Solo Practitioner/Small Firm Practice

September 17, 2014
Lawyer as Translator: Bridging the Gap Between Client and Lawyer

Clients can't speak legalese. That's why they come to you. But what are you doing to help ease the stress that clients face in foreign territory?

September 15, 2014
Questions Your Website Needs to Answer

An attorney's website can be a powerful marketing tool, and answering these seven questions will help turn visitors into clients.

September 10, 2014
Indiana Supreme Court Reaffirms Separate Indiana Summary Judgment Standard

A unanimous Indiana Supreme Court decision has reaffirmed the Indiana summary judgment standard. Read more in this piece by Arend J. Abel.

September 3, 2014
By the Hour: An Infographic of Attorney Wages

What difference does working for a small firm make compared to working for a large firm? The answer is over a hundred dollars. Read more in this post.

August 28, 2014
Making an Exit: Checklist for Closing a Solo Practice

Whether you plan to close your solo practice now or even much later, having a road map in place will make the transition easier for you, your staff and your clients when the time comes.

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The purpose of the IndyBar Solo/Small Firm Practice section is to serve the unique needs of its members in the areas of professional development, education, marketing, networking, and practice management.
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A Message from the Section Chair

“Welcome to the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Solo Small Firm Practice Section! I am excited to serve as the 2014 Section Chair. The goal this year to promote development of our membership through various educational opportunities, networking and social events. We plan on accomplishing many of our goals by collaborating with other sections of the Indianapolis Bar Association. We are one of the more diverse sections of the Indianapolis Bar Association, with attorneys practicing in almost all areas of law. We welcome diversity and the new ideas that come with it. If you are a solo or small firm practitioner interested in fresh ideas, additional resources and expanding your network then consider joining our section. We look forward to hearing from you.”

Polly Weitzman - 2014 Solo/Small Firm Practice Section Chair - Russell & Weitzman

Do you have input on resources, events or activities that you'd like the section to offer, or feedback on existing programs or services? We want to hear from you! Contact section chair Polly Weitzman at