Articles & Videos

paper clipOne of the ways that I help lawyers avoid “lawyer meltdown” is by providing information and resources through this site and elsewhere to help them with issues that aren’t typically covered in law school – from practice management to marketing and business development to productivity and time management.

Many of the articles and videos below reside on this website and/or on the Legal Ease Blog, while others  were originally written for another source and are published off-site.

If the post appears on Lawyer Meltdown, clicking on the link will take you to the article on this site. If the article appears on another site, clicking on the link will open a new tab to the article off-site.

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Billing and Fees

Client Service

Culture and Professional Development



Law Practice Management

Legal Lifestyle

Legal Marketing




Social Networking

Solo Practice




Women Lawyers


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Allison C. Shields
Legal Ease Consulting, Inc
Creating Productive, Profitable and Enjoyable Law Practices

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