“Build Your Practice/Retain Your Clients”
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I enjoyed having a non-biased third party to discuss ideas and concepts regarding my practice. Roy’s view gave me perspective which I did not otherwise have since I was too close to the situation and/or I have not practiced long enough to have…"
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You’ve heard it from me and others; the key to satisfied clients is managing client expectations. And fees are perhaps the single client service area where lawyers fall short the most when managing expectations. Failure to manage fee expectations will not only lead to an unhappy client, it could also subject you to possible discipline. Remember, Rule 1.5 of the Model Rules of Professional Conduct (Fees and Division of Fees), states in relevant part:
A key aspect of any law firm succession plan is keeping the firm’s best clients when the rainmakers are gone. As more Boomers retire or start their winding down efforts, concerns about client retention and proper compensation are at the forefront of succession plan conversations.
Roy S. Ginsburg, J.D.
“My goal is to help lawyers become more successful and satisfied in their careers.”
I have spent more than 30 years practicing law in both private practice and as in-house counsel, and currently run a successful part-time solo practice. I…