I grew up in a poor, single parent home. Education was my lifeline. So, when I learned of the racial disparities caused by public education funding, I became indignant. This is what inspired me to go to law school and become a civil rights lawyer. I would soon learn that there are numerous racial disparities, not only in education, but that run the gamut of employment, housing, healthcare, and especially the criminal justice system.

  October 23, 2018


Over the past five years, the landscape has dramatically changed in terms of what today’s practicing attorneys consider to be viable, and logistical, space for their firm.

  May 9, 2018


What happens when the unthinkable occurs and you find your law office space in Chicago has been displaced due to fire, flood, or other catastrophic event? This is a question no attorney wants to mull over as it can present a slew of potential headaches, financial pressures, and strains to consider that will affect your firm during the transition period. However, if you don’t have a contingency plan in place, you’re setting your firm up for a difficult and strenuous displacement.

  January 19, 2018



It’s important when running a business via a virtual office to make sure that potential clients see you as professional and legitimate. Utilizing a shared office space gives your brand the professional integrity it deserves without losing the financial benefits of being virtual, and when looking for workspace in Chicago, those two factors are key.

  November 3, 2017


Amata Law Offices has Office and Telecommuting solutions that will work for you. Yes, this is a promotion for Amata Law Offices, but who isn’t interested in finding a way to spend less time commuting, without taking a loss in income? Why should solo and small law firm attorneys continue to play catch up to their in-house counterparts?

  August 21, 2017


The term “virtual office” has been around for awhile now. Its longevity, however, has not lent much to its understanding. We have found in our experience...

  May 6, 2016