Learn about the overall relationship with external counsel for litigation, from discerning the initial need to maintaining a productive working relationship and all the considerations you should make.
Proper preparation of exhibit lists are critical to the outcome of a trial. It’s also a process where paralegals can have a big impact.
What are billable hours for paralegals? The distinction between billable hours and non-billable hours is critical.
Can non-lawyers draft contracts? Delegation is key to what makes a firm work, but attorneys should know where they stand on contracts.
Do you feel like there’s a lot of wasted time at your law firm? It’s a frustrating issue, but there’s a lot you can do about it.
A lawyer’s inbox can quickly become full. Here we share our top tips for email management for lawyers and how to get on top of your outbox.
What are the top legal podcasts for lawyers? One Legal looks at 26 of the most popular legal podcasts that will help you stay up to date.
Need some immediate stress relief? We’ve got you. Here are some lawyer stress management tips that you can use right now.
A lot of California paralegals are wondering: is this a good time to start freelancing? Here’s what you need to know to decide if a freelance paralegal career is right for you.
Legal support staff may not have the most senior positions in the law firm, but you couldn’t operate without them. For instance, consider these 6 things that paralegals do better than attorneys.
Need to talk to a court clerk? Wait! Before you call, check out these tips to help you effectively communicate with California court clerks.
Some California courts have started paying jurors $100 a day for their jury duty. Should this program be expanded? Let’s take a closer look.
There are a lot of advantages to operating a remote law firm, but organization can be a challenge. Check out these smart organizational hacks for digital firms.
Struggling to get things done while working from home? Here are some tricks to help make your office space more productive.
Just when it looked like we were getting close to pre-pandemic procedures, the omicron variant caused more closures and delays. If you’re dreading the thought of navigating California courts right now, here’s a survival guide.
About to miss a major deadline? It happens to all of us. Take a deep breath, then read this article for next steps.