Legal Industry

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Social Media, Low Bono, and Summer Jams

Three podcasts we're listening to this week: Best's Insurance Law Podcast, the Digital Edge, and Still Processing.

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Podcast #124: The Client-First Future of Law Practice, with Jordan Furlong

In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, Jordan Furlong explains why law has become a "buyers market" and how lawyers can take advantage of the opportunities presented by that market by becoming client-centered law practices.

Ask Your Clients to Help You Improve Your Client Experience

Your clients are the best judges of whether or not the user experience at your firm is a satisfactory one. Asking them to evaluate your firm's website and an office visit can be very valuable intelligence for you.

Traveling With Tech, Getting Into Politics, and Petty Disputes

Three podcasts we're listening to this week: the Kennedy-Mighell Report, Call Your Girlfriend, and Judge John Hodgman.

Testimonials, Bill Cosby, and Automation

Three podcasts we're listening to this week: the Unbillable Hour, Cosby on Trial, and Exponential View.

Malware, Racist Artificial Intelligence, and The Kinks

Three podcasts we're listening to this week: Digital Detectives, Note to Self, and Soul Music.

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Podcast #120: Web Apps for Justice, with Brad Clark (Replay)

In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, former public defender Brad Clark explains how he started his own firm, powered by a criminal expungement web app that lets him start helping people before they even contact him.

Innovative Lawyers: TBD Law Applications Are Open!

If you are serious about preparing your practice for the next ten years, you should apply for an invitation to TBD Law on August 27th!