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TweetI hesitated before writing this post for fear of unnecessarily adding to the echo chamber that has resulted from Noam Scheiber’s unflattering portrait of Mayer Brown in The New Republic. But I decided to go ahead because of the value of sharing the candid and telling reactions that I have heard from leaders of many […]

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TweetJudges need not be banned from sites like Facebook, but they also can’t friend, tweet, and post like the rest of us. According to a recent formal opinion by the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility, judges need to exercise caution when participating in electronic social media (ESM). As articulated by […]

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TweetLawyers are becoming more and more mobile – working remotely, traveling to meetings, back and forth to court and speaking at conferences – so it is no wonder that applications which aid in productivity have gained enormous significance. For lawyers who are always on the go, LexisNexis® recently released a completely redesigned Martindale-Hubbell® Lawyer Index […]

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TweetVery few lawyers, especially solo practitioners and those at smaller firms, spend their entire workday in their office, tethered to their desktop computer. You probably have multiple out-of-office appointments, court appearances and other activities each day that keep you on the move. That’s not such a bad thing unless your “perpetual motion” makes it difficult […]

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TweetThink of a lawyer. What did your mind’s eye picture?  Depending on who you are (lawyer v. non-lawyer) the image may change (it may not).  I am a lawyer, and when I did this little exercise my mind immediately flashed to a woman in a gray business suit, wearing black Gucci-style glasses (serious frames) holding […]

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Tweet If you are a law firm or a lawyer listed on martindale.com, you may often wonder “What can I do more to increase my rankings in search results and come up higher on the first page when someone searches at martindale.com?” We get so many questions every now and then with regards to this […]

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TweetHave you ever performed a search on martindale.com and got nada results? I get a feeling that you are nodding YES. So have I. Have you ever thought why that is so…perhaps you mis-spelled the lawyer or the law firm name or there is  really nothing that matches the entered text in our database which […]

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TweetPro Bono Work Changes Lives When I first met Pam Weisz from Pro Bono Net (“PBN”) at Legal Tech New York, she sat down and quietly got out a pad and pen.  We were talking  with John Lipsey, VP of Corporate Counsel Relations to brainstorm about PBN’s Alliance Partnership on Martindale-Hubbell Connected in 2010.  As […]

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TweetJust what do in-house Counsel want? What drives their hiring decisions when choosing a law firm? When do they choose a local law firm versus a global firm? How do they prefer to be marketed to? These are other important questions will be answered by Martindale-Hubbell Connected during a FREE webinar entitled What in House […]

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TweetAs the global economic downturn continues, in-house and law firm lawyers have to adapt to survive.  A recent post available exclusively within the CEE Research group, of Martindale-Hubbell Connected provides new primary research insight into how the heads of 65 major companies in Russia are adapting to meet the current challenging economic climate.  Originally presented […]

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