Entries by Maria Barbera

Finding the Right Legal Practice Management Software

Too often, legal practice management software over-promises and under-delivers, leaving attorneys to pick up the pieces when they drop the ball. Vague, too-good-to-be-true promises often lend themselves to disappointing results when profit takes precedence over clients’ needs. In our ever-growing cyber-world, there is no shortage of options when it comes to practice management software for […]

How to Automate Your Law Firm in Five Easy Steps

It’s a scene right out of dozens of movies: the corner office, the imposing desk framed by floor-to-ceiling windows with an intimidatingly high view of *insert major metropolis here*- all a testament to the power, a non-verbal description of prosperity. The token Hollywood Big Shot Lawyer’s office and firm paint a picture that is difficult […]

An Attorney’s Guide to MailChimp

Of the countless tools available to a rising law firm seeking to optimize its marketing strategy, MailChimp is arguably among the most valuable. MailChimp, a platform through which marketers are easily able to automate their email outreach, is the ultimate facilitator of the drip campaign. A drip campaign is a long-term (typically over the course […]

Immigration Plan Holds Multiple Legal Implications

A(nother) New Immigration Plan Late this March, the Trump administration announced a proposed immigration plan to substantially increase the vetting of the social media accounts of individuals applying for immigrant and non-immigrant visas to come into the United States. The plan consisted of requirements for the vast majority of applicants to submit five years’ worth […]

Referrals ARE The Lawyer’s Ultimate Marketing Tool

For a brand-new or growing law firm, tackling the publicity monster can seem altogether daunting. After all, how does a law firm in its earliest stages not just get awareness of its services out to potential clients, but assure these clients that those legal services are of the highest quality? In an increasingly social media-driven […]

A Law Student’s Ultimate Resource

There’s no denying that law school is quite the overwhelming experience. From tackling examinations, internship applications, and extracurricular involvement to climbing daily mountains of homework, law students certainly have a considerable amount on their plates at any given time. To call the average law student an overachiever feels almost like an underestimation, so it’s not […]

Exeter Law School’s Racism Scandal Holds Lessons for Law Firms

Exeter Exposed Early last week, a student at the University of Exeter Law School shook the internet by sharing photographic evidence of a group chat, populated by a few of his peers and rife with explicit racial slurs and discriminatory statements, among other violent and vitriolic texts. Arsalan Montavali, the courageous student who decided to […]

Book It to Success: The Secrets to Marketing & Automating Your Law Practice

PracticePanther is thrilled to announce the release of the new book, The Secrets to Marketing and Automating Your Law Practice, written by our very own CEO, David Bitton. With contributions by 15 industry professionals on everything from search engine optimization to logo design to going totally paperless, this book is undoubtedly a valuable resource for […]