General, Solo, Small Firms, Family Law, Criminal Law, Young Lawyers Division

Go SOLO: Tools for Starting Your Practice


Are you ready to go solo? This program will help you decide if a solo practice is right for you. Sessions addressing business and marketing will help you determine whether you have the entrepreneurial know-how to start your own practice. Find out if you are ready for the solo challenge and learn how to set up a business and set yourself apart. Topics include:

  • Are you ready?
  • People skills Start-up costs
  • Business operations
  • Allocation of resources
  • Entering the market
  • How to promote yourself

Materials for this program will be made available online.

Unable to attend in person? Sign up for the online version of this program here.

If you are ready for the next step, stay for the afternoon and attend the advanced program. The I am SOLO: What’s Next for The Solo Practice? CLE will be held on the same day in the afternoon. 

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and save on this course. Not a TBA member? Join now to start saving.

You may park in the Commerce Street Garage (corner of 3rd Avenue/Commerce St.). We will be validating parking tickets, so please make sure to bring your ticket!


Course Pricing
  • Member: 140.00
  • Non-Member: 315.00 (Includes TBA Complete Membership)
Registration on or after Feb. 2, 2018, will incur a LATE FEE of $50.00
TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
Course Information February 08, 2018
  • Registration: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Schedule: 9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
  • Lunch: 11:45 AM - 12:50 PM
Location: Nashville, TN
Tennessee Bar Center, 2nd Floor
  • Parking validation (210 or 310 Commerce Street)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Ethics Credits
Course Credits Dual Credits: 3.00
General Credits: 0.00
Total Credits: 3

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please contact TBA for Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama credit.

Course Agenda

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