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Lance Godard is principal at The Godard Group, a law firm business development and marketing consultantcy located in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. He also authors Are You Writing This Down? and Are You Reading These Posts? The Godard Group
A Byte of Prevention: Risk Management Tips and Tidbits
Camille Stell is the director of client services and Patrick Brown is relationship manager at Lawyers Mutual, a Cary, N.C.-based provider of professional liability insurance. Jay Reeves is an attorney, freelance writer and law office management consultant. Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company
Cary, North Carolina 27512-1929 United States
Above the Law
Above the Law is published by Breaking Media. Founder David Lat is the managing editor. Joe Patrice and Staci Zaretsky are editors, and Elie Mystal is Breaking Media's editor at large. The editors also contribute to Above the Law: Redline. Above the Law
Adam Smith, Esq.
Bruce MacEwen is a law firm consultant in New York City who previously worked as an attorney at two large New York City firms and at Dean Witter/Morgan Stanley. He is also the New York regional director of Managing Partners Forum, a global organization of managing partners and CEOs of law and other professional services. He is the author of Growth is Dead: Now What? Adam Smith, Esq., LLC
New York, New York United States
Adjunct Law Prof Blog
Mitchell H. Rubinstein is an adjunct professor at St. John's Law School and New York Law School. Adjunct Law Prof Blog
Alexis Neely Lawyer You Love
Alexis Martin Neely is the founder of the Family Wealth Planning Institute, which trains, coaches and strategizes with small-business owners. She is also the author of Wear Clean Underwear!: A Fast, Fun, Friendly and Essential Guide to Legal Planning for Busy Parents. She is based in Longmont, Colo. Alexis Martin Neely
Amazing Firms, Amazing Practices
Author Gerald Riskin of Edge International is a Canadian lawyer who provides marketing and management advice for law firms. He wrote The Successful Lawyer, published by the ABA. Gerry Riskin
Amicae Curiae
Melissa Castan is a senior lecturer and deputy director for the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law at Monash University Law School in Australia; and Jeannie Paterson is a senior lecturer at Melbourne Law School in Australia. Amicae Curiae
Rifkin Consulting
Diane Rifkin is an attorney and CEO of Rifkin Consulting, an attorney recruiting firm in Laguna Niguel, Calif. Rifkin Consulting
Associate's Mind
Keith Lee practices at the Hamer Law Group in Birmingham, Ala. Hamer Law Group, LLC
Attorney at Work
Among the contributors are Merrilyn Astin Tarlton, a law firm strategy consultant based in Golden, Colo.; Joan Feldman, editorial director at Feldcomm, a Chicago-based design communications firm in Chicago; Sally Schmidt, president of Schmidt Marketing in Edina, Minn.; Jared Correia, assistant director and Senior Law Practice Advisor at the Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program and author of Mass. LOMAP: Law Practice Advisor; Vivian Manning, IT Manager at Barriston Law in Barrie , Bracebridge and Cookstown, Ontario; Mark Bassingthwaighte is a risk manager with Attorney's Liability Protection Society, Inc. (ALPS); and Peggy E. Gruenke is owner of LegalBizSuccess, based in Cincinnati. Schmidt Marketing, Inc.
Blueprint JD
Melinda Hightower is an associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Washington, D.C., and the founder of Blueprint JD, Inc, a nonprofit organization committed to improving diversity in the legal profession. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Palo Alto, California United States
C|M|LAW Faculty Blog
Heidi Gorovitz Robertson is a professor and Associate Dean for Academic Enrichment at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University. Cleveland-Marshall College of Law / Cleveland State University
Coach's Corner Bar
Elizabeth Jolliffe is the founder of Ann Arbor, Mich.-based Your Benchmark Coach. Coach's Corner Bar
Cotterman on Compensation
Jim Cotterman is a principal with Altman Weil, Inc., based in Newtown Square, Pa. He is the lead author of ABA's Compensation Plans for Law Firms. He is a member of the board of editors of American Lawyer Media's newsletter Accounting and Financial Planning for Law Firms. Another Altman Weil principal, Charles A. "Biff" Maddock, authors Maddock on Marketing. Altman Weil, Inc.
CounseltoCounsel Blog
Stephen Seckler is president of Seckler Legal Coaching in Newton, Mass. Seckler Legal Coaching
Courtroom Divas
Sandra Giannone Ezell is managing partner of Bowman and Brooke's Richmond, Va., office.; Alana K. Bassin is a partner at Bowman and Brooke's Minneapolis office. Bowman and Brooke LLP
Doing Justice
Katherine C. Sheehan is a professor at Southwestern Law School. Southwestern Law School
Domestic Goddess, Esquire
Amy Schroeder Ireland is a solo practitioner in St. Paul, Minn. Schroeder Ireland, LLC
651-335-6158 Saint Paul, Minnesota United States
Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers
Alli Gerkman is the director of Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers, an initiative of the Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System at the University of Denver. University of Denver
Feminist Legal Theory
Lisa R. Pruitt is a professor at the University of California-Davis School of Law. UC Davis School of Law
Feminist Law Professors
Ann Bartow is a professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law; Bridget Crawford is a professor at Pace Law School. Pace University School of Law
Gerry Spence's Blog
Gerry Spence is a renowned trial lawyer, best-selling author, Trial Lawyers College founder, advocate, photographer and noted poet. Trial Lawyers College
Halo Secretarial Services
Laurie Mapp is a paralegal by training and owner of Halo Secretarial Services, which operates out of a home-based office in Alberta, Canada. Halo Secretarial Services
