Showing posts from October, 2019

Marketing With Greeting Cards

Greeting cards can be sent to clients to give holiday greetings, recognize special occasions, provide thanks for past business, and invitations to firm events. Cards can also be sent to welcome new clients, remind clients about appointments, and ask for referrals. Learn more by reading articles about using greeting cards to  market legal services  and  build client loyalty . Buy greeting cards for clients from Blumberg ,  Deluxe , or  Hallmark . 

Designing a Law Firm Logo

An impressive logo establishes your firm’s professional presence and helps it stand out from the competition. Logos can be used on printed materials like brochures, business cards, and stationery. They can also be used on electronic media like e-mail, firm websites, and social networking.  Make your logo distinctive with colors, design, and imagery.  For more tips, read articles about building a brand ,  choosing a firm name ,  creating a firm logo ,  illustrative examples , and types to consider . Also see below for links to creative logos used by small law firms with injury, family, and criminal law practices. Samples of Logos Used by Small Firms Bicycle  (Law office of Jeffrey Glassman, Boston MA) Monogram Incorporating Initials of Firm Name (Abdo Law Firm, Clinton, MI) Animal  (David Wolf, Jacksonville, FL)  Abstract  (Sandy Fox, Miami, FL)

Law Firm Brochures

Law firm brochures make prospects aware of your firm and alert clients to your services. Click here for an article with tips for do-it yourselfers. The article also has tables that provide cost details and links to sample brochures created by solos and small firms.

Writing Letters

Letter writing is an effective method of communication. Letters are useful for persuading an adversary, explaining complicated issues to a client, and submitting detailed proposals and replies. Letters also work well for personal matters like condolences, congratulations, and thank you’s. Read on for tips for writing professional letters that improve your communications. Electronic vs Paper As a first step, consider whether to send a text message or email since they serve a different purpose than letters. Text messages are best for urgent communications, but they can be intrusive, misplaced, and misunderstood. Emails are less intrusive and work well for short requests, quick updates, and distributing information quickly to a large number of people. Letters are effective for communicating lengthy, complex, or confidential information. Letters must be carefully written since they are held to a higher standard of care than electronic communications. Consider using a hybrid approach of com

Marketing with Client Pamphlets

Lawyers can use marketing pamphlets to attract new clients and develop additional work from existing clients.  Click here for an article with tips on how to use pamphlets alone or in conjunction with other marketing activities like directory listings and firm websites.