Smiley Law Group, a construction law firm with offices in New Orleans, LA and Seattle, WA, was recognized by New Orleans City Business Magazine as a 2008 Best Place to Work.
NEW ORLEANS, LA (SmileyLaw.Com) December 17, 2008 — New Orleans City Business Magazine has recognized Smiley Law Group as one of its 2008 Best Places to Work. Practicing exclusively in the are of construction law, the firm has offices in Seattle, WA and New Orleans, LA.
While nearly 50 companies were recognized, Smiley Law Group was ranked 2nd among small companies.
The article discusses some of the ways our firm uses technology to telecommute, reduce paper and waste, and manage the “little frustrations” that comes with operating a law office.
Smiley Law Group runs on Macs and iPhones and has a decidedly “Web 2.0” approach to the office. People work from home, from the field and from everywhere in between. This provides a feeling of dynamism and efficiency that appeals to the staff.
Scott Smiley, founding member of the firm, is quoted as saying: “Lost of offices can be stuffy and bureaucratic. This is a profession that involves a lot of paper. It can be a mill of little frustrations and delays. And we’ve eliminated paper, we’ve eliminated a lot of those little delays.”
You can read the article by downloaded the issue from City Business in PDF Format here: [Best Places to Work].
About Smiley Law Group:
Founded in post-Katrina New Orleans in 2005, Smiley Law Group is a boutique construction law practice with offices in Seattle, Washington and New Orleans, Louisiana. The firm operates a blog on construction law matters titled the Construction Law Monitor, and prides itself on thinking different in the legal profession.