Hungry Hungry Lawyers
Dave Brown and Jon Cohen practice at Boston Microlaw in Boston. Boston MicroLaw, LLP.
Geoff Gussis is a former general counsel of an advertising and marketing services provider who is now a solo practitioner in New Brunswick, N.J. Geoffrey G. Gussis, LLC
732-898-0549 New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901 United States
Internet For Lawyers
Carole Levitt is the President and founder of Internet For Lawyers (IFL), an Internet research training company. Mark Rosch is the Vice-President of IFL. "Since 1999, Internet For Lawyers principals Carole Levitt, JD, MLS and Mark Rosch have provided law firms, corporations, and local and state Bar Associations around the country with professional and entertaining turn-key CLE programs." Rosch and Levitt are co-authors of three books helping lawyers use the Internet for practice-related research: Find Info Like a Pro Volume 1 (previously published as part of The Lawyer's Guide to Fact Finding on the Internet by the A.B.A's LPM section), Google for Lawyers (2010, ABA LPM Section), and The Cybersleuth's Guide to the Internet (published by IFL Press, 2010). Internet For Lawyers, Inc.
It's All About Who You Know ...
Angela Kopolovich is the Irvine, Calif.-based managing director of Alegna International, a boutique attorney recruiting firm. Alegna International
Jeff Geiger Counters
Jeff Geiger is an attorney with Sands Anderson in Virginia and an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Richmond. University of Richmond
The Velvet Hammer
Karen Koehler practices at Stritmatter Kessler Whelan Kessler Whelan Coluccio in Seattle. Stritmatter Kessler Whelan
Lag Liv
Lag Liv "practices corporate law at a big firm in Austin, Texas." Lag Liv
Cordell Parvin Blog
Cordell Parvin is a Dallas-based career coach for lawyers and managers of law firms. Cordell Parvin LLC
214--305-5322 Prosper, Texas 75078 United States
Law School Success Tips
Ian E. Scott is the founder of Scott Legal Services in New York City and the author of The Law School Lowdown: Secrets of Success from the Application Process to Landing the First Job. His firm is also behind Legal Services Incorporated. Scott Legal Services, P.C
212-223-2964 New York, New York 10013 United States
Jordan Furlong is a partner at global advisory firm Edge International and a senior consultant and principal of Stem Legal's legal media strategy service. He also contributes to Law Firm Web Strategy. Edge International
Ronda Muir is a law-practice-management consultant in Greenwich, Conn. She specializes in behavioral science. Law People Management, Inc.
Greenwich, Connecticut 6830
Andis Kaulins is the primary author.
Traben Trarbach Germany
Lawyer Satisfaction Blog
Ronald W. Fox is a legal career counselor based in Marblehead, Mass. Legal Career Counselor Ronald W. Fox, ESQ
781-639-2322 Marblehead Massachusetts
Lawyers in Search of Soul
Michael Ethridge is a partner with Carlock, Copeland & Stair in Charleston, South Carolina. Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
Lawyer's Life Blog
Daniel Roberts is a former practicing attorney who is now a professional lawyer coach based in Santa Rosa, Calif. COACHING FOR LAWYERS
707-502-2550 Oro Valley, Arizona 85737
Lawyers with Depression
Dan Lukasik practices at Cantor Lukasik Dolce Panepinto in Buffalo, N.Y. He is the creator of Bernhardi & Lukasik PLLC
West Seneca, New York 14224
She Thinks
Cynthia Rowland is a partner at Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass in San Francisco. Farella Braun + Martel LLP
415-954-4454 San Francisco, California 94104
Leave Law Behind
Casey Berman currently works with Schireson Associates, a technology focused market research and consulting firm based in North Fork, Calif.; and with his father at their boutique Investment Banking firm, Berman Capital, in San Francisco. Schireson Associates
212-257-5530 North Fork, California 93643
Legal Andrew
Andrew Flusche is a solo practitioner in Fredericksburg, Va. He also authors Andrew Flusche, Fredericksburg Lawyer. Legal Andrew
Legal Ease Blog
Allison C. Shields is president of Legal Ease Consulting Inc., based in East Setauket, N.Y., who also contributes to Lawyerist and contributes to Slaw. Legal Ease Consulting, Inc.
Legally Blind
Caleb Arring was recently admitted to practice law in California, and he specializes in litigation, estate planning, and tax law. The State Bar of California
415-355-4434 San Francisco, California 94102 United States
LSAT Blog: Ace the LSAT
Steve Schwartz is a professional LSAT tutor in New York City. Anonymous law student "Elle Woods" also contributes first-person posts.
Luis Villa
Luis Villa is an associate at Greenberg Traurig in East Palo Alto, Calif. Wikimedia Foundation
Mendelson's Musings
Jason Mendelson is co-founder and managing director of Foundry Group, a Boulder, Colo.-based venture capital firm that invests in early-stage information technology companies, and a managing director and general counsel at Mobius Venture Capital, also based in Boulder. Foundry Group
Louisiana Civil Appeals
Author Raymond P. Ward is an appellate lawyer with Adams and Reese in New Orleans. He also writes another blawg called The (New) Legal Writer and contributes to Appellate Law & Practice. Adams and Reese LLP
New Orleans, Louisiana United States
Jim Chen is the dean of the of the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville and also contributes to Ratio Juris, The Cardinal Lawyer and Jurisdynamics; and Jeffrey L. Harrison, a law professor at the University of Florida who also writes Class Bias in Higher Education.
Motherly Law
Anna is a "full-time work-at-home mom, stay-at-home mom" of two boys, the graduate of University of Oklahoma's law school and is a member of the Oklahoma bar. She is a contract attorney and a professional writer and blogger. Motherly Law
New Jersey Appellate Law
Bruce D. Greenberg is a partner with Lite DePalma Greenberg, LLC in Newark, N.J. He specializes in appellate litigation. Lite DePalma Greenberg, LLC
