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This year marks Avvo’s 10th anniversary. In that time, it has grown from a lawyer profile directory to an enormous lawyer ratings, legal Q&A, and online marketing platform. It is also host to one of the leading business-of-law conferences, Avvo’s annual Lawyernomics event in Las Vegas, which I’m excited to attend for the first time. Avvo is an […]
If you care about marketing your firm online—and you should—using SEO trickery doesn't get good results. Here are 8 ways to engage in sustainable online marketing to help build your reputation both on- and offline. The best part? They are the same things lawyers have been doing for years.
Smart contracts based on the Bitcoin Blockchain could allow for contract performance to be verified without requiring a judicial system or other centralized third party.
It’s nearly the end of December and feels like a great time to reflect on the past year here at Lawyerist. 2014 has been an interesting year for us and we’re really grateful to our readers, writers, and advertisers for keeping our project going. So, let’s start with a big THANK YOU! We really appreciate […]
All law-firm websites plans should be created with this one simple idea in mind.
What the Heartbleed security breach really means for lawyers and law firms, without too much techno-jargon or over-use of dumbed-down metaphor.
Law school career services offices provide little career development benefit to law students. Here are some fixes.
Thinking of applying to law school? It is time to rethink your application. While law school admissions are at an all-time high, law jobs are disappearing.