About J. Patrick Williams

J. Patrick Williams is a partner at Batch, Poore and Williams, PC in Raleigh, North Carolina. Patrick's practice is focused in the areas of Family, Divorce, Criminal, Entertainment law and Civil Litigation. Patrick is also a Certified Clio Consultant. Learn More about Patrick Williams at http://www.batchwilliams.com

All You Need to Know About Starting a Business

A Complete Guide to Starting a Business Turning an idea or passion into a business is an exciting endeavor.   In the formative stages, you must make many decisions that can prove costly down the road without careful planning.  What type of corporate structure should you choose?  Do you need insurance?  How do you conduct day […]

What You Must Know to Market Your Firm Online

Settling on a Strategy to Market Your Firm Online If you’re a small firm or solo practitioner trying to sort out your online marketing strategy this article is for you.  Attorneys must sort through empty promises, long-term commitments, and a barrage of unfamiliar terminology when dealing with online marketing firms.  After months of waiting for […]

How to Protect and Market Your Music and Creative Works with Patrick Douthit aka 9th Wonder

Are you a producer looking to sell or license the use of your music?  Are you a writer or songwriter looking to publish or license the use of your creative works?  Have you been approached about an acting role in a play or movie?  If any of these scenarios apply to you, having a basic […]

Local Rules: What They Are, How to Find Them, and Why You Need to Know Them

If you’ve ever appeared pro se in a family court matter, chances are you’ve heard either opposing counsel or the Judge mention the “local rules” and how they apply to your case.  An unfortunate few may have been subject to civil penalties for violating a county’s local rules.  Despite the impact a lack of familiarity […]