973-877-3820 Newark, New Jersey United States
Nobles Law Firm
Ethan C. Nobles practices law with the Nobles Law Firm in Benton, Ark. Nobles Law Firm
501)794-9742 Benton, Arkansas 72015 United States
Notorious R.B.G.
Shana Knizhnik is a law student at New York University. She accepts submissions for posts to her tumblr. New York University
  New York, New York United States
Open Minded
Robert J. Grey Jr. is the executive director of the Leadership Council for Legal Diversity and a partner with Hunton & Williams. He was the first African-American to be an officer in the American Bar Association, serving as chair of the ABA House of Delegates and later as president of the ABA. Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
Real Life Practice
Nora Riva Bergman is a practice adviser with Atticus in Mt. Dora, Fla. Real Life Practice
PASS: Practical Academic Support Services
Sara Berman serves as the assistant dean of academic support and bar support at Whittier Law School and concurrently as professor of law and assistant dean of bar support programs at Concord Law School. She is the author of Pass the Bar: A Practical Guide to Achieving Academic & Professional Goals and co-author (with UCLA law professor Paul Bergman) of The Criminal Law Handbook: Know Your Rights, Survive the System and Represent Yourself in Court: How to Prepare and Try a Winning Case. Whittier Law School
Patent Law Jobs by Patently-O
Dennis Crouch is a law professor and patent attorney at the University of Missouri Law School in Columbia. He also authors Patently-O. University of Missouri
Premier Leadership Coaching
Alexa Sherr Hartley is the president of Premier Leadership Coaching LLC. Premier Leadership Coaching LLC
561-542-8913 West Palm Beach, Florida 33405-5028 United States
Professional Responsibility Blog
Alberto Bernabe is a professor with The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. The John Marshall Law School
312-987-2390 Chicago, Illinois 60604 United States
Raising the Bar Blog
Robin Hensley is a business development coach and president of the consulting firm Raising the Bar in Atlanta. She is also the author of several books, including the recently published Raising the Bar: Legendary Rainmakers Share Their Business Development Secrets. Raising the Bar
Atlanta, Georgia 30309 United States
Reid My Blog!
Reid Trautz is the director of the American Immigration Lawyers Association practice and professionalism center. He is the co-author of The Busy Lawyer's Guide to Success: Essential Tips to Power Your Practice. American Immigration Lawyers Association practice and professionalism center
  Washington, District Of Columbia 20005 United States
Resumé Launchpad
Michael Sander is the founder of the company Resumé Launchpad. Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
New York City, New York 10004-1007 United States
Jay Pinkert is a principal with Shatterbox, an Austin, Texas-based marketing and communications consultancy that helps law firms generate leads and distinguish their brand through content-driven programs. principal
512-417-7026 Austin, Texas 78746 United States
From BigLaw to Freelance Law
Montage Legal Group is based in Irvine, Calif. Chelsea Beser is Montage Legal's lead attorney for New York; Amy Leinen Guldner is Montage Legal's general litigation lead attorney, and she is based in Corona, Calif.; Maureen Pettibone Ryan is a Montage Legal attorney based in San Francisco. Montage Legal Group
  Irvine, California 92623 United States
Spilled Milk
Law Momma is a lawyer in Savannah, Ga. "I'm a full time lawyer, a full time mom, a part time crazy lady, and a semi-superhero."
Summary Judgment
Marshall R. Isaacs is a solo practitioner in New York City. Marshall R. Isaacs, Attorney At Law
212-732-1909 New York City, New York 2220 United States
Tax Grotto
Chris Bale manages global job board and as well as Tax Grotto. Tax Grotto
The 6Ps of the BIG 3
Amanda C. Ellis is a legal recruiter based in Dallas who self-published the book The 6Ps of the BIG 3™ for Job-Seeking JDs. She also publishes the Something Different monthly newsletter.
The Careerist
Vivia Chen is a senior reporter at the American Lawyer.
The Creative Lawyer
Michael Melcher, a New York-based career coach, is the author of The Creative Lawyer: A Practical Guide to Authentic Professional Satisfaction. He is currently a partner at Next Step Partners, a leadership development and executive coaching firm with offices in New York and San Francisco. Next Step Partners
  New York City, New York United States
The Gavel: From the MSBA Young Lawyers Section
The Gavel is the official blog of the Young Lawyer's Section of the Maryland State Bar Association. Dolores Dorsainvil is the main contributor, although others post as well. Dorsainvil is a Senior Staff Attorney for the D.C. Office of Bar Counsel and an adjunct professor at American University's Washington College of Law. Dolores Dorsainvil
  Washington, District Of Columbia 20001 United States
The Girl's Guide to Law School
Alison Monahan is the founder of this blog, and co-founder of Bar Exam Toolbox, Law School Toolbox and Trebuchet. She is based in San Francisco. The Girl's Guide to Law School
The ICC Law Blawg
Michelle Weghorst is the paralegal program director, and Tom Higgins is a professor of paralegal/criminal Justice at Illinois Central College in East Peoria, Ill. criminal Justice at Illinois Central College
The In-House Advisor
Shepard Davidson is a partner in and Co-Chair of the Business Litigation Department of Burns & Levinson, a Boston-based law firm focusing on business representation, and Renee Inomata is a Partner in and Chair of the Labor, Employment & Employee Benefits practice. Burns & Levinson LLP
Boston, Massachusetts 2110 United States
The Legal Watercooler
Heather Milligan is director of marketing at at Barger & Wolen in Los Angeles. Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP
Los Angeles, California 90067 United States
The [Non]billable Hour
