Your practice is up and running. Now what? These Handle | BAR resources are tailored to the overall management of your firm, including guides, forms, practice tools and articles to keep the firm you built up and running.

 

GUIDES & CHECKLISTS
Conflict of Interest Search Terms
Contract Templates for Nevada Attorneys
The Complete Guide to Working Remotely as a Lawyer (Clio)
File Closing Checklist
Nevada Civil Practice Manual
Nevada Jury Instructions
Sample Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement
Sample Internal Confidentiality Agreement
Sample Firm Split Notice
Trust Accounting in Nevada (Free Digital Download!)


FORMS

Sample Client Intake Form
Sample Engagement Letters
Sample Nonengagement Letters
Sample Disengagement Letters
Sample Closing Letters
Sample Conflict Waivers
     Estate Planning
     Small Business Formation
     Joint Representation


PRACTICE TOOLS

Clio | Cloud-based legal practice management, client intake and legal CRM software
Fastcase | Online Legal Research. Free to active state bar members


PRODUCTS & SERVICES

ABA Retirement Funds | Retirement plans built specifically for the legal community
Car Rental Discounts | Discounted rental rates for bar members
Career Center |  Job search and recruitment
Ethics Hotline | The Office of Bar Counsel can provide informal guidance
Ethics Opinions | Published by the Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Front Office Staff – Reno | Answering services for attorneys
Identillect Technologies | User-friendly email security and e-signatures
LAWCLERK | Hire freelance lawyers to get more done without adding overhead
LawPay | Credit card processing for attorneys
Lawyer Referral Service | Match clients in need of legal services with qualified attorneys
National Purchasing Partners | Discounts on various products and services
Publications | Books, manuals and reference guides
Ruby Receptionists | Discounted virtual receptionist service


HEALTH & WELL-BEING

State Bar of Nevada Insurance Marketplace | Insurance, including health, dental and more
Nevada Lawyer Assistance Program | Three free, confidential therapy sessions for support when dealing with difficult situations
Article: A Holistic Approach to Law Firm Wellness
Article: I Work Like This, Because?
Article: The Yogi Lawyer
State Bar of Nevada Sections | Connect with Nevada lawyers with similar practice interests
Weekly Virtual Meetings for Nevada Lawyers Dealing with Stress and Anxiety (March 31 – May 18, 2020)
Webinar: Finding Ease During Uncertainty | 20-minute mindfulness webinar with Jeena Cho
Webinar: Self-Care; The Key to Stress and Anxiety Management | 20-minute webinar with Jeena Cho


CLE, PODCASTS & MORE

CLE: Free Fastcase Webinars & CLE
CLE: Free LawPay Webinar: Trust Me, I’m a Lawyer: Handling Trust Accounts and Law Firm Finances
CLE: Free Keep Calm and Lawyer On; Top Tools and Resources for Remote Work
Podcast: Business Transactions with Clients
Podcast: Attorneys and Supervisory Resources
Podcast: Protecting Client Information During Depositions
Podcast: Legal Speak podcasts on practice management
Blog: Law Practice Tips
Blog: Clio


ARTICLES

Documenting Non-Engagement at Intake
Email and Attorney-Client Privilege
How in the World?
How to Stop Writing Declination Letters
If You Failed to Document it, it Never Happened
Little Things Do Matter
Managing Your Side of the Attorney-Client Relationship
Managing the Business Side of Your Small Firm
Remember, It’s Not Your Money!
Rules Regarding the Billing and Collection of Fees
Watch Out for These Common Conflict of Interest Traps
When Vision Fades, Learn to Focus