With the touch of a key, visit databases addressing virtually every issue impacting the modern legal practitioner. From landmark decisions to law libraries; breaking news to conference opportunities; continuing education to statistics, trends and more - consider this the "go-to" source for nearly everything a savvy legal pro needs to know.
What you need to know
Whether setting up a new practice or shoring up current operations, most legal pros welcome a bit of help. This section provides a how-to guide on a range of operational topics, including Software and Hardware, Vendor Relations, Staff and Employment, Sales and Marketing, Customer Service and Purchasing, Insurance, and Communications.
The practice of law rests on the written word. With that in mind, this section offers connections to a host of professional magazines, newspapers, literature indexes and academic law journals. Publications such as the ABA Journal, The American Lawyer and The Harvard Law Journal are just a few featured entries - browse the list for many more.
What better way to stay on top of professional doings than to gather with colleagues? This section highlights some of the top events in the legal community, with when-and-where information, as well as registration tips. Moreover, sites such as The American Bar Association and the Hieros Gamos Law Events Calendar list conferences and meetings around the world.
Few industries generate as much important news as the legal profession. Given the scores of national and global stories that break every day, having timely info right at hand is a real boon. Check this site often for ongoing updates on mergers, acquisitions, landmark decisions, legislation, the economy and a host of other articles that impact the practice of modern law.
Legal Resources and Professional Organizations
Knowing where to turn for information can make life easier for the busy legal practitioner. From court decisions to continuing education to trends in law firm practice, resources exist to help find it all. This section provides summaries of and links to several key professional membership organizations and other information resources, helping the legal practitioner stay on top of his or her field.
Licensing/Certification, Training & Cont.
Opportunities for career advancement in the legal profession abound - but getting all the information on how to do this presents a real challenge. In this section, would-be attorneys and those already in practice will find extensive listings of professional specializations, including some non-traditional categories, as well as numerous links to continuing legal education resources.