Small Firm & Solo Practitioner

About the Small Firm & Solo Practitioner Section

The CMBA's Small Firm & Solo Section recognizes that running a practice/business of this size is... well, different. This section aims to better address this shared need with unique and customized programming regarding marketing, business cultivation and development, and technology; social events; social media; etc...

Section Activities

Bar Journal

Section members provide articles for the June issue of the CMBA Bar Journal.

CLE Programs

Free Legal Advice Clinic: Saturday, July 20 | 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

 We are the proud sponsor of the CMBA's Small Firm & Solo Expo, held annually in September.  The 2018 event was held on September 28.  Stay tuned for details for 2019!

Our annual Spring Half-Day CLE will be held in May 2019.

Monthly Meetings

Our Section meets on Thursdays, with a rotation on locations and times.  Attorneys in the small/solo practice area are welcome to participate in our meetings.

Mark your calendar for these upcoming events:

December 20 - Section lunch & CLE at the CMBA
January 24 - Happy hour, location TBA
February 28 - Section lunch at Shula's 2 at the DoubleTree hotel in Independence
March 28 - Happy hour, location TBA
April 25 - time and location TBA

Did you know you can see your fellow section members through your account access?  Simply sign in and head to the "Current Participation" tab and click on your section. You'll then have access to fellow section members' public profiles.





Dawn E. McFadden   Jill E. Shankar  
 Co-Chair   Co-Chair  
McFadden Bushnell LLC
  Law Office of Jill E. Shankar