Self-Help Resources

IOLTA & Trust Accounts

Earn CLE Credit and Learn About Trust Accounts

Earn CLE Credit and Learn About Trust Account Recordkeeping

These two programs about trust accounts are a great way to get a handle on this important topic.


We Can Consult with You

LOMAP Consultation Agreement
Describes confidentiality, fees, and disclaimer.

Self-Audit Checklist
Take the pulse of your law office. If no pulse, call LOMAP now.

Search Jobs at the WSBA Career Center
Speak with us about your resume and job search strategies.


Beginning and Ending a Practice

Frequently Asked Questions  
Focuses on getting started as a solo practitioner.  

Starting a Practice: A Checklist
More than you bargained for, but why leave anything out?

Planning for the Lawyer's Retirement, Disability, or Death
Comprehensive materials that merit consideration.

Planning Ahead: A Guide to Protecting Your Clients’ Interests in the Event of Your Disability or Death
Produced by the WSBA, this handbook outlines the steps, discusses the issues, answers questions, and includes checklists and forms for succession planning.


Coping with Paper and Electronic Files

Guide to Client File Retention
The short answer is seven years, but please read.

Due Diligence Questions for Online Backup Vendors

Recommended Skills Training

Toastmaster Club #2713
The Seattle Downtowners Toastmasters Club can support you in communicating effectively through the art of public speaking.

Thursdays, noon–1:00 p.m.
Skinner Building, 1326 Fifth Avenue
(between Union/University)
7th Floor Conference Room

Contact: downtowners@gmail.com