Law Practice Management


Volusia County attorneys may borrow titles from this special collection located in the DeLand Law Library. All titles can be picked up or returned at either the DeLand or Daytona Law Library by arrangement. Policies apply. Contact the VCLL for details: 386-822-5769 (DeLand) or 386-257-6041 (Daytona Beach).


Build & Manage Your Practice

A Lawyer’s Guide to Records Management and Retention - George C. Cunningham, ABA, 2014
ABC’s of Starting and Managing Your Law Practice
Alternative Fees for Litigators and their Clients - Patrick Lamb, ABA, 2014
Attorney and Law Firm Guide to the Business of Law: Planning and Operating for Survival and Growth - Edward Poll, ABA, 2015
Be a Better Lawyer - Eleanor Southers, ABA, 2014
Collection, Demand, and Commercial Letter for the General Practitioner - David J. Cook, ABA, 2015
Florida Law Office Safety - The Florida Bar, 1998
Great Legal Marketing - Benjamin W. Glass, Glazer Kennedy Publications, 2012
How to Build a Real Estate Practice - Dean Alterman, ABA, 2015
How to Build and Manage a Family Law Practice - Mark A. Chinn, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2006 (w/CD)
How to Build and Manage a Personal Injury Practice - K. William Gibson, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2012 (w/CD)
How to Build and Manage an Estates Practice - Daniel B. Evans, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2008 (w/CD)
How to Start and Build a Law Practice - Jay G. Foonberg, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2004
Law Firm Financial Management for the Non-Financial Professional - Florida Bar CLE CD set, no credits available (expired 8/3/2015)
Law Office Policy and Procedures Manual - Howard I. Hatoff and Robert C. Wert, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2011 (w/CD)
Lawyer as Employer
Lawyering with Planned Early Negotiation: How you Can Get Good results for Clients and Make Money - John Lande, ABA, 2015
Legal Project Management in One Hour for Lawyers - Pamela Woldow and Douglas Richardson, ABA, 2013
Managing Business Risk in the Law Firm - Florida Bar CLE set, no credits available (expired 6/24/2014)
Minding Your Own Business – The Solo and Small Firm Lawyer’s Guide to a Profitable Practice - Ann M. Guinn, ABA, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, 2010
Results-Oriented Financial Management - John G. Iezzi, ABA, 2015
Smart Collaboration: How Professionals and Their Firms Succeed by Breaking Down Silos - Heidi K. Gardner, Harvard Press, 2017
So, You Wanna Be a Lawyer at a Big Firm? - Julia Benice, 2011
The Busy Lawyer’s Guide to Success: Essential Tips to Power Your Practice - Reid F. Trautz & Dan Pinnington, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2009
The Chief Operating Officer: Managing a Law Office in Challenging Times - Arthur T. Gurwitz, West 2013
The E Myth: Why Most Legal Practices Don’t Work & What to Do About It - Michael E. Gerber, John Wiley & Sons, 2010
The Lawyer’s Guide to Financial Planning - Cynthia Sharp, ABA, 2014
The Marble and the Sculptor - Keith Lee, ABA, 2013
The Rainmaking Machine - Phyllis Weiss Haserot, West, 2013
The Woman Lawyer’s Rainmaking Game: How to Build a Successful Law Practice - Coulter & MacDonagh, West, 2011
Through the Client’s Eyes – New Approaches to Get Clients to Hire You Again and Again - Henry W. Ewalt, and Andrew W. Ewalt, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2008
Turning Points: New Paths & Second Careers for Lawyers - George H. Cain, ABA, Senior Lawyer’s Division, 1994
Ultimate Guide to Google AdWords - 5th ed., by Perry Marshall, Mike Rhodes, and Bryan Todd, Entrepreneur Press, 2017
Winning Alternatives to the Billable Hour: Strategies That Work - Mark A. Robertson & James A. Calloway, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2008

Solo & Small Office Practice

Building the Small Firm Marketing Program: From Planning to Ethical Action - Florida Bar CLE CD set, no credits available (expired 8/3/2015)
Flying Solo: A Survival Guide for the Solo Lawyer - K. William Gibson, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2014
Letters for Small Business Lawyers - Jean L. Batman, ABA, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, 2011(w/CD)
Minding Your Own Business – The Solo and Small Firm Lawyer’s Guide to a Profitable Practice - Ann M. Guinn, ABA, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, 2010
Solo by Choice - Carolyn Elefant, Lawyer Avenue Press, 2011
Solo Lawyer by Design - Gary P. Bauer, ABA, 2017
The 2014 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide – Critical Decisions Made Simple - Sharon D. Nelson, et al. ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2014

