Category Archives: lawyer

Law in Dixie: Jamie Moncus Wins Huge Verdict with IPad

Today I’m excited to announce the beginning of a recurring series of commentaries and interviews of prominent attorneys and cases in the Southeast. “Law in Dixie” is my attempt to spotlight the great legal minds of our region both past and present. Check back each week for a new interview or commentary!   This week…

Ruby Receptionist Helps Attorney Defeat Bar Complaint

No attorney likes to talk about it, that ugly reminder that sometimes we make mistakes, or more often, that we can’t please every client. I’m speaking of bar complaints. Most any seasoned lawyer will tell you that it comes with the territory, and is nearly inevitable. That wasn’t any comfort when I got my first…

Google+ For Lawyers

Google recently released a beta program called Google +1 for a fortunate few to test. The program is a new social media platform, and invites were sent out in the past two weeks. The response was so positive that Google’s servers had to shut down, and only last week did the smoke clear enough to…

Paper at Odds With Your Paperless Office?

I have yet to run across an attorney who flat out rejects my paperless workflow as tomfoolery. Many will voice fears of losing something in the computer (maybe), or in the cloud (unlikely), but I’ve yet to be deemed a heretic for my choice of firm management. More often than not it’s impressive to my…

Use Docstoc for Creating Your Paperless Document Library

The IPad is a perfect compliment to a paperless office. In essence your iPad is to your desk what a scanner is to your files. I suck at analogies so just go with it! Since starting my firm a month after passing the bar by myself I quickly learned that not only did I know…