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The Business Guide to Law: Creating and Operating a Successful Law Firm
By Kerry M. Lavelle
There are many books out there about starting a law firm and growing your practice. What makes The Business Guide to Law stand out is the focus on the business aspect. It answers all those necessary questions (and more) that are important in creating and growing a unique law firm business.
Comebacks For Lawyer Jokes: The Restatement of Retorts
By Malcolm Kushner
Lawyers who are sick of lawyer jokes finally have what they've been waiting for -- witty comebacks to shut up the joke tellers. This book includes comebacks to over 100 common lawyer jokes. It also includes the world's first jokes that make lawyers look good! And that's no joke.
The Trouble with Lawyers
By Deborah L. Rhode
A comprehensive review of the legal world's many woes, as well as a passionate call for reform and renewal in the profession. Author Deborah L. Rhode is the world's most frequently cited scholar on legal ethics, and has been on the cutting edge of professional responsibility scholarship for three decades.
The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts
By Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind
This book predicts the decline of today's professions and describes the people and systems that will replace them. In an Internet society, according to Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind, we will neither need nor want doctors, teachers, accountants, architects, the clergy, consultants, lawyers, and many others, to work as they did in the 20th century.
Mastering the Mechanics of Civil Jury Trials: A Strategic Guide Outlining the Anatomy of a Trial
By Tyler G. Draa, Doris Cheng, Maureen Harrington and Franklin E. Bondonno
A veritable Dream Team of civil litigators collaborated on "Mastering the Mechanics of Civil Jury Trials: A Strategic Guide Outlining the Anatomy of a Trial," a must-have reference for both aspiring and veteran lawyers interested in honing the craft of civil jury trial strategy and procedure.
Women-at-Law: Lessons Learned Along the Pathways to Success
By Phyllis Horn Epstein
Much has changed in the ten years since the publication of the first edition of Women-at-Law. But, unfortunately, much has also stayed the same. Women are still confronting issues of promotions and equal pay, while also struggling to maintain a healthy work/life balance. But no woman is alone in the legal profession, and Women-at-Law, Second Edition is the guide that proves it. Author Phyllis Epstein has interviewed over 500 women lawyers of all ages, backgrounds, and lifestyles nationwide to address how women today are meeting the challenges of competing in the legal profession without sacrificing their home and family lives as well.
Forensic GIS: The Role of Geospatial Technologies for Investigating Crime and Providing Evidence
By Gregory A. Elmes, George Roedl and Jamison Conley
A variety of disciplines and professions have embraced geospatial technologies for collecting, storing, manipulating, analyzing and displaying spatial data to investigate crime, prosecute and convict offenders, exonerate suspects and submit evidence in civil lawsuits. The applications, acceptability and relevance and procedural legality of each geospatial technologies vary. The purpose of this book is to explain the nature of geospatial technologies, demonstrate a variety of geospatial applications used to investigate and litigate civil and criminal activities and to provide a reference of current acceptability of geospatial technology in the production of evidence.
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