Matt Homann is is the creator of St. Louis-based LexThink, which promotes innovative legal management concepts. He is also executive director of COCAbiz in St. Louis, which will "combine business-focused, arts-based instruction and theory with creative facilitation to help businesses, organizations and those who work for them to think better together as they solve their toughest challenges." LexThink LLC
The Nutmeg Lawyer
Adrian Baron practices at Podorowsky Thompson & Baron in New Britain, Conn. Podorowsky, Thompson & Baron
New Britain, Connecticut 6053 United States
The People's Therapist
Will Meyerhofer, JD, LMSW, is a psychotherapist in private practice in New York City whose posts are excerpted at Above the Law. He holds degrees from Harvard, New York University School of Law and The Hunter College School of Social Work. Meyerhofer is a licensed and registered master of social work in New York state. His private practice website is A Quiet Room, and he is the author of Life is a Brief Opportunity for Joy. A Quiet Room
  New York City, New York 10007-2217 United States
Stop Asking Where I'm From
Huma Rashid practices at the Law Offices of Raymond G. Wigell in Olympia Fields, Ill. The Law Offices of Raymond G. Wigell, Ltd
The Red Velvet Lawyer
Paula Marie Young is a professor at Appalachian School of Law. Appalachian School of Law
276-935-4349 Grundy, Virginia 24614 United States
The Estrin Report
Chere Estrin is chief executive officer of Estrin LegalEd, a Los Angeles continuing legal education organization. THE ORGANIZATION OF LEGAL PROFESSIONALS
  Palm Desert, California 92260-2723 United States
Tips for Lawyers
Chris Hargreaves is a senior associate at McInnes Wilson in Brisbane, Australia. He is also the author of Look Before you Leap: A Guide for Aspiring Lawyers, a self-published ebook, and hosts an occasional podcast. McInnes Wilson
07-3014-6584 Brisbane, Queensland 4000 Australia
Tips for Young Lawyers
Frank Ramos is a partner at Clarke Silverglate in Miami, where he practices in the areas of products liability, employment, commercial litigation, medical malpractice, class actions and general liability. He is the author of From Law School to Litigator, and has edited two trial manuals: The Defense Speaks and Trial Tactics Defense Litigation Manual. He is currently writing a book for the ABA titled Trying Every Case. Clarke Silverglate, P.A.
Miami, Florida 33131 United States
What About Clients?
Dan Hull is a partner at Hull McGuire in San Diego, where he is a litigator and lobbyist. He is a member of the California, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C., bars. He's "interested in U.S politics (including raising money for candidates for national office), the workings of the new European Parliament, the histories of England and France, Parker Posey, Annabeth Gish, travel, running, airports which make sense and a young lady who lives in Los Angeles." Hull McGuire PC
San Diego, California 92101 United States
Mark Draughn is a software developer who lives on the northwest side of Chicago. Thomson Reuters
773-725-6027 Chicago, Illinois United States
Women Criminal Defense Attorneys
Susan Bozorgi practices at Marrero Bozorgi in Miami. Marrero Bozorgi PL
305-577-9711 Miami, Florida 33131 United States
Young Lawyers Blog
Waller Landsen Dortch & Davis lawyers contribute to this blog. Eileen Burkhalter Smith is a partner, and James Bowden, Robert Chapski and Bethany Kolenic are associates in Nashville, Tenn.; Jonathan Brophy is an associate in Los Angeles; and Brian Malcom is an associate in Birmingham, Ala. Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP
Nashville, Tennessee 37219 United States
Bar Exam Stats
James Mullen is an attorney and senior analyst at Profit Recovery Partners LLC in California. Profit Recovery Partners, LLC
Bar Exam Superhero
Joanne Wilson is a bar exam tutor at WyzAnt Tutoring in Orlando, Fla. Bar Exam Superhero
Bar Exam Toolbox
Lee Burgess, Esq. is the founder of Amicus Tutoring, which tutors students for the California Bar Exam and co-founder of this blog and Law School Toolbox with Alison Monahan, the founder of The Girl's Guide to Law School. Burgess and Monahan are based in San Francisco. Bar Exam Toolbox
Bloomberg BNA -- Labor
Authors are editors and reporters for Bloomberg BNA. The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc.
CC Connects
Cheryl Carpenter is on sabbatical from Carpenter Law in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Carpenter Law
Kat Griffin is the founder, publisher, and editor-in-chief of Corporette. When she started the blog, she was a New York City-based associate at Cahill Gordon & Reindel. Corporette
Daisy, JD (Just Daisy)
"Daisy" is "an attorney married to an attorney, which means my house is full of boring books and equally boring discussions." She is based in Chicago. Daisy, Just Daisy
Darling Hill
Julie Tower-Pierce is a lawyer and author of Staying at Home, Staying in the Law: A Guide to Remaining Active While Pursuing Your Dreams. She also authors The Published Lawyer. Staying in the Law
Geoffrey Fieger is a partner at Fieger, Fieger, Kenney, Johnson & Giroux in Southfield, Mich. The firm has defended murder charges against Dr. Jack Kevorian as well as Nathaniel Abraham, who at age 11 was the youngest child ever to be tried for murder in the U.S. as an adult, as well as other high-profile personal injury cases. Fieger Law
Law Careers: Legal Careers and Career Trends
Richard L. Hermann is the author of Managing Your Legal Career (ABA Publications, 2010) and the forthcoming Landing a Federal Legal Job (ABA Publications, 2011), as well as more than 20 other legal career books. He founded (now the property of Thomson Reuters) and Law Student Jobs Online. He teaches the country's only full semester Legal Career Management course for the Concord Law School of Kaplan University. Kaplan Higher Education LLC
Happy Go Legal
Chelsea Callanan, who practices with Murray, Plumb & Murray in Maine, and her husband Zeke Callanan, a lawyer who is focusing on professional career coaching, contribute to the blog.

