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Podcast #108: Incubating a Socially Conscious Law Firm, with Mindy Yocum

Mindy Yocum is one year into building a socially conscious law firm. In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, Mindy explains how she envisions her role as a lawyer, what it's like for a law firm to go through a startup incubator program, and just what she means by socially conscious law firm. Plus, how she hopes to reform the entire legal system from the ground up.

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Podcast #107: Niche Practice: Weed Law, with Matthew Buck

"Weed law," it turns out, is neither as exciting nor as boring as you might think. In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, Matthew Buck offers a window into the world of weed law, the ethics of advising clients who are committing federal crimes, and how to market a niche practice.

Press Release: Lawyerist Launches New Law Practice Management Software Directory

Lawyerist is thrilled to announce the launch of its new Law Practice Management Software Directory.

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Podcast #106: Can Lawyers Really Innovate? with Jonathan Tobin

In this episode of the Lawyerist podcast, Sam starts some friendly arguments with Jonathan Tobin. They revisit the question whether lawyers should learn to develop their own software, try to agree on whether the legal industry is really capable of meaningful disruption, wonder whether lawyers can really innovate, and forecast the future of law practice.

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Podcast #105: How Small Firms Can Promote Diversity, with Heather Hackman

In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, Dr. Heather Hackman helps us get a new perspective on diversity and the legal profession. She also explains why "doing diversity" doesn't work, and what small firms actually need to do to increase diversity in the legal profession.