Could you found a law firm at a Startup Weekend?

Startup Weekend Legal Law Firm

On Sunday evening I had the good fortune of addressing a tremendous group of developers, designers, lawyers, law students and entrepreneurs at Seattle Legal Tech Startup Weekend. Founded in 2007, a Startup Weekend is a 54-hour weekend event during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas … Continue Reading

Social Media Summit for Law Firms this Wednesday in Chicago

Social Media Summit Law Firms

75 law firm partners, communications and marketing executives will gather in Chicago this Wednesday, October 15, for a Social Media Summit for Law Firms.  The program hosted by BDI (Business Development Institute) will review the business dvelopment opportunities that await through the effective use of blogs and other social media. BDI’s half-day format will share case … Continue Reading

Do your blogging in comfort

Law Blog Comfort

I like to be comfortable when blogging. I don’t mean in the sense of what I’m wearing or where I am sitting. I am referring to the platform I am using for my blogging. Public relations professional, Lauren Salkin (@thinkspin), writes in Huffington Post this morning that Blogging on a WordPress site feels so formal. … Continue Reading

Putting Social Media to Work for You : ABA Webinar on Friday

ABA social media Webinar

I have the pleasure of presenting at an ABA Webinar on social media this Friday. I’ll be joined by Nicole Black (@nikiblack), Director of Business Development at MyCase and a widely recognized authority on social media. We’ll cover social media principals, blogging, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. The focus will be embracing what is now ubiquitous … Continue Reading