Hildebrandt Institute
The Hildebrandt Institute is a business of law research and executive education division of Thomson Reuters. Emily Fisher is a research and strategic intelligence analyst at the Hildebrandt Institute; Marianne Purzycki is a senior research analyst there; and Lisa Rohrer is its director of research. Guest authors also occasionally contribute. Thomson Reuters
Renee Dopplick is a recent graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. Inside Justice
JD Careers Out There
Marc Luber is the founder of the Los Angeles-based JD Careers Out There and Careers Out There. JD Careers Out There
  Los Angeles, California United States
JD Job Coach
Titilayo Tinubu, a lawyer, is founder and editor of JD Job Coach and author of the self-published ebook The Go-Getter's Manifesto. Titilayo Tinubu Ali
JD Nation
Annie Little is a former attorney, trained life coach and founder of the JD Nation blog. She lives in Pennsylvania. JD Nation
John Flood's Random Academic Thoughts (RATs)
John Flood is a professor of law and sociology at the University of Westminster and a visiting professor at the University of Miami School of Law. University of Miami School of Law
Law and Life on the Gnat Line
Larry Walker practices at Walker Hulbert Gray & Moore in Perry, Ga. Walker, Hulbert, Gray & Moore, LLP
Perry, Georgia 31069 United States
Law Is Cool
Adrian Di Lullo and Gerard Kennedy are law students at Queen's University this year; Thomas Wisdom is a law student at Osgoode Hall; Daniel Simard is in the joint LLB and Masters of Environmental Studies at Osgoode Hall and York University; Gail Geronimo is a law student at the University of Ottawa; Jacob Kaufman, Navjot Dhaliwal and Ken Saddington are law students at the University of Western Ontario; Kashif Ahmed and Vimal Baid are law students at the University of Saskatchewan; Marie Winfield is a law student at the McGill University in Montreal; Rob Evans is in the LLB/JD joint program at the University of Windsor and University of Detroit Mercy. Queen's University
  Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6 Canada
Jane H. Allen is the president and founder of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Counsel on Call; Chicago-based Katherine A. Erwin is Counsel on Call's director of candidate development; Dennis McKinnie directs the Atlanta and Charlotte, N.C., offices of Counsel on Call; Candice L. Reed directs the Brentwood, Tenn., office of Counsel on Call; Brentwood, Tenn.-based Richard H. Stout is the director of Counsel on Call's litigation support division. COUNSEL ON CALL HOLDINGS, LLC