Young Lawyers

A Life in the Law: Advice for Young Lawyers - William S. Duffey, Jr. & Richard A. Schneider, ABA, 2009
Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks - Grover E. Cleveland, West, 2010
The Marble and the Sculptor - Keith Lee, ABA, 2013

Technology

Basic Technology in the Legal Practice
Basic Technology Law 2016
Blogging in One Hour for Lawyers - Ernie Svenson, ABA, 2012
Cloud Computing for Lawyers & Executives - Thomas J. Shaw, ABA, 2013
Electronic Discovery and Records and Information Management Guide: Rules, Checklists, and Forms
Electronic Discovery in Florida State Court: Navigating New Rules for New Issues
Facebook in One Hour for Lawyers - Dennis Kennedy and Allison Shields, ABA, 2012
Find Info Like a Pro, Vol. 1: Mining the Internet’s Available Resources for Investigative Research - Carole Levitt and Mark Rosch, ABA, 2010 (w/CD)
Find Info Like a Pro, Vol. 2: Mining the Internet’s Public Records for Investigative Research - Carole Levitt and Mark Rosch, ABA, 2011 (w/CD)
Internet Legal Research on a Budget: Free and Low Cost Resources for Lawyers - Carole A. Levitt and Judy K. Davis, ABA, 2014
iPad in One Hour for Lawyers - Tom Mighell, ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2012
Locked Down: Information Security for Lawyers - Sharon Nelson, David Ries, John Simek, ABA, 2012
Microsoft Office 365 for Lawyers - Ben M. Schorr, ABA, 2018
New Rule 2.526: Digital Accessibility of Documents Electronically Transmitted to Florida Courts
Quickbooks in One Hour for Lawyers - Lynette Benton, ABA, 2013
Social Media as Evidence - Joshua Briones and Ana Tagvoryan, ABA, 2013
Technology Planning for the New Law Practice
The 2014 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide – Critical Decisions Made Simple - Sharon D. Nelson, et al., ABA, Law Practice Management Section, 2014
The Lawyer’s Guide to Social Networking – Understanding Social Media’s Impact on the Law - John G. Browning, Aspatore-West, 2010
The Paperless Law Office: A Practical Guide to Digitally Powering Your Firm - Benjamin F. Yale, ABA, 2012
Ultimate Guide to Google AdWords - 5th ed., by Perry Marshall, Mike Rhodes, and Bryan Todd, Entrepreneur Press, 2017
Working in the Cloud: It’s the Latest, It’s the Greatest, or Is It?

Trial Practice

Alternative Fees for Litigators and their Clients - Patrick Lamb, ABA, 2014
Avoiding Bad Depositions: A Simple Guide to Complex Issues - Janet S. Kole, ABA, 2015
Common Sense Justice: Juror’s Notions of the Law - Norman J. Finkel, Harvard University Press, 1995
Courtroom Persuasion 2d – Winning with Art, Drama and Science - Russ M. Herman, Thomson/Reuters, 2009
David Ball on Damages 3 - David Ball, Trial Guides, 2013
Electronic Discovery and Records and Information Management Guide: Rules, Checklists, and Forms
Electronic Discovery in Florida State Court: Navigating New Rules for New Issues
Electronic Evidence for Family Law Attorneys - Timothy J. Conlon and Aaron Hughes, ABA, 2017
Florida Trial Objections - Charles W. Ehrhardt, West, 2012
Forensic Science - D.P. Lyle, ABA, 2012
Hot Topic in Evidence
Is It Admissible? - Ashley S. Lipson, James Publishing, 2012-2013 Courtroom Edition (w/CD)
Making Your Case – The Art of Persuading Judges - Antonin Scalia & Bryan A. Garner, West, 2008
One Hundred Days Before Trial: A Family Lawyer’s Guide to Preparation and Strategy - Steven N. Peskind, ABA, 2015
Preparing Witnesses: A Practical Guide for Lawyers and Their Clients - Daniel I. Small, ABA, 2009
Reading Law: The Interpretation of Texts - Antonin Scalia & Bryan A. Garner, West, 2012
Social Media as Evidence - Joshua Briones and Ana Tagvoryan, ABA, 2013
Spoliation of Evidence: Sanctions and Remedies for Destruction of Evidence in Civil Litigation - Margaret M. Koesel & Tracey L. Turnbull, ABA, 2013
The Divorce Trail Manual - Gold-Bikin & Kolodny, ABA, 2003
The Florida Bar’s Fastrain – From Law School to Litigator - The Florida Bar, 2007
Trial Techniques - Thomas A. Mauet, Wolters Kluwer 2010
Trials: Strategy, Skills, and New Powers of Persuasion - Thomas A. Mauet, Wolters Kluwer, 2009
What Makes Juries Listen - Sonja Hamlin, Prentice Hall Law & Business, 1985
Winning Jury Trials: Trial Tactics & Sponsorship Strategy - Robert Klonoff & Paul Colby, LexisNexis, 2002

