PLOM Resources

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

Diversity
"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.

"Diversifying Your Office's Outreach: Ten Simple Steps," Pass It On, Vol. 16, No. 3.

Staff Morale/Motivation
"Keeping Legal Minds Intact: Mitigating Compassion Fatigue Among Government Lawyers," Pass It On, Vol. 22, No. 1.

"Stressed Out? Depressed? Drink too Much? Lawyer Assistance Programs Can Help." Pass It On, Vol. 18, No. 1.

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

"Better Decision Making," Pass It On, Vol. 20, No. 1.

"More than Minding Your Ps and Qs: Cultivating Civility in a Tech Age," Pass It On, Vol. 22, No. 3.

"Raising Your Profile" Pass It On, Vol 28, No. 4.

General Management
"Office Politics: Hiring and Firing Government Lawyers," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 18, No. 1.

"In Search of Funding: Seeking Grants for Public Law Offices," Pass It On, Vol. 12, No. 2.

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

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

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

"Public Law Office Management and Client Relations," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 14, No. 2.

"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.

"Supervising 101 for Lawyers" The Public Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 1.

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

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

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

"Improving the Efficiency of Office Operations," Pass It On, Vol. 20, No. 3.

"Government Law Offices Do More with Less," Pass It On, Vol. 21, No. 4.

"Government Law Office Document Management Solutions to Suit Any Budget," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 19, No. 2.

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

"Interviewing Intelligence: Ten Steps to a Successful Dialogue," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 14, No. 2.

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

Supervising
"Cybervetting and Monitoring Employees' Online Activities: Assessing the Legal Risks for Employers," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 18, No. 2.

"Supervising 101 for Lawyers," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 2.

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

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

"Metadata 101: What Lies Beneath," The Public Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 2.