615-467-2388 Brentwood, Tennessee 37027 United States
Sam Glover is the vice president of communications for Minneapolis-based Estate Map, co-author of Estate Dispatch and author of the blog Caveat Emptor. Aaron Street is Lawyerist's publisher and the advisory board chair of the Institute for Law and Politics at the University of Minnesota. Contributors include Karin Conroy, senior project director at Shoestring Creative Group and an independent marketing and creative development consultant; Randall Ryder practices at the Glover Law Firm in Minneapolis; Allison C. Shields is president of Legal Ease Consulting Inc., based in East Setauket, N.Y. and also authors Legal Ease Blog and contributes to Slaw; and Jason P. Steed is an appellate attorney at Bell Nunnally & Martin in Dallas.

612-424-2210 Minneapolis, Minnesota United States
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education
Tim Baran is principal and founder of uMCLE-Uniform Mandatory Continuing Legal Education-and is a former director of library services at a large law firm in New York City.

Marketing Strategy and the Law
Adrian Dayton is a public relations consultant based in Amherst, N.Y., and a member of the board of directors at the Buffalo Urban Outdoor Education Foundation. Marketing Stratagy And The Law
Mootus Blog
Adam Ziegler is the co-founder of Boston-based Mootus Inc., "a platform for open, online legal argument." Sammy Nablusi is a legal marketing professional at Mootus. MOOTUS
Never Been Lived Before
"Juliet" is a BigLaw associate in a "pretty big city." Never Been Lived Before
Patrick J. McKenna
Patrick McKenna is co-chairman at the managing partner Leadership Advisory Board and a principal at the McKenna Associates Inc. consultancy based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. McKenna Associates Inc.
780-428-1052 Edmonton, Alberta T5W 3Y8 Canada
Practical Paralegalism
Lynne J. DeVenny is a paralegal at Elliot Pishko Morgan in Winston-Salem, N.C. She also co-hosts The Paralegal Voice monthly podcast at Legal Talk Network with Vicki Voisin, who authors The Paralegal Mentor. Practical Paralegalism
Go LLM Admissions Consultants
GoLLM Admissions Consultants is a London-based consultancy service that helps clients choose and apply for LLM programs. GoLLM Admissions Consultants
020-8133-7910 London, EC1V 4PW United Kingdom
Path of the Legal Ninja
Anonymous author is a junior associate at a big firm in New York.
Randy Winn is an attorney in Mercer Island, Wash.

