Do You Have a Continuity Plan For Your Law Firm?
We all know we should have personal wills and other documents that outline what happens to our children, possessions, and selves when unexpected events occur. But what about “wills” or continuity plans for our law practices? If you are a solo practitioner or the leader of a small firm and you become disabled or die, […]
What To Do If Your Client Disappears
In another post, we discussed what lawyers should do if their client dies during representation. So what about if your client goes AWOL? As an agent of the client, a lawyer can only act via the authority given by the client. If the client is not available to authorize the lawyer, then what should the lawyer […]