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ABA TechShow : Kudos to guys who make it go

We’re two days in to the 3 day ABA TechShow in Chicago. It’s one of my favorite conferences of the year – feels like old home week having come for 16 years. A big thanks to all those who make it possible: Tom Mighell and Reid Trautz, the program chairs this year. They’ll deny they… Continue Reading

ABA TechShow in Chicago next week : Would welcome meeting

I’ll be in Chicago from Saturday through Wednesday attending the American Bar Association’s TechShow. I’ll be presenting at Ignite Law 2011 on Sunday evening, and be around the conference as well as visiting Chicago LexBlog clients Monday through Wednesday. I’ll also be speaking at a meeting of the Chicago Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Committee… Continue Reading

Beer for Bloggers at ABA TechShow on Friday evening

Join the ABA Journal and LexBlog for drinks and mingling at 5 p.m. Friday, April 3. We’ll be at the Lakeside Green Lounge in the Hilton, located in the North end of the main lobby. We’re picking up the tab, so come get a nametag and a drink and meet some bloggers, Twitterers, lawyers and… Continue Reading

MonetaSuite reaching out to bloggers in effective way

Many companies will send out press releases to try to court bloggers and get them to write about new products. This usually has the opposite effect, as bloggers will promptly hit "delete" and take a skeptical view of that company in the future. The MonetaSuite team is using the occasion of the ABA TechShow to take… Continue Reading

Internet Marketing Sessions on tap at ABA TechShow

The ABA TechShow, one of the premier legal technology conferences, is next week in Chicago. With my focus on the Internet marketing front, there’s a couple sessions that piqued my interest. One is Web JD: If You’re Not Serving Your Clients Online Someone Else Will Be, with legal SEO guru Steve Matthews of Stem Legal and Dave Bilinsky, Practice Management Consultant… Continue Reading

Live from TechShow: Jim Calloway of the Oklahoma Bar Association

Our guest for today’s final live dispatch from TechShow is none other than Jim Calloway, director of the Management Assistance Program at the Oklahoma Bar Association. A most knowledgeable figure in technology, both as it pertains to the legal realm and to the greater world, Jim also writes the blog Jim Calloway’s Law Practice Tips… Continue Reading

Live from TechShow: Aviva Cuyler of JD Supra

Our next guest in the ongoing "Live from TechShow" interview series is Aviva Cuyler, an individual whose name has been appearing frequently in the legal tech world as of late. Founder and co-managing director of the legal resource website JD Supra (and a moderator of JD Scoop, it’s accompanying blog), Aviva is a former attorney… Continue Reading

Today’s Beer for Bloggers event now at Hilton Lobby Bar

This just in: due to an unexpected overcrowding of St. Patrick’s Day drinkers in Chicago, the ABA TechShow Beer for Bloggers event – previously scheduled to take place at Kitty O’Shea’s – has moved. Festivities will now kick off at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Lobby Bar, at the north end of the hotel’s lobby.

Live from TechShow: Ed Poll of LawBiz Management Co.

It’s been a busy day, but we still managed to squeeze in a chat with Ed Poll, the latest in our ongoing series of live interviews from TechShow. Ed, a LexBlog client who we previously featured in our LexBlog Q & A, is the principal of LawBiz Management Company and author of the LawBizBlog. Last… Continue Reading

Live from TechShow: Laura Calloway of the Alabama State Bar

Day two of the ABA TechShow 2008 is well underway, and our live coverage continues. First on the interview roster today is Laura Calloway, director of the Practice Management Assistance Program at the Alabama State Bar. Laura, a long-time TechShow attendee who practiced law for more than 15 years in the Montgomery area, gives those… Continue Reading

Live from TechShow: David Cowen of The Cowen Group

Our live coverage from ABA TechShow 2008 continues this afternoon, with another special guest: David Cowen, managing partner at The Cowen Group. Extremely knowledgeable in e-discovery matters and an all-around great guy to chat with, David and his company specialize in staffing issues for large firms throughout the United States and Europe. Reached in his… Continue Reading

Live from TechShow: Brian Ritchey of LexisNexis

The ABA TechShow has kicked off in Chicago, and our eyes and ears on the ground there are providing live coverage of the event through interviews with attendees and participants. The first of such interviews, conducted just moments ago, is with Brian Ritchey of LexisNexis. Brian, who formerly served as Regional Vice President at Juris… Continue Reading