October 2001  Volume 27, Number 7
ABA Law Pracice Management Magazine, October 2001 Issue

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Parent-At-Law: Is Balance a Mere Myth?
Pulled in seemingly a thousand directions, how do lawyers who are parents master the right mix of kids at work?
Steven T. Taylor

Confronting Alcoholism in the Legal Profession: Why, and How, to Unmask the Coverup
Long Hours, high-pressure cases, constant stress. Where ca a person turn for release? Sometimes down the wrong road. The profession has a dirty little secret: Many lawyers are drunks. Firms must learn to face the problem.
Michael J. Flaherty and Richard J. Jacobson

Reducing Stress: Understanding and Managing the Tigers in Our Heads
Stress is like the black lung disease of the profession. Because it is silent, we don't see it creeping up on us until it causes damage. Here's a prescription for well-being.
George W. Kaufman

Editor's Page - Practice Management Family Album.

Technology in Practice Department

Product Watch


Practice Development Clips

On Balance

Chair's Message





As I was Saying: Ancillary Businesses: Can't We All Just Get Along?
Subsidiaries serving law firms' clients are growing, with or without ethics rules.
Wendy R. Leibowitz

nothing.but.net: Simplifying Life On the Net
There's such a thing as too much information, but you can control it.
Erik J. Heels

Site Watch: LawyerExpress.com

What's Up in Corel's Wordperfect Office 2002: The Odyssey Continues
WordPerfect's new version emphasizes superior document compatibility. But is there more?
Daniel S. Coolidge

E-Definitions: Foot Soldiers and Attack Masters
Covert Demons can crush Net services. Be warned!
Mark Tamminga

Research Dig: Sow the Data, Reap the Knowledge
Research management has a new friend in a handy utility, ClickGarden.
Genie Tyburski

Product Watch
The latest legal technology news in the lpm-newproducts@abanet.org inbox.
Storm Evans

Marketing: Marketing While You're Parenting
Robert W. Denney

Practice Development Clips
Ross Fishman

One Lawyer's Renaissance: Creating a Small Firm at the Millenium
David P. Leibowitz

Confronting Alcoholism in the Legal Profession
Michael J. Flaherty and Richard J. Jacobson

Reducing Stress: Understanding and Managing the Tigers in Our Heads
George W. Kaufman

On Balance: Creatively Mixing Law Practice and Parenthood
Marcia Pennington Shannon