7 Questions The Law Series
Matthew Crouch is a lawyer practicing in Denver.

Franklin Graves
Franklin Graves is a recent graduate of Belmont University College of Law in Nashville, Tennessee.

Bar Exam Doctor's Blog
Bar Exam Doctor is headquartered in Tarzana, Calif.

Law Student Ally is a law student coaching company in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Micah Schwalb is corporate counsel at Viaero Wireless in Denver.

But I Did Everything Right!
"Angel" and "HardKnocks."

But I Do Have a Law Degree
Shannon Frankel worked at Skadden and Dickstein Shapiro before leaving it all to become a stay-at-home mom.

"Newly minted J.D., mommy, wife, redhead, loud car-singer, chocoholic." She also contributes to Wish I Would Have Known.

Confessions of a Laid-Off Lawyer
This anonymous laid-off, former associate describes himself as a "Male, 33 years-old/ White/ Gay/ Adopted/Gemini/Lawyer/ raised Byzantine Catholic/ Penn State alum/ Howard alum."

Esq. Never
"I'm a 2nd-tier toilet ... er, law school graduate who has realized that the law isn't for me. I'll be sharing my quest to find a successful career in another field while also trying to expose the law school scam."

Every Six Minutes
"everysixminutes" is a a former associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett.

Forward Movement
Posting rotates every four weeks when a new group of attorneys (and sometimes MBAs) begin a guest blogging. All guest bloggers are recent graduates and young professionals.

Generation J.D.
This is a blog of the Daily Record, which also hosts On the Record. Authors are "attorneys from across the state of Maryland (and D.C.), and they're rising stars in the legal profession." Jason P. Beaulieu and Ryan S. Perlin practice at Anderson, Coe & King in Baltimore; John J. Cord practices at Miller & Zois in Glen Burnie, Md., is on the Board of Governors of the Maryland Association for Justice and also authors Drug Recall Lawyer Blog; Lila Shapiro-Cyr is a partner at Ballard Spahr in Baltimore; Robert Erdman practices at Webb & Blitz in Lutherville, Md.; Keith Forman practices at Wais & Vogelstein in Baltimore; Michael Siri practices at Bowie & Jensen in Baltimore; Allie M. Wright practices at Carr Maloney in Washington, D.C.

GGU School of Law: Law Career Services
The Law Career Services Center at Golden Gate University School of Law.

Greedy Associates
Gabriella Khorasanee, William Peacock and Brett Snider are bloggers at FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business. Peacock also contributes to Technologist.

Have Gavel Will Travel
James F. Cox is a private judge in Santa Clara County, Calif. He has practiced family law since 1984.

Hiring Partner's Office
The anonymous blogger claims to be a "hiring partner" at an Am Law 200 law firm.

I Need the Work
"I Need the Work" is "a 27-year-old white woman living in Michigan. I graduated from Skidmore College in 2003 with a B.A. in Government and Women's Studies. I graduated from The John Marshall Law School in 2008. I passed the Illinois bar exam and I am registered as an Illinois attorney, although I do not currently practice law. I have worked in student services for a small liberal arts college, as a research associate for LexisNexis, as a law clerk for the Illinois Attorney General's Office and have held countless positions in retail and food service."

InHouse Insider
Vanessa Vidal is president and Leslie White is a recruiter at Esq. Recruiting, which has offices in Atlanta, New York City and Los Angeles.

JD Moms
"We are Jean, Karen, and Mandi-the JD Moms: three lawyer moms with seven kids under the age of 5."

