History demonstrates that Peer Groups are essential to being a successful business owner.

“We are all in the same boat in a stormy sea, and we owe each other a terrible loyalty.” G. K. CHESTERTON “Birds of a feather flock together.” John Minsheu, 1599 “All of us are smarter than none of us.” Ken Blanchard “Who you surround yourself with, matters.” “If I have seen a little furtherContinue reading “History demonstrates that Peer Groups are essential to being a successful business owner.”

Doctor heal thyself: prescribe a peer group solution.

By Thomas M. Fafinski. Originally published in WealthCounsel Quarterly. “If I have seen further it is only by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Sir isaac Newton Does your law firm have a legacy plan? Most law firms are created in the same way that plumbers and electricians start their businesses but rarely do  lawContinue reading “Doctor heal thyself: prescribe a peer group solution.”

The 4 Stages of Maturity of an Estate Planning Law Firm

From my years of being involved with estate and business law firms, I have concluded that there are 4 stages of maturity for any estate and business law firm: Launch – The issues associated with the launching of a solo practice include determinations relating to location, niche, equipment and initial staffing.  The peer group solutionContinue reading “The 4 Stages of Maturity of an Estate Planning Law Firm”