An intellectual property practice knows no geographic or political boundaries. My own practice, Advitam IP, LLC, has a network of top law firms in over 120 countries to call upon, and who call upon us.

  March 11, 2019


While being a telecommuter takes you out of the everyday hubbub you find in a traditional office space, it doesn’t restrict you from taking advantage of networking opportunities that can give you that face-to-face interaction you need, and also give you a leg up in growing your business.

  February 20, 2019


The number of Americans that work virtually continues to grow. While it has its advantages, it also has its drawbacks. Here is a list of 5 things you should know if you want to successfully work virtually.

  January 23, 2019



Back in the days of traditional law firms, people had receptionists at their front desks who knew the business and fielded attorney calls. In this modern land of telecommuting, and shared and co-working office space, the modern day equivalent to a receptionist became a Call Answering Service.

  September 20, 2018


The Illinois courts have been moving towards e-filing – albeit slowly. The original date of January 1st, 2018 was pushed back after Cook County Circuit Court Clerk, Dorothy Brown, and Chief Judge, Tim Evans, filed a joint request to push back the start date a full year. They were granted six months and as of this Sunday, July 1st, the six month extension will have come to a close.

  June 27, 2018


Work-load fluctuation is often the most frustrating aspect of running a law firm. It makes it impossible to project profits, and should you experience a large influx of work, it can be stressful. On one hand you want to be able to accept all clients that come your way, on the other, you can’t take on more than the work week allows.

  June 20, 2018