Law Topics

101+ Practical Solutions for the Family Lawyer - Greg Herman, ABA, 2009
2016 Masters Seminar on Ethics: Representing Clients With Diminished Capacity
A Practitioners’ Guide to Innocent Spouse Relief: Proven Strategies for Winning Section 6015 Tax Cases - ABA, 2014
An Estate Planner’s Guide to Qualified Retirement Plan Benefits - Louis A. Mezzullo, ABA, 2016
And You Thought Estate Planning Was Easy?
Basic Business Law 2016
Basic Estate Planning & Probate 2016
Basic Probate, Guardianship, & Elder Law 2014
Basic Transactional Law 2016
Collaborative Divorce Handbook - Forrest S. Mosten, ABA, 2009
Current Developments in Estate Planning Techniques
Divorce in the Golden Years: Estate Planning, Spousal Support, and Retirement Issues for Clients at Midlife and Beyond - Leslie Ann Shaner, ABA, 2010
Electronic Evidence for Family Law Attorneys - Timothy J. Conlon and Aaron Hughes, ABA, 2017
Essentials of Elder Law
Ethics in the Practice of Elder Law - Roberta K. Flowers and Rebecca C. Morgan, ABA, 2013
Evidence: A Family Law Practitioner’s Winning Game Plan
Get Ready for the LL “Sea” Change – Navigating the New Florida Revised LLC Act
Guardian Ad Litem or Attorney Ad Litem: Making Informed decisions About the Lives of Children
Guardianships in Florida: Adventures in Wonderland
Hot Topics in Real Property
How to Build and Manage an Estates Practice - Daniel B. Evans, ABA, 2008
How to Keep Your Child from Going to Jail - Judge Hubert L. Grimes, iUniverse, Inc, 2010
Legal Guide for Dog Owners - Yolanda Eisenstein, ABA, 2014
Life and Death Planning for Retirement Benefits - Natalie B. Choate, Ataxplan Publications, 2011
Masters of DUI
Mediation for Estate Planners: Managing Family Conflict - Susan N. Gary, ABA, 2016
One Hundred Days Before Trial: A Family Lawyer’s Guide to Preparation and Strategy - Steven N. Peskind, ABA, 2015
Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
The Complete Guide to Mediation: the Cutting-Edge Approach to Family Law Practice - Forrest S. Mosten, ABA, 1997
The Divorce Trail Manual - Gold-Bikin & Kolodny, ABA, 2003
The Essentials of Elder Law for New Attorneys and Paralegals
The Family Law Trial Evidence Handbook: Rules and Procedures for Effective Advocacy - Steven N. Peskind, ABA, 2013
Unbundled Legal Services: A Family Lawyer’s Guide - Forrest S. Mosten and Elizabeth Potter Scully, ABA, 2017
Wills and Estate Administration - Kenneth Vercammen, ABA, 2015

Miscellaneous Titles

A Most Disorderly Court: Scandal and Reform in the Florida Judiciary - Martin A. Dyckman, University Press of Florida, 2008
How to Think - Alan Jacobs, Currency Publications, 2017
How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes - Maria Konnikova, Penguin Books, 2013
Lincoln’s Last Trial: The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency - Dan Abrams, Haover Square Press, 2018
Managing Bilingual Mediation
My Own Words - Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Simon & Schuster, 2016
Storytelling for Lawyers - Philip N. Meyer, Oxford University Press, 2014
The Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities - Justice Stephen Breyer, Vintage Books, 2015
The Judge Who Hated Red Nail Polish & Other Crazy But True Stories of Law & Lawyers - Ilona Bray & Richard Stim, Nolo, 2010
The Law of Superheroes - James Daily & Ryan Davidson, Gotham Books, 2012
The Majesty of the Law: Reflections of a Supreme Court Justice - Sandra Day O'Conner, Random House, 2004
The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court - Jeffrey Toobin, Anchor Books, 2008
The Supreme Court: The Personalities and Rivalries that Defined America - Jeffrey Rosen, Henry Holt & Co., 2007
Uncle Anthony’s Unabridged Analogies Quotes, Proverbs, Blessings & Toasts for Lawyers, Lecturers & Laypeople - Thomas J. Vesper, West, 2010
When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing - Daniel H. Pink, Riverhead Books, 2018

