Legal Management Annual Print Issue

 

2021 Edition: ALA Celebrates 50 Years!lm-print2021-cover-final

Legal Management’s fourth annual print edition is a special one as we take a look back over the last 50 years. This 48-page commemorative issue includes:

  • ALA President Michael T. Bumgarner, CLM, CPA, CGMA, on what ALA and the resulting friendships have meant to his career
  • A look back at the evolution of the legal management profession and where it’s going
  • The role business partners have played in growing the industry (bonus: we include some fun ads that illustrate technology throughout the years)
  • Interviews with three members who have been members for all 50 years
  • Photos from the many ALA gatherings
  • Plus, what yearbook would be complete without autographs? Bring your issue to the 2021 Annual Conference & Expo to get it signed by your ALA friends!

The publication is automatically mailed to all members, but you can also download it and share it from this site. Download the full issue here.

We’d like to thank the business partners who advertised in this special year. Our business partners have been an integral part of ALA these past 50 years!

ABA Retirement FundsAlert Communications Frontline Managed Services GLJ Benefits  Innovative Computing Systems 
LawPayOrionPerfectLaw SurePointTabs3



 

2020 Editionlm-print2020-cover-final

Legal Management’s third annual print edition features 30-plus pages of all-new content! Our cover story examines how to develop leaders internally at your legal organization. You'll also find topics including:

  • ALA President Debra Elsbury, CLM, on leading through the challenges of 2020
  • How to increase engagement with a virtual communication strategy
  • 5 reasons firms resist online payments
  • Plus, all the 2020 ALA award winners

The publication is automatically mailed to all members, but you can also download it and share it from this site. Download the issue here.

 
 

 

2019 Edition

Legal Management-2019 print edition-cover Legal Management’s third annual print edition features 24-plus pages of all-new content! Our cover story dives into design thinking for legal. Though not a new concept, legal is starting to look to this method as a way of bringing a new perspective to solving challenges that have traditionally been hard to tackle. You'll also find a feature about ALA's UPBMS, or Uniform Process Based Management System. See how this set of codes guided ALA's Job Description Toolkit. Other topics include:

  • ALA President James L. Cornell III’s thoughts on innovation
  • Your Firm's Biggest Security Risk (Hint: It’s You)
  • 3 Tips for Meeting Your Client's Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
  • Make Succession Planning Part of Your Strategic Plan

The publication is automatically mailed to all members, but you can also download it and share it from this site. Download the PDF.


 

 

2018 Edition

Legal Management_2018_cover Legal Management’s second annual print edition features 20-plus pages of all-new content! Beside a reprint of the continuing education course on trust accounting, it includes an original cover story on the impact of the #MeToo movement in law firms. Other topics include:

  • ALA President April Campbell, JD, on elevating ALA
  • 5 Steps to Increase Diversity and Inclusion in Your Organization
  • The “I” Word Almost All Law Firms Fear: Innovation
  • AI Aiming to Transform Legal

The publication is automatically mailed to all members, but you can also download it and share it from this site. Download the PDF here!


 

 

2017 Edition

Legal Management Best of 2017_Cover Legal Management’s first annual print version featured some of our best content from the 2017 digital edition, including our CE course, “Confronting Addiction in the Law Firm.” We also delved into the ALA Uniform Process Based Management System, or UPBMS. Other topics include:

  • ALA's Immediate Past President Gary T. Swisher II, CLM, on the things you're missing out on in Legal Mangement's digital version
  • What Kids Can Teach Lawyers About Diversity and Representation
  • 10 Steps Every Law Firm Should Take to Protect Its Data

Download the PDF here!