Here are excerpts from the most recent tips on SlawTips, the site that each week offers up useful advice, short and to the point, on practice, research, writing and technology.
#Detox: Putting the Smartphone Away
Smartphones provide lawyers with constant availability and the convenience of responding to queries and communications from any location at any time. But our devices can also be a source of distraction and addiction that discourage productivity and negatively impact our mental health. …
Research & Writing
Plain Language for Lawyers
My discovery of Richard Wydick’s Plain Language for Lawyers was serendipitous. I had started sending out weekly writing tips by e-mail at my firm and was in constant need of new material (and I still am). …