Rowing Together – Suggestions for Creating Co-operation and Continuity in the Work Place


This paper explores ideas for creating co-operation and continuity in a legal office to strengthen operations and workplace satisfaction. Topics discussed include sharing information, managing files efficiently, and interacting with clients and self-represented litigants. A number of precedent forms are included with the paper as additional resources, including a sample retainer letter, client intake sheet, client guide to questioning, triage cold call sheet, trial checklist, sample emails, and many others.

This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Effective Legal Support: Family Law seminar in Calgary on October 3, 2017 and in Edmonton on October 12, 2017.

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