Like most tabloid journalism, the truth about solos is a lot less titillating than the headlines. This group of lawyers makes up the largest segment of legal practitioners in New York and every other state in the United States. Outside of metropolitan areas, solos represent the bulk of most law practices, and even a “large” firm in many small towns likely will have five lawyers or fewer.
Gary A. Munneke, Revealing the Naked Truth About Solos, N.Y. St. B.J., Jan. 2010, at 10, http://digitalcommons.pace.edu/lawfaculty/781/.