Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division

The ABA Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division (GPSolo) is the national voice for solo, small firm and general practice lawyers, including military and government lawyers. 

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Our motto "Your Success Our Mission" reflects the focus of the Division to provide relevant and timely member benefits, including more than 400 CLE titles from our Library, a Career Center with regular podcasts and webinars, an acclaimed magazine, e-newsletters, networking events, and much more.

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GPSolo Member Benefits

GPSolo is dedicated to providing benefits and resources that help our members run their practice, enhance their expertise, and focus on their well-being.

ABA Retirement Funds Pandemic Assistance

The ABA Retirement Funds Program has set up a special landing page with information on COVID-19 and the market volatility. During this time of uncertainty in the financial markets, you may have questions and concerns regarding your retirement plan. In an effort to support the legal community during this crisis, the ABA Retirement Funds Program is offering three months of free investment advice to all participants that sign up between April 1st and June 26th. This offer is being extended to all new plans that join the Program as well. If you are a current Program participant and would like more information on this offer, please call 800.348.2272 and ask to speak with a VRA Investment Advisor Representative. If you would like more information on joining the ABA Retirement Funds Program, please call 800.826.8901.

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Featured GPSolo Podcast

Featured GPSolo Podcast

Coronavirus: Impacts and Planning Strategies

Gary Bauer joins Tom Urquhart to provide an overview of his book "Hire and Retire: A Plan for a Continuing Income Stream in Retirement from Any Practice" with a special focus on what you can do when the virus disrupts your practice. We've also included below a free copy of a sample Power of Attorney form from the book.

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Sample Power of Attorney Form

From Gary Bauer's book, "Hire and Retire: A Plan for a Continuing Income Stream in Retirement from Any Practice."

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GPSolo is proud to offer podcasts featuring timely topics and new books focused on tips and trends for the solo and small firm practitioner. Podcasts are free for GPSolo members!

GPSolo Events

GPSolo hosts several in-person meetings each year in exciting locations. These events are the perfect venue for learning, networking, and fun. PLEASE NOTE: As a result of CDC guidance and other health and travel restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, GPSolo and GLSA have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Joint Spring Meeting scheduled for April 29 to May 2 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Past & Upcoming - Events

Solo and Small Firm Resource Center

Our Resource Center provides tips specifically for the solo and small firm lawyer. From tips on opening your own firm to work-life balance for all, see how our resources can help you and your practice.

GPSolo Connect

GPSolo Connect is a space for you to interact with other GPSolo members and committees through discussion boards, content sharing, and much more. It is the primary method for GPSolo committees to communicate and share resources. See below for a description of and links to communities in GPSolo Connect.

Contact GPSolo

Contact GPSolo staff with this online form or by calling 312-988-5648.