Are Law Blogs the Unedited Voice of a Person?

By | Real Lawyers Have Blogs | April 23, 2017
Technologist and inventor of the blog, Dave Winer, defined a blog as “the unedited voice of a person.” In 2003, when I was beginning my stint as a fellow at Berkman Center [at Harvard Law School] , since I was going to be doing stuff with blogs, I felt it necessary to start by explaining what makes a blog a blog, and I concluded it wasn’t so much the form, although most blogs seem to follow a similar form, nor was it the content, rather it was the voice. View Full Post
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Can Law School Career Services Keep Up with Passion of Law Students?

By | Real Lawyers Have Blogs | April 22, 2017
One of the most rewarding things I have the honor of doing is visiting law schools. I get to go into large law school classes or open sessions and tap into the existing passion these young people have. It’s incredible. When I talk about the Internet providing each and every student the ability to make their dreams come alive, eyes open. View Full Post
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Law Firms’ Knowledge and Use of AI is a Golden Marketing Opportunity

By | Real Lawyers Have Blogs | April 7, 2017
It’s not a matter of whether law firms will need to market their knowledge and use of AI (artificial intelligence), it’s a matter of when. The smart law firms are going to start now. I walked out of last week’s Legal Marketing Association Annual Meeting (LMA) seeing the single biggest marketing opportunity for law firms as demonstrating a keen knowledge of AI and how AI is going to change the delivery of legal services. View Full Post
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Trend is Law Firms Moving Blogs Off Websites : ABA Publication

By | Real Lawyers Have Blogs | March 23, 2017
While some law firm website developers are advising law firms to bury law blogs inside a law firm website, a just released ABA book on strategic online publishing for law firms advises just the opposite. Law blogs should be located off websites on a separate domain to build influence, achieve better seach engine performance (SEO) and generate business. View Full Post
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