If you are considering starting your own legal practice – or “hanging a shingle” – this presentation will answer many of your questions and help you avoid some of the more common pitfalls. Seasoned practitioners address a myriad of issues related to the creation of a new practice, including formulating a realistic business plan, the nuts and bolts of setting up your office, acquisition and effective use of technology, marketing your practice, managing billing, and avoiding malpractice.
Johnson, Steve; Gamage, Amy; Claggett, Sean K.; Longabaugh, Marvin L.; Madsen, Gina; and Rodriguez, Miriam E., "Hanging a Shingle: A Primer to Starting Your Own Practice" (2009). Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Lecture Series. Paper 1.