Technology Mistakes in Law


As we all know, modern technology can create powerful leverage in any business. Unfortunately, it’s complex and rapidly changing, which creates big challenges—especially for lawyers.

Most lawyers lack the instincts to know what to focus on and prioritize, so they often make big mistakes when using technology. Fortunately, the five biggest mistakes can be avoided if you know what they are and how to avoid them. Listen and find out how.

In this episode (technology mistakes in law), you will hear:

  • Avoiding lawyer technology adoption mistakes
  • Avoiding technology mistakes in law
  • Leveraging technology for maximum success
  • Outsourcing receptionist services with Smith AI
  • Cost-effective tech consultation for lawyers

Resources from this Episode

– Jared Correia (Red Cave Legal) for advice on practice management software: https://redcavelegal.com/about/ 

https://redcavelegal.com/ 

– Otter.ai (best meeting transcription tool using AI) – https://otter.ai/referrals/7V69G9OV 

– My Top Tech Tools Guide for Lawyers – https://frictionless-lawyering.craft.me/Top-Tech-Tools 

– Check out my Inner Circle (for useful discussions about tech tools recommended for lawyers) – https://ernietheattorney.net/inner-circle-community/ 

– Check out my Law Practice Assessment if you want specific recommendations for improving based on the technology you’re using in your practice – https://law-practice-assessment.scoreapp.com/p/podcast 

General Resources

Show Notes: Technology Mistakes in Law

  • Check out my Law Practice Assessment if you want to improve your practice. (answer a few questions and then get specific recommendations for improvement in 5 key areas).
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