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, where he co-hosts the weekly Lawyerist Podcast. Aaron serves on the ABA’s Legal Technology Resource Center board as well as the board of the Hennepin County Bar Association in Minneapolis and on the State Assembly of the Minnesota State Bar Association.

A New Direction for Lawyerist

Lawyerist is launching a variety of big new projects to better serve and grow its tribe of entrepreneurial small firm lawyers.

Lawyerist Builds Leadership Team to Focus on Community Building and Growth

Over the past three years, we’ve put a lot of effort into transitioning Lawyerist from an older business model built around digital publishing and blogging, to a new one built around growing an engaged community of small firm lawyers. These transitions include the launch of the Lawyerist Podcast in 2015, the launch of our TBD […]

The 10 Most Amazing Threatening Letters Lawyers Have Sent to Avvo

As Avvo celebrates its 10th anniversary, we showcase some of the most amazing threatening letters lawyers ever sent them.

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.

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

An overview of what Heartbleed means for lawyers and law firms---without the techno-jargon. Includes practical tips for protecting client data.

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.

Add Some Emotion to Your Client Invoices

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