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New Attorney? Don’t Get Intimidated by Opposing Counsel on Feb 6, 2012 in Lawyering Skills, new lawyers, opposing counsel, productivity, , young lawyersBeing a new attorney can be overwhelming, regardless of whether you are a solo or work at a big firm. One way to help ease the transition is finding a mentor to show you the ropes. Even with a mentor, however, one of challenges for new attorneys is i...



Your Good Name: Online Reputation Management for Lawyers on Feb 6, 2012 in Legal Marketing, branding, reputation, reputation managementIt has been said, “I don’t care what they say about me as long as they spell my name right.” (P.T. Barnum) And, “There is only one thing worse than being talked about and that is NOT being talked about.” (Oscar Wilde) An...



Are You Afraid of Malicious Hackers? on Feb 6, 2012 in Legal Technology, data security, no image, quick note, securityBloomberg Law’s Lee Pacchia reports on a case of espionage by (apparently) Chinese hackers who broke into two law firms representing the parties to a mining deal that the Chinese government hoped to stop. Reporter Mike Riley suggests that law f...



Last Week’s Top Posts (February 2, 2012) on Feb 5, 2012 in General, top postsLawyerist’s leftovers: our most-popular posts from the last week. Stop Writing Boring Law Blog Posts Law Students Should Take Practical Skill Classes Is This the Age of the Two Page Resume? Google Search, Plus Your World, Plus Your Law Firm Web...



Law Firm Facebook Pages Are Lame on Feb 4, 2012 in Legal Marketing, Facebook, social media, social networkingSomewhere out there a social media consultant must be blogging about how important it is to have a Facebook page for your law firm, because “Follow my firm’s Facebook page!” updates seem to pop up in my feed every day or two. That c...



Facial Hair: A Man’s Best Friend on Feb 3, 2012 in Lifestyle, Dress for SuccessThere are few things I have a more emotional attachment to than my beard. I’ve had facial hair on and off since I was old enough to grow a goatee, but now that I’m a professional and I spend my time interacting with the public, I’ve...