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ADA Accessibility Issues of Websites

Accessibility Button on Computer Keyboard Lawyers have many rules to follow. This is something we all learn on just about the first day of law school. Since the internet has become an all but indispensable tool in the practice of law, lawyers have had to apply old rules to a new medium,... Read More
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The Cautionary Side of Working from Home as a Lawyer

Senior businessman thinking while going through paperwork in the office. Lawyers across the country have had to adapt to several new realities very quickly this year. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, courts began holding many or most proceedings remotely, and many lawyers had to abandon their offices to work from home.... Read More
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Videoconferencing for Newly-Housebound Attorneys

Over the course of this year, video conferencing services have seen a massive surge in business due to the coronavirus pandemic. At times courts have scaled their in-person operations back to the bare minimum, and have been conducting much of their... Read More
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So You Have Become a Work-From-Home Lawyer, Now What?

Modern Father Working from Home For the past several months, nearly every part of our lives has turned upside-down, inside-out, or in some other direction we did not expect it to go. The coronavirus pandemic is far from over, even if many cities and states have “reopened” for... Read More
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How Can My Personality Shine Through?

At The Modern Firm, we spend considerable time working with our clients on branding, finding new and creative ways for lawyers to present themselves to potential clients.... Read More
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Write Your Best Attorney Website Profile (2020 Update)

Terrible Attorney Profile Headshot The data is clear: the attorney biographies on a law firm's website are the most clicked on pages of the site. Is your bio costing you clients? Learn how to write your best attorney website bio!... Read More
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When is a Picture Worth $1000, or More?

Copyright Money We all know the phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but did you know using a picture the wrong way could also be an expensive mistake, or worse? One of our clients, unfortunately, found this out the hard way when they unknowingly... Read More
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What Kind of Office Space is Best For My Law Practice?

Law Firm Business Sign From home office to building ownership, the options for law offices are wide. We explore pros and cons of the most popular ways that lawyers set up their office environments.... Read More
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What are Google Local Service ads for Lawyers?

Local Service Ads A new and compelling Google advertising option has been appearing in limited markets around the country. This has not gone unnoticed by us here at The Modern Firm, nor by our clients in these test markets. So, what’s going on in the never-ending... Read More
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Quick Tips: Better SEO for Your Blog (Updated!)

SEO Chalkboard Updated since original October 2017 publication!... Read More
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