April 02, 2018

Publications

Publications

The ABA Fund for Justice and Education is 501(c)(3) charitable fund that support the public service and educational programs of the American Bar Association.

Profile of Legal Malpractice Claims: 2012-2015

The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability released data on a cross-section of legal malpractice claims during the period of 2012 - 2015. Profile of Legal Malpractice Claims 2012-2015 seeks to help lawyers reduce malpractice behavior by providing a "snapshot" of malpractice claim activity. The committee surveyed insurers that provide legal malpractice insurance about the number and type of legal malpractice claims received. The publication is available for purchase online or by calling ABA order fulfillment at 800-285-2221 (Product Code# 4140047).

 

A Lawyer’s Guide to Selecting Cyber Liability Insurance

Protecting Against Cyber Threats: A Lawyer’s Guide to Choosing a Cyber-Liability Insurance Policy provides a must-have guide to network security/cyber-liability insurance for lawyers and law firms, an explanation of the terminology and practices common in this specialized area of coverage.  No matter the area of practice, type of clients, or size of the law firm, this publication will assist you in making an informed decision about selecting network security/cyber-liability insurance.  The guide provides essential information on the key components of this unique insurance policy and a listing of insurers offering this specialized insurance.

 

Judge’s Benchbook to the SCRA

This Benchbook is designed to acquaint judges of all levels regarding the provisions that protect servicemembers while they serve on active duty. The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act is especially important today given that hundreds of thousands of members of the National Guard and Reserves.

Dialogue
Dialogue , the magazine of the ABA Division for Legal Services, brings you news and topical information about the delivery of legal services to low and moderate income people.

Unbundling Legal Services

Innovative Fundraising Ideas for Legal Services

Supporting Justice III: A Report on the Pro Bono Work of America’s Lawyers (March 22, 2013)

Securing Reasonable Caseloads Ethics and Law in Public Defense

 

 

 

The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families: Everything You Need to Know about Family Law, Estate Planning, and the Service Members Civil Relief Act

 

 

Reinventing the Practice of Law