Month: August 2017

5 Ways to De-stress Without Leaving Your Desk

We’ve all been there before. Sometimes you know that taking a step backand heading outside for a breath of fresh air would help you power through the day, but you’re stuck at your desk waiting for a call, or you have

Posted in Wellness

Why a Lawyer’s Reputation Is So Vital in the Internet Age

Want to understand the value of your online reputation? Imagine that you’re a legal consumer. You’re most likely over the age of 45 and you’re not in this situation by choice. You might be dealing with a legal issue for the first

Posted in Career Development, Law Practice Management, Professionalism

Millennials Are Changing The Legal Profession In An Unexpected Way

Millennials have made an impression on the modern workplace that will forever change how companies operate. Benefits, recruiting, and company culture often change because of expectations set by young employees. Some industries, however, are changing due to an indirect impact

Posted in Community, future of law

Mindfulness for Lawyers: Decrease Your Stress and Improve Your Performance

By Debra Austin, “Mindfulness” involves increased awareness of what is happening from moment to moment. It requires letting go of ruminating about the past and worrying about the future. It has been defined as being fully attuned to the moment

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Be the Director of Your Witness’s Direct Examination

  When we think of the most exciting moments in Hollywood’s version of a trial, direct examination isn’t among them. The act of putting on your own witness in order to establish the elements of your case has none of

Posted in Practice Management, Professionalism

July Barristers After Hours Recognizes Food Drive Winners

In July 2017, the Denver Bar Association Young Lawyer Division partnered with MetroCaring to bring the annual Roll Out the Barrels food drive to law firms and legal organizations across the metro area.  Twenty-eight firms participated, raising $17,714 in funds

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