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I created a new website,, to describe how I work with clients and my availability for new work.

The nuts and bolts of my practice changed considerably in the last year. To give a sense:

I could blather on about each of these points. In the end, the only story I’d have to tell would be my own.

Outside law practice, I try to follow a rule:

Only give advice you learned the hard way.

I learned the hard way that it pays to read up on alternative fee arrangements—everything other than billable hours—but enthusiasm for new options shouldn’t make decisions. Theory and anecdotes bring more choices to mind. But willingness to watch, listen, and understand client needs remains the one true guiding light.

Your thoughts and feedback are always welcome by e-mail.

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