Independence 4 Independents


As lawyers, we read a lot about the disintegration (or, evolution) of the traditional law firm model: here, here, here, and here are some examples. There’s more (a lot more), but you get the point.

Or, you may read about law firms developing incubators so resources can be devoted to thought-leading and disruptive applications, without overburdening or distracting fee earners from revenue-generating activities: a collaborative approach here; a European approach here; and a directory of American approaches here. What does that have to do with Lady Liberty?

The Human Lawyer: Kelley Gondring

From headstands to French macarons, Kelley Gondring personifies the human lawyer experience. Kelley lives her life working relentlessly to defend the rights of the accused or preserve the future connectivity of broken families. She also lives her life as a wife, a mother, a runner, and a cycler. She makes intentional choices that allow her to live life her own way. Kelley’s story highlights the path to goal achievement through intentionality. Read Kelley’s story, in her words.


Simon Sinek advises that we should find our why? Here’s CoLaw’s why? Simply put, we help you (lawyers, legal service providers, law companies) spend less. That’s it. Quite simple. Reduce overhead. Want to know more? We’ll walk you through some hypothetical scenarios (with GIFs of course).

The Human LawyerS: Blood Drive

On May 31, 2019, from 8a to 2p, CoLaw is partnering with Hygge in a blood drive for the benefit of anyone with a blood disorder (folks like Kristi Martin) who could benefit from the donating of blood. Sign up because space is limited. And if you donate, you’ll be entered in a raffle to win prizes from Heist Brewing, Sycamore Brewing, FEAST Food Tours & Culinary Events, Sea Level, Orman’s Cheese, Assorted Table, and more. See you in two weeks.