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Exploring the Wealth of Successful Attorneys in the United States

William Lerach, David Boies, Joe Jamail, and Thomas Mesereau are examples of successful attorneys who have built significant wealth through their careers in law. These attorneys have achieved success in various practice areas, including plaintiffs' law, trial law, and criminal defense. The wealth of these attorneys is a testament to their success in the legal profession and their ability to achieve both financial success and social impact through their work.

Law Firm Diversity and Inclusion

"What is the importance of Law Firm Diversity?" Law firms and legal departments are constantly striving for diversity in their hiring. Large law firms want to hire employees from diverse backgrounds to represent society and its needs while also making sure they find people with the right skills and experience. However, many law firm leaders struggle with how best to go about this process. This article will discuss strategies for recruiting a diverse legal staff from diverse law students to prospective attorneys.

The Focus Should Always Be on the Client

If someone asked you what is normally meant by the abbreviation ‘CYA,’ you might not know what they are talking about. But you are more likely to know what this abbreviation is when it is explained to you. CYA is a shortened version of ‘cover your ass.’ While this can seem like a vulgar choice of words, it has often been used to describe people in the legal industry. Let’s take a closer look at what this means and how it affects clients and the legal industry overall.

How to Pitch Your Firm to Attract New Talent and New Business

Law students who interview with numerous firms before making a final decision can tell you that each firm makes a standard pitch largely undifferent from every other firm of a similar size. If the firm is large, they all try to emphasize the diversity and experience, and if they are small, they pitch the angle of a faster trip up the ladder. The same is true when attracting new clients. If a business shops for new counsel, they are likely to hear the same pitch about why they should choose this firm over and over again.

The Importance of Performance Check-ins in the Legal Sphere

Performance check-ins can be a formal review or a casual conversation between the parties, but it is essential that they happen frequently. Performace reviews, or check-ins, help attorneys, partners, and legal support staff address problems and acknowledge improvements promptly.

3 Top Tips to Help You Establish A Remote Workforce for Your Law Firm

Summary: If you have been thinking of either transforming or establishing a virtual law firm with a remote workforce, you need to read this article.

The Importance of Associate Perks When Trying to Attract Law Firm Talent

Summary: Perks can be the difference between hiring the best legal talent out fresh out of law school and missing out on the cream of the crop.

The 10 Most Effective Law Firm Marketing Techniques

Summary: A long tradition of marketing exists in American business. Why shouldn’t law firms do the same?

5 Ways Law Firms Can Avoid Failure

Summary: Not participating in anything illegal is one way law firms stay open. But there are still other obstacles to a law firm’s existence that in the end could shut it down.

The Importance of Company Culture

Summary: Here are six articles that outline every organization’s need for an agreeable culture.

LawCrossing’s Top 20 Law Firm Management Articles of 2016

Summary: Review the top 20 articles from this year for law firms regarding the hiring of attorneys and management of their firms.

10 Ways to Future Proof Your Law Firm Today

Summary: Keep your law firm going strong well into the future by following these ten simple tips to protect it.

8 Marketing Mistakes Your Law Firm Might Be Making

Summary: Law firms make many mistakes unknowingly in how they market their firm online. Use this as a guide of what not to do.

Effective Strategies for Increasing Traffic to Your Firm’s Website

Summary: Most law firms have websites, but many find that they do little to improve firm revenue. Achieve better results with your website by following these strategies.

10 Ways Law Firm Managing Partners Can Increase Profitability

Summary: How can law firm managing partners improve the profitability of their firms?

Effective Ways to Manage Your Law Firm’s Reputation Online

Summary: What steps can you take to ensure your firm’s reputation is as strong as possible on the internet, where anyone can leave damaging comments or remarks in a public forum?

The 10 Best Law Firm Marketing Tricks

Summary: Check out these ten tips for implementing effective marketing strategies in your firm’s business model.

LawCrossing’s 20 Most Popular 2015 Articles for Law Firms and Firm Managers

Summary: Check out this list of the top 20 articles in 2015 for law firms on LawCrossing.

Eight Ways Law Firms Usually Stifle Creativity: How to Encourage Innovation in a Law Firm

Summary: Learn about models of law firm leadership that encourage innovation and how to embrace creativity in your law firm.

Why Employers Use Talent Tracking Software

Talent management software is gaining importance because getting and keeping good talent has become critical in corporate performance.

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