Law Office Technology/Management Section

Issues relating to law practice management and computer technology are the focus of this section, which also informs its members on the latest in technology and practice management. It annually hosts the Law Tech CLE and exposition.

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213 E Lafayette
Jackson, TN 38301

Legal Sector Added 3,300 Jobs in August

In the largest monthly gain so far this year, the legal sector added 3,300 jobs in August, the ABA Journal reports. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, that brings the total number of legal sector jobs to 1.1 million and translates into a gain of 3,200 jobs since the start of the year. The Wall Street Journal Law Blog has more on the story. 

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Law Firm First Tenant at Overton Square

Memphis’ Overton Square has landed its first professional services tenant with the signing of a 2,500-square-foot lease by Memphis attorney William T. Maxwell Jr. Maxwell is forming a new residential real estate closing company and commercial services firm, which will be located at 51 N. Cooper St. in Overton Square. Maxwell is a longtime Memphis real estate and closing attorney who represented the Overton Square Merchants Association during the mid-1980s and is familiar with the history and importance of the square as a Memphis landmark, the Memphis Daily News reports.

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