007, in Philadelphia, PA, at the Hyatt Hotel Penn’s Landing, in conjunction with the American Bar Association’s General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division’s Fall Meeting.

It's a growing trend for small-firm lawyers to get together to hear well-known speakers, network with other like-minded lawyers, get information on technology products appropriate to their size of practice, and just generally have a good time. The National Solo & Small Firm Conference allows you to build a network and develop referral sources from all across the country.

Scheduled presentations include:
The fast paced and ever-popular 60 Tips in 60 Minutes
The Lawyer as Employer: Hiring, Firing, Managing and More
E-Discovery for the Rest of Us: Essential Small-Firm Primer
Keeping Them Satisfied: Exceeding Client Expectations Everyday!
15 Tips for Stress-LESS Solo & Small Firm Practice in 60 Minutes
Immigration 'Gotcha’s' for Non-Immigration Lawyers
How NOT to Commit Malpractice With Your Computer

The educational offerings at the conference feature presentations from a mix of nationally known legal technology experts, veteran active members of the GP|Solo Division with advice to share, active participants in the Solosez online community, practice management advisors and other solo and small firm lawyers just like you.

To see all of the speakers and scheduled presentations, and to get more information about the conference and register, visit the National Solo & Small Firm Conference website at:

»  www.abanet.org/solo «


GP|Solo Book Spotlight

How to Capture and Keep Clients: Marketing Strategies for Lawyers
Edited by jennifer j. rose

In this in-depth book with accompanying audio CDs, the best and most innovative solo and small firm lawyers give you their secrets, approaches, and strategies to that age-old puzzle of growing your law firm. Through this wealth of savvy advice, you'll learn how to ask for business, attract and keep clients, partner with other lawyers, market a specialty or boutique practice, market to ethnic communities, market in a small town, brand your law firm just like the big firms do and more.

Price: $131.95
GP|Solo members: $108.95

»  Find out about other GP|Solo Books «

»  Visit the Solo & Small Firm Web Store «


Popular Topics on Solosez

 Solosez is an email discussion list for solo and small firm lawyers that has grown to be by far the ABA's busiest list.

For a taste of what Solosez has to offer, check out the popular threads on Solosez's Website. Recent threads include:

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