Best iPad Apps for Lawyers Rated in New ABA Book

CHICAGO, March 23, 2012 – More than 80,000 apps are available for the iPad, and finding the best ones can be overwhelming, confusing and frustrating. iPad Apps in One Hour for Lawyers, a new book published by the ABA Law Practice Management Section, provides the “best of the best” apps that are essential for any law practice. In just one hour, lawyers will learn how to buy, install and update iPad apps and:

  • Find apps to get organized and improve productivity,
  • Create, manage and store documents on the iPad,
  • Choose the best apps for a law office, including litigation and billing apps,
  • Find the best news, reading and reference apps,
  • Take their iPad on the road with apps for travelers,
  • Maximize the iPad’s social networking power, and
  • Have some fun with game and entertainment apps during relaxation time.

Author Tom Mighell is a senior consultant with Contoural Inc. and author of iPad in One Hour for Lawyers, also published by the ABA Law Practice Management Section. He is a frequent speaker and writer on the Internet, electronic discovery and other legal technology issues. He has published The Mighell Marker, a Legal Technology Weekly, since 2000, and the legal technology blog Inter Alia (www.inter-alia.net) since 2002. He is also the co-host of “The Kennedy-Mighell Report,” a legal technology podcast produced by The Legal Talk Network.

The ABA Law Practice Management Section is a professional membership organization providing resources for lawyers and other legal professionals in the core areas of the business of practicing law – marketing, management, technology, and finance – through its award-winning magazine, webzines, educational CLE programs, website and publishing division. For more than 30 years, LPM has established itself as a leader within the legal profession by producing ABA TECHSHOW, the world’s premier legal technology conference and expo, and through its publishing arm, which has more than 90 titles in print.

With nearly 400,000 members, the _ is the world’s largest voluntary professional membership organization. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.

Title: iPad Apps in One Hour for Lawyers
ABA Law Practice Management Section
Product Code:
:                          978-1-61438-360-4
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800.285.2221 or www.ShopABA.org

Editor’s note: Review copies are available by sending an e-mail to Lindsay Dawson at . If you publish a review of this book, please send tearsheets or a copy for our files to Lindsay Dawson, _, Book Publishing, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654.


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