Sneak Peek, July/August Wisconsin Lawyer: What Makes Lawyers Happy?
July 22, 2014 – The July/August edition of Wisconsin Lawyer, available online and in mailboxes soon, highlights a recent study on lawyer happiness. It also includes feature articles on the frac sand mining and new restrictions on social media snooping. Also, Robert Gagan recently took over as State Bar of Wisconsin President. Get to know him in this issue.
The Business Plan: A Roadmap to Starting and Building a Law Practice
July 16, 2014 – Thinking of starting your own law practice? Maybe you just graduated and can’t find a job. Maybe you are tired of your current firm. Maybe you’ve always wanted to be your own boss, or just want to improve a business aspect or your existing firm. Whatever the case, you need a business plan.
Eight Tips to Effectively Make Your Court of Appeals Case
July 16, 2014 – In this video, Wisconsin Court of Appeals judges Joan F. Kessler, Milwaukee, and Gary E. Sherman, Madison, offer appellate brief writing tips lawyers can use to effectively make their case to the court of appeals.
Executive Committee Takes Up Keller Dues Evaluation on Sept. 5
July 16, 2014 – On Sept. 5, the State Bar Executive Committee will perform its annual Keller dues reduction evaluation for Fiscal Year 16 (July 2015 - June 2016). The Executive Committee announces the date of the meeting in case members may wish to attend.