Work life balance for lawyers is hard any time of year. Court hearings, conducting discovery, mediation, drafting documents, meeting with clients, and managing the business side of the law office creates a lot of expectations and stress. Often, these feelings are compounded during the holidays. Stepping Away Is Hard, but Necessary Most lawyers don’t take[…]
My family and I spent about a year and a half in Sydney, Australia, and I was recently quoted for Bravo TV in a post about things American expats wish they had known before moving abroad. For me it’s all about the caffeine, so check out the post on Bravo to read about it.
I was recently quoted in this piece on the confirmation of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Gorsuch. My view of the end of the filibuster on nominations is that the filibuster previously served a purpose, and while ending it got immediate gratification for Republicans in the form of confirmation of Justice Gorsuch, long-term they may be[…]
I recently wrote a piece for Lawyerist called Authenticity as a Social Media Marketing Strategy. Then I launched my new website. One of the biggest things I incorporated into my new site, spurred on by the awesome folks I met at TBDLaw, was the “real me” bio. It was a bit unnerving to send out[…]
Today is very exciting at Zaviehlaw as we celebrate the launch of or new website. Far beyond simply upgrading a few graphics, the new site ushers in a new way to practice California State Bar defense. I now offer an entirely online flat fee service of creating your response to a State Bar investigation; flat[…]
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I had the pleasure of answering some fun questions over on Lawyerist about How Lawyers Work. Check out my answers (and music preferences) here!
It’s no joke that the State Bar of California may be coming for you if a client has filed a complaint. Despite budget problems, mass layoffs and lack of a fee bill for 2017, the State Bar is boosting funding for the attorney discipline system. Read more from the Bar itself here.
If you follow news stories about the state of the bar in California, you may know that the unified bar is on a path to deunification. What you may not know are the roots of the intense drama underlying the changes. General Structure of the Bar The State Bar of California is an integrated or[…]