Monthly Archives: October 2011

Law Space Match – The Perfect Online Service for New Law School Grads

gavel.gifLawSpaceMatch.com is the perfect online service for newly graduated law students who are thinking of starting their own solo practice or small groups of graduates who want to hang out their own shingle. The purpose of LawSpaceMatch is to help attorneys looking for office space find law firms with available space. It is a match.com for lawyers seeking shared office space.
The founder of LawSpaceMatch, a Mercer Law graduate, Elaine M. Russell was looking for a new office space for her solo corporate law practice in Atlanta, Georgia. After a frustrating search, yielding no website or source that connected her with open office space, she resorted to a door to door search for office space. Since pounding the pavement was not the best use of resources or time, Elaine developed LawSpaceMatch to save other attorneys from having to do the same legwork.
This online service is free and easy to use and accessible to attorneys and firms with office space needs. Law firms with space to rent or sublet can post these listings and upload photographs on the website. Attorneys search for law office space that would match their needs. Since the online service covers all regions of the country, it enables solo practitioners in transition to hang a shingle in a different state or find a partner in a different part of the city or state to with which to share space.
Lawyers and law students may also post their professional profile. Since attorneys are able to view each other’s professional profiles, finding attorneys with similar practice areas with whom to share space is easier. Whether you are a new solo practitioner or a current practitioner looking to start a new practice, www.LawSpaceMatch.com can help you save time, space, and ultimately money. This website is free to use.
Also, check out the legal blog at LawSpaceMatch.com Mercer law student Sarah Phaff has posted on the blog along with many others. If you are interested in contributing a blog post, please contact elaine@lawspacematch.com. Feel free to be creative with topics; anything that pertains to law or the importance of office sharing is welcomed. Our ultimate goal is to create a blog that not only informs readers about the open office spaces and the benefits of office sharing, but also paints them a broad picture of the current legal landscape.
Also check out the podcast at http://bit.ly/pIIJax.
Contributed by: By Sarah Phaff, 2L via Mercer Law Free Press
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Attractive Midtown Law Space to Share

Great Midtown Atlanta Space has beautiful law office space available for you to share. Check out this law firm location today. Share attractive law office with 2 attorneys. AV rated firm. Two partner offices available. Brand new build out. Excellent location. Easy access. Overflow work available. Ample and well-appointed admin, conference and reception areas. Excellent break room. Modern, flexible phone and internet system. A chance to practice with experienced attorneys in a warm and supportive environment with low overhead and minimal hassles. Secretarial services available. Excellent location and views on Peachtree Street across from Woodruff Arts Plaza and High Museum.
Sharing space is becoming more and more common among attorneys in this economic climate. With part time attorneys seeking an office space to meet clients and have a place to land with their files other than a coffee shop, www.lawspacematch.com has become a solution for attorneys seeking law offices and shared space at the touch of the key pad.
Attorneys search for free and law firms or attorneys may list the empty law space for free.
With lawyers avoiding the signing of a long term lease, and with Atlanta landlords not giving grand concessions, sharing law space is a solution. Even one Sandra Day O’Connor opted for after her law school graduation.
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