Category: Apps

Capture ideas on the go with Index Card for iPad, iPhone

by Ben Beasley

As an accompanying piece to my Scrivener article on February 25, I also wanted to mention Index Card, an idea-organization app available for the iPad and iPhone that syncs with Scrivener, making for an extremely versatile and inexpensive way of managing your ideas and writing on the go and then back at the office. Continue reading

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Ease the process of complex writing projects with Scrivener

11106057-homepage-sliced_04by Ben Beasley

Scrivener is a writing application (for Mac and Windows) that combines a word processor with project management software, allowing you to create, structure, and edit any number of documents or reports within a single case file. The real benefit to lawyers is that you can also pull all research and client/case information into the same file. That is, Scrivener allows an attorney to keep all the information and content relevant to a particular client or area of law in the same place. Continue reading

Curated Legal Intelligence by Ratchet Law App

ratchetlogoReleased on the app store yesterday, Ratchet Law delivers the legal news that matters to you in an iPad application.

Highlights from the app store description:

Ratchet Law does the work for you by analyzing thousands of top legal news sources to find the most relevant and interesting articles for your practice areas and interests. We’ve got you covered whether your favorite legal sources are law reviews, blogs, regulatory websites, magazines or newspapers Continue reading

eBook released: The iPad Lawyer by Attorney Scott Grossberg

The iPad LawyerI am pleased to announce my friend Scott Grossberg released his new eBook: The iPad Lawyer. A 90-minute audio book is also included at no additional cost. In this 80 page PDF book, you will learn:

  • how to store and present legal documents and evidence
  • how to customize your iPad to meet your individual legal needs
  • which apps to use for your practice area Continue reading

The latest update from JuryStar for iPad

JuryStar iPad app“Jury Star 2.0 is head and shoulders above any other app or program for selecting juries. JuryStar is practical, much more flexible and user friendly.” -Lary Sisson, Mimura Law Office

In case you missed it, last month, another major update rolled out for JuryStar.

Here’s a quick rundown on what’s new in our jury selection iPad app. Continue reading

“Litigator Apps” Our Top Post of 2012

Litigator apps™Our top post from 2012 will come as no surprise to our regular readers who frequently check back on this popular page for the latest Litigator Apps. Originally published July 4, 2012 as iPad Apps for Litigators & Trial Teams, we made the post a “page” on our site as a solution to the challenge of uncovering the growing list of apps made with litigators and trial teams in mind. We’re glad this resources has been helpful to you. Continue reading

Seriously Social: Using Social Media in Your iPractice

Heather Hale

Solo practitioner and iPad enthusiast Heather Hale, Esq.

by Heather Hale

Social media is increasingly recognized as an acceptable component of your marketing strategy in a professional context. The American Bar Association reports that ninety six (96) percent of lawyers are using LinkedIn and thirty eight (38) percent of lawyers are using Facebook for career development and networking. Where once these sites were reserved only for sharing baby pictures and commenting on that latte you just had, now Facebook, LinkedIn, and even Twitter can be used as powerful tools to turbo charge your practice. And best of all, it can all happen amazingly close to real time with social media apps for a range of devices, including iPad of course.

One of the most important things to keep in mind when deciding which form of social media to use for each task you hope to accomplish is to know your audience. Let’s start with the platform that each of you are most likely already on Continue reading

Apps for a Road Trip & Memorable Legal Vanity License Plates

Any good Thanksgiving road trip deserves a new app or two to help pass the time! The Pianist Pro app my husband downloaded was the big hit with our son, and our daughter enjoyed the Gymtastic by American Girl app! I discovered an app called the License Plate Game which got me thinking about legal vanity tags and inspired this post. For a little fun, here are some memorable legal vanity license plates I found online: Continue reading

The Best of LITIG8R TECH

It is my pleasure to share with you our top 8 most popular posts since we launched LITIG8R TECH in June of this year:

8. Happy App-ing: Top Three iPad Apps for your iPractice -by Atlanta-area solo practitioner Heather Hale.

7. Touchtype portrait mode, Brydge your iPad plus other keyboard solutions -This article offers Continue reading