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See you at LMA Annual Conference in Orlando?

LexBlog will be attending the Legal Marketing Association’s Annual Conference this week – in force. We hope to see some of you there. LexBlog’s LXBN TV has the honor of covering the conference. Colin O’Keefe (@colinokeefe), our Editorial Manager, and his video crew will be interviewing attendees, speakers, and exhibitors from Wednesday through Friday. Look… Continue Reading

Above the Law Attorney@Blog conference : Join me in NYC

Above the Law, one of the leading law blogs in the country is hosting a one day ”Convocation of leading legal bloggers” next Friday March 14th at The Yale Club in New York City. Entitled “Attorney@Blog,” the conference will feature a series of panel discussions covering an array of issues facing the legal blogging community, including… Continue Reading

Hope : ReInvent Law New York City

I had heard of ReInvent Law Conferences before and had dinner with ReInvent Law co-founder, Michigan State Law Professor Daniel Martin Katz, but had never been to one of their conferences until today. Big Mistake. ReInvent Law New York City, with what had to have been 300 in attendance, was a wonderful event. I really… Continue Reading

I am headed to LegalTech in New York City. Are you?

I am headed to LegalTech in New York City for the week. I’ll be at LegalTech at the Hilton tomorrow (Tuesday) through Thursday and at ReInvent Law on Friday. I will be meeting a number of people attending the show as well as number of folks whose offices are in New York City. I’ll also… Continue Reading

Find the humility to walk away from those who don’t get it

Author, entrepreneur, and marketer, Seth Godin (@thisissethsblog), writes this morning that “finding the humility to happily walk away from those that don’t get it unlocks our ability to do great work.” Having practiced as a trial lawyer for almost 20 years, I’m not wired to accept “No, I don’t get it.” The judge or jury… Continue Reading

Could now be a good time to go to law school?

Imagine a law school applicant getting accepted to law school and making a counter-offer to the school’s standard tuition. A counter-offer that’s maybe half the rack rate, a counter-offer to pay tuition over the next 10 years interest free, or a counter-offer to pay for two years and get the third for free. It’s not… Continue Reading

You can

Much was written this last week about the legacy of Nelson Mandela. Author and blogger Seth Godin’s message to those of us wanting to change the world was to take this lesson from Mandela’s life. You can. You can make a difference. You can stand up to insurmountable forces. You can put up with far… Continue Reading

10 most popular stories Tweeted this week

Here’s your 10 most popular stories tweeted by me this last week. In honor of this evenings World Series game, your top 10 list is served up with a Curve Ball Blonde Ale brewed by Seattle’s Pyramid Brewery. #10 LinkedIn enhances features for mobile devices by ReadWriteWeb’s Selena Larson (@selenalarson) #9 Scientific guide to writing great headlines on… Continue Reading

LMA Technology Conference : See you in San Francisco

The 2013 Legal Marketing Association Technology Conference is being held in San Francisco is next week. From Adam Stock (@adamlstock), a real driver of the conference and presenter, We’re excited this year to expand the Legal Marketing Technology Conference with a pre-conference. The pre-conference includes 2-hour sessions where we go in-depth into technical issues that… Continue Reading

ACLEA Annual Meeting 2013 – Presentation Materials

I am in Baltimore Monday and Tuesday of this week to present at ACLEA’s 2013 Annual Meeting. It’s a pleasure and honor to be presenting to innovative, talented, and committed CLE professionals from across the country. I’ll be speaking on how social media can be used by CLE organizations to grow, recruit, and retain as… Continue Reading