• I Have a Book of Business

    QI’m in the middle of my fourth year as an associate at a mid-size Chicago firm. Over the years, I’ve developed great relationships with the...

  • Training Day

    For all my griping about my secretary Nancy’s gross incompetence, if there is one positive word I would use to describe her, it is old-school....

  • I Have a Case of Crabs

    QI am a third-year associate who, after getting off to a rocky start, knows the ropes fairly well now at a mid-size firm (about 200...

  • I Need a Drink (While Studying)

    I really think we do better once we have a couple of beers in our systems and get going. Is there any evidence that this...

  • Return From the Black Lagoon

    Truthfully, when some dudes from Minnesota who write a law firm marketing advice blog emailed me and told me they bought Bitter Lawyer and wanted...

  • Bitter Lawyer is Back, Baby!

    After many months of silence, Bitter Lawyer is back. Legal marketing and technology blog Lawyerist acquired Bitter Lawyer this week and will attempt to re-launch...