Check out our recent blog post about the new Modern Law Practice Initiative and what it means for you.

The landscape for the practice of law is changing. The Modern Law Practice Initiative is seizing this opportunity to redefine what a successful, sustainable law practice looks like – while serving the 70% of the population that currently believes they cannot afford an attorney. The Modern Lawyer is tackling head-on both the public’s and legal industry’s perception of the legal marketplace, starting with reinventing the typical fee structure.

Resources for Modern Lawyers

Announcement Blast

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CLEs

  • Modern Law Practice CLEs
  • New Lawyer Edge Program
  • Unbundled Road Show: For Attorneys – a panel presentation of practitioners and judges skilled in the practice of unbundled legal services, including practical tips and ethical considerations. For more information, contact Joshua Junevicus, jjunevicus@cobar.org or Kathleen Schoen, kschoen@cobar.org .
  • Unbundled Road Show: For Judicial Officers – a panel presentation of judges and practitioners familiar with the effects unbundled legal services have on the bench and court personnel, including practical tips and ethical considerations. For more information, contact Joshua Junevicus, jjunevicus@cobar.org , or Kathleen Schoen, kschoen@cobar.org .

Toolkits

Toolkits provide a practical step-by-step guide to building and running a successful modern law practice.

Book Club

· Bringing the CBA Toolkit alive! A monthly gathering to discuss Successful Business Planning for the Modern Law Practice . While each month will begin with a focus on a particular chapter of the Toolkit, the discussion will be open to general questions about how to successfully run a modern law practice.

  • Next Meeting : The inaugural meeting will be held in April 2017. Contact Erika Holmes at Erika@ELHolmesLaw.com for more information.

Articles

Blogs

Practice Areas

If you are interested in speaking with a modern lawyer who practices in a specific area, reach out to the contacts listed below.

General Law Practice Management
Erika Holmes, Erika@ELHolmesLaw.com
Lauren Lester, lauren@mylifelawyer.com

We are currently compiling a list of contacts available to discuss modern representation in a variety of different practice areas. If you are interested in being a contact for a particular practice area or learning more about modern representation, contact Erika Holmes at Erika@ELHolmesLaw.com .

Hands-On Learning Opportunities