Client Power Tools

A free client portal for WordPress websites, built for independent contractors, consultants, and professionals.


A free web app for keeping track of your most important tasks.

Speaking & Panel Moderation

Photo of Sam Glover from the 2019 NCLC Fair Debt Collections Conference in Las Vegas

Through my speaking I help solo and small firm lawyers understand and adapt to the the economic, demographic, and technological trends that are shaping the future of law practice.

Girl Skate Cos.

A directory of skateboard brands owned by women, plus reviews and tips.


Coming Soon: My Last Day as a Lawyerist Employee

I'm eager for new challenges after 13 years of Lawyerist.

A Simple Networking Tickler System

A simple system that helps you keep track of who you know and prompts you to connect or follow up.

Should You Start a (Legal) Podcast?

So you want to start a podcast. Or maybe you heard it's a good idea and you are wondering if you should take it seriously.

How to Prepare for Oral Argument

How to get away from your outline and use a more "modular" approach to oral argument.

MinneBar: Tips for First-Time Attendees

If this will be your first MinneBar, here are a few tips to make for a great experience.

Update Your Copyright Notice Automatically

Copy-and-paste code for any website.

Basic Winter Camping Checklist

What to take on your first winter camping trip.

Sam Glover in the VLN 2010-11 Annual Report

VLN Volunteer of the Year!

I have been volunteering with VLN since I graduated from law school in 2003, and I joined the board of directors in 2010. VLN named me its Volunteer of the Year in 2011.

My Article on Debt Collection Lawsuits in the William Mitchell Law Review

In my article, I take a hard look at the effect of Minnesota's permissive procedural rules and garnishment laws, which have encouraged the enormous—and growing—volume of collection lawsuits.