"In A Nutshell" - West Nutshell Series - Law Topics A-Z

Accounting and Finance for Lawyers - Charles H. Meyer, West, 2017
Administrative Law and Process - Ernest Gellhorn and Ronald M. Levin, 2006
Bankruptcy and Related Law - David G. Epstein, West, 2017
Contracts - Claude D. Rohwer, Anthony M. Skrocki, & Michael P. Malloy, West, 2017
Criminal Law - Arnold H. Loewy, West, 2009
Elder Law - Lawrence A. Frolick & Richard L. Kaplan, West, 2014
Family Law - John E.B. Myers & Harry D. Krause, West, 2017
Federal Income Taxation of Individuals - John K. McNulty & Daniel J. Lathrope, West, 2004
Immigration Law and Procedure - David Weissbrodt, Laura Danielson, & Howard S. Myers, West, 2017
Insurance Law - John F. Dobbyn & Christopher C. French, West, 2016
Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyright - Arthur R. Miller & Michael H. Davis, West, 2012
Introduction to Estate Planning - Robert J. Lynn & Grayson M.P. McCouch, West, 2014
Real Property - Roger Bernhardt & Ann M. Burkhart, West, 2016
Remedies - William M. Tabb & Elaine W. Shoben, West, 2005
Social Media Law - Ryan Garcia & Thaddeus Hoffmeister, West, 2017
Tax Procedure and Tax Fraud - Camilla E. Watson, West, 2006
The Law of Schools, Students, and Teachers - Kern Alexander & M. David Alexander, West, 2015
Wills and Trusts - Robert L. Mennell& Sherri L. Burr, West, 2017

"In A Nutshell" - West Nutshell Series - Client & Trial Topics

Civil Procedure
Depositions
Electronic Discovery and Digital Evidence
Legal Interviewing and Counseling
Legal Negotiation
Mediation
Pretrial Litigation
The First Trial: Where Do I Sit? What Do I Say?
Trial Advocacy
Trial and Lawyering Skills

Florida Bar CLE CD sets, (expired, no credits available)

2016 Masters Seminar on Ethics: Representing Clients With Diminished Capacity
ABC’s of Starting and Managing Your Law Practice
And You Thought Estate Planning Was Easy?
Basic Business Law 2016
Basic Estate Planning & Probate 2016
Basic Probate, Guardianship, & Elder Law 2014
Basic Technology in the Legal Practice
Basic Technology Law 2016
Basic Transactional Law 2016
Current Developments in Estate Planning Techniques
Electronic Discovery in Florida State Court: Navigating New Rules for New Issues
Essentials of Elder Law
Evidence: A Family Law Practitioner’s Winning Game Plan
Get Ready for the LL “Sea” Change – Navigating the New Florida Revised LLC Act
Guardian Ad Litem or Attorney Ad Litem: Making Informed decisions About the Lives of Children
Guardianships in Florida: Adventures in Wonderland
Hot Topic in Evidence
Hot Topics in Real Property
Lawyer as Employer
Managing Bilingual Mediation
Masters of DUI
New Rule 2.526: Digital Accessibility of Documents Electronically Transmitted to Florida Courts
Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
Technology Planning for the New Law Practice
The Essentials of Elder Law for New Attorneys and Paralegals
Working in the Cloud: It’s the Latest, It’s the Greatest, or Is It?

Law & Order in Volusia County: An Oral History Project (Audio CDs): VCBA Recordings

Alfred Hawkins
Bill Sherman
Boyd DeLoach
Dan Warren
Fred Worthen
Harrison Griffin
Henry Duffett
Horace Hill, Sr.
Joe A. Scarlett, III
Maurice Wagner
Melvin Orfinger
Robert Miller
Sidney Taylor
Stephen Boyles
Warren Cole
Warren H. Cobb
Wes Fink
William M. Gillespie