Whether you have been in private practice for years, or if you are just thinking about hanging your own shingle, we can all benefit from giving our careers a "jump start." We will cover an entrepreneurial angle of the practice of consumer law, including insight on creating a business plan, the basics of setting up your practice, and how to get clients.
Dana Karni is an attorney in private practice in Houston, Texas. She founded Karni Law Firm, P.C. over six years ago,primarily focusing on credit and debt issues. Her practice is split between defending unsecured debt suits and asserting consumers' rights under the FDCPA and FCRA. Dana has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Houston where she teaches a class called "Starting and Maintaining a Consumer Law Practice."