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A Recession Coping Guide for Canadian Law Firms
recessionThe legal profession is feeling the effects of the economic downturn, but there are steps you can take to lessen the impact. From renegotiating what you pay for office supplies to reevaluating compensation, here are the top 10 tips for survival, including a checklist for your firm.


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 Technology Tips for Riding Out the Recession
Recession techIn these uncertain times, technological opportunities may help law firms lower costs, start and solidify client relationships, provide better service, ride out the economic downturn and prepare for more prosperous times ahead.

Smart Marketing for Challenging Times
As the economic crisis deepens, it’s time to re-evaluate your marketing efforts. Here are five steps you can take to boost your firm, now and in the future.

Ask the Coach

Q: "How do I market in an economic downturn?"

From Across the Web

Are you ready for the upturn?, No Option for a Law Firm blog

Layoffs: Substitutes & Complements, Adam Smith, Esq. blog

Recession-Proof Your Practice” by Susan Berson, ABA Journal, January 2009
Surviving the Slide,” LawPRO, Fall 2008

Tom Kane’s Legal Marketing Blog

Wiki While You Work” by Doug Cornelius for the International Legal Technology Association, June 2008




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This page is featured in the April/May 2009 issue of National.



CBA PracticeLink: Law Firm Checklist for Coping with a Recession

ABA Economic Recovery Resources


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