“Coach’s Column” by practice management consultant, Ed Poll
Please welcome our newest expert to the ScanSnap Community – Ed Poll, J.D., M.B.A., CMC. Ed is a nationally recognized coach, law firm management consultant, and author who has coached and consulted with lawyers and law firms in strategic planning and practice development for over 20 years. He’s received numerous awards and recognitions from his colleagues in the legal field and is a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from The State Bar of California (LPMT Section). He also is a Fellow of the prestigious College of Law Practice Management.
Ed has practiced law on all sides of the table for 25 years– as a corporate general counsel, government prosecutor, sole practitioner, partner and chief operating officer of a law firm, and has been a consultant to law firms, large and small, for 20 years.
A nationally-renowned instructor for law firms, bar associations and universities, Ed has taught:
- Creating New Business Enterprises in the Department of Entrepreneurship, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
- Business of Law Practice for the USC Law Center for Advanced Professional Education
- Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE,) formerly at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
Ed also contributed to the ScanSnap Community earlier this month when he wrote a post discussing document storage and ethics for lawyers. Moving forward, Ed will now be a regular contributor to the ScanSnap Community. Each month he’ll answer any document management legal questions you have in a new recurring post called, “Coach’s Column” by practice management consultant, Ed Poll. You can submit your legal questions to Ed by visiting the Submit Your Question page and indicating your question is for Ed.
To learn more about Ed Poll visit:
Visit Ed’s community: www.lawbizforum.com