CBA Practicelink Law Firm Leaders


Leadership and Staying Emotionally Centred

  • March 06, 2014
  • Delee Fromm

Being able to remain balanced and centred emotionally is at the heart of the calm, relaxed and authoritative exterior that signals leadership. There are many things that can destroy emotional balance, but none is faster than extreme emotion.

Planning Ahead for Partner Retirement

  • March 06, 2014
  • Janice Mucalov

Perhaps no issue leaves firms as directionless as lawyer retirement. Much has been written on practically all other firm management issues. But when it comes to lawyer retirement, there is very little guidance.

Marketing Matters: Branding Your Law Firm

  • March 06, 2014
  • Susan Van Dyke

Marketing is not a battle of products or services—it’s a battle of perceptions. And to win, you have to become the leader in a category. Leaders are assumed to be better because, well, everybody knows the better product or service wins in the marketplace, right?

Landing a former justice

  • March 05, 2014
  • Ava Chisling

Retirement lay ahead for two well-respected former justices. Then the law firms came calling.

The rocky road of succession planning

  • February 05, 2014
  • Michael Rappaport

What happens to a small law practice when it’s time to retire? Sole practitioners and small firm lawyers are discovering it isn’t always easy to find someone to carry on the business.

BlackBerry Tips and Tricks

  • February 03, 2014
  • Jason Scott Alexander

Getting the most out of your BlackBerry often goes beyond reading the manual and mastering a few basic shortcuts.