Prepare your firm, your clients, your staff, and your family in the even of an unplanned (or, possibly, planned) long-term absence from your practice: implement a backup lawyer.
In addition to a guide to finding a backup, formulating a plan, and implementing your plan, the guide includes:
- What to look for in a backup lawyer (Checklist)
- Initial setup of a backup-lawyer system (Checklist)
- Annual Review of backup-lawyer system (Checklist)
- Sample Backup-Lawyer Agreement
This resource is applicable whether or not you are a solo practitioner. There are many ways to find a backup lawyer you trust. Read our guide to find out how to find the perfect fit for you and your firm's needs.