Running a solo practice is freeing. You’re in complete control over your legal life, after all. You can determine your own clients and work your own hours. All the solo life asks of you is running your own business. That part, of course, is quite a bit of extra work. And it isn’t easy, either.
The truth is, attorneys, that your clients hate your voicemail. No matter how much time and effort you spend on your voicemail message, when your clients reach your voicemail they feel unimportant. It’s too impersonal a communication method for the personal relationship clients expect from their lawyers. Besides, voicemail doesn’t really do its job anymore.
People looking for legal help these days can have an attorney on the phone in seconds, often at all hours of the day. That means you, of course, but it also means your competition. If you only have one chance to make a first impression, you need to make sure that first impression makes those
Looking to upgrade your firm? There’s a whole industry of tools designed to help lawyers run the business side of their job. It can be tough to know which tools you need and which of each tool is right for you. It’s always the right time to invest in your firm, but how do you
Running your own law firm means you have two jobs: attorney and entrepreneur. Unfortunately, if you’re a solo or running a smaller firm, that second job can get in the way of the first. It can be tough to get all your legal work done when your administrative work needs constant attention. Sending out invoices
If you browse our blog, you’ll find more than a few blog posts where we discuss voicemail. Some examples of our past blog titles include: Three Reasons To Ditch Your Voicemail, Why Voicemail Has Become Irrelevant, and Don’t Settle For Voicemail. If it seems like we have some kind of problem with voicemail, that’s because
Anthony M. Grandinette started using Answering Legal for his practice two years ago. Now, he says he wished he had got started with our service 10 years earlier. In our latest customer testimonial video, Anthony details why our 24/7 virtual receptionist team has been such a game-changer for his firm, and how they’ve made it