Aaron Street

Aaron Street

Aaron Street is the co-founder and CEO of Lawyerist.com, the largest online community of solo and small firm lawyers.

8 No-Risk “SEO” Tips for Sustainable Online Marketing

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: Will Bitcoin’s Blockchain Technology Fundamentally Change Contract Law?

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.

2014 Lawyerist Year in Review

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 […]

The One Secret to Online Legal Marketing

All law-firm websites plans should be created with this one simple idea in mind.

Heartbleed: What Lawyers and Law Firms Need to Know

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 Fail, But There Are Fixes

Law school career services offices provide little career development benefit to law students. Here are some fixes.

Applying to Law School? Please Reconsider!

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.

My ScanSnap Crashed; It Just Needed a Quick Fix

Upgrade your ScanSnap scanner software to fix a bug with Windows 7.

Add Some Emotion to Your Client Invoices

Consider tapping your clients' emotions to get them to pay your monthly invoices.

Tap the Hidden Talent in Your Law Firm

Discover the hidden talents of your law firm staff---and how to use them for more profitability.