JDs Rising
This is a blog of Minnesota Lawyer, which also hosts Minnesota Lawyer Blog. Britt Ackerman practices at Hvistendahl, Moersch, Dorsey & Hahn in Northfield, Minn.; Nicole Battles is the membership outreach manager at the Minnesota State Bar Association; Jason Brown practices at the Brown Law Offices in Champlin, Minn.; Brett Clark practices at Lommen, Abdo, Cole, King & Stageberg in Minneapolis; Heather Diersen is an in-house litigator for State Auto Insurance Cos.; Kelly Francis is the prevailing wage specialist at Hennepin County Attorney's Office, co-chairs the Public Policy Advocacy Committee for Minnesota Women Lawyers and serves on the board of directors for the Coalition for Impartial Justice; Monica Geyen is an associate at Zelle Hofmann Voelbel & Mason in Minneapolis; Elliot Ginsburg is Independent contractor / law clerk at W. Michael Garner Law Offices in Minneapolis; MIchael Goodwin is a 2009 law school graduate; Blake Iverson practices at Friedman Iverson in Minneapolis; Christopher Keyser is a solo practitioner in Minneapolis; Dan Koewler practices at the Ramsay Law Firm in Roseville, Minn.; Eric Rice is a solo practitioner in St. Paul, Minn.; Francis Rojas practices at Miller O'Brien Cummins in Minneapolis; Ron Walters is a 2010 law school graduate; Leah Weaver practices at Reiter & Schiller in St. Paul, Minn.

Juris Epicurus
"Juris Epicurus" is a "food writer, private chef, adventurer" and law student in Los Angeles.

Just Enrichment
Dustin Cho is a summer law intern at the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Legal Counsel; some of Andrew Moshirnia's posts are also cross-posted at Citizen Media Law Project; Dave Denton, Jaime Egan, Hank Greenberg, Jason Harrow, Marianna Jackson, Michael Kenneally, Amanda Rice, Mark Savignac and Jay Schweikert also contribute. Most contributors are recent graduates of Harvard Law School.

Attorney Work Product
"Proto Attorney" is a "29-year-old (dare you to say otherwise) graduate of a mediocre law school, stumbling through my legal career in the Bluegrass."

KU Law Blog
Contributors include Nate Behncke, Alyssa Boone, Anthony Michael Knipp, Jessica Lewicki, Whitney Novak and Mindie Paget.

Ladies & the Law
There is no information or about page identifying the author(s).

Legally Mom
Catherine D. Battista is a solo practitioner in Elgin, Ill.

Law School Disrupt
Briana Cummings works at a two-woman private public interest law practice in San Francisco.

Law School Mom
Hope Wood is a law student at Drake University and the author of Law School Mom, a self-published e-book.

Law Shucks
"lawshucks" spent seven years in BigLaw, but he has been in-house at a financial services company in recent years.

Law Vibe
The blog is collaborative, using guest content. If bloggers become regular site authors, they can eventually share in any ad revenue generated.

Founded by five Indian law students, the blog is written by many contributors.

Catholic Lawyer Mama,' the author's pseudonym, is a mother of three and a lawyer at a large firm. She claims her anonymity is to protect the law firm's image and allows her to be honest on the blog.

LawMapping for Success
LawMapping is produced by Upward Action, a coaching and consulting boutique in the greater New York City area for entrepreneurial women and lawyers.

Lawyer Up!
The former head of marketing for two AmLaw 200 law firms, Eric Dewey is a principal in the law firm consulting practice of Renova Management Group in Louisville, Ky.

Lawyers in Transition
Members of the New York State Bar Association's Special Committee on Lawyers in Transition.

Legal Careers
Sally Kane is an attorney and is editor-in-chief of Paralegal Today, an international magazine covering the paralegal profession, and editor for Litigation Support Today, an international magazine serving the litigation support profession.

Legal Careers Blog
Advance Legal is an online legal job database. Its coporate headquarters are in Norwood, Mass.

Legal Nomads
Jodi Ettenberg worked as a corporate lawyer for five years before quitting to travel the world.

Legal Productivity
Larry Port is CEO and Tim Baran is community manager at Rocket Matter Inc., a technology company based in Boca Raton, Fla. The company is also behind the Rocket Matter blog.

Legal Project Management
Paul C. Easton is managing director of legal process outsourcer Global Colleague's Asian operations and is based in Taichung, Taiwan.

Authors are Meghna Agarwal, a student at the National Law Institute University, India, and Wazhma Frogh, a Chevening Scholar, MA/LLM, International Development Law and Human Rights from Warwick University, UK.

Adam Gropper is a legislation counsel on the staff of the nonpartisan congressional Joint Committee on Taxation and the author of Making Partner.

Leopard Hot Spot and Law Blog
Katy Montgomery is managing director of the Washington, D.C., office of Major, Lindsey & Africa and Beverly Aarons is a staff writer at New York City-based Leopard Solutions.

Life at the Bar
Julie Fleming-Brown is of counsel with Keegan Federal & Associates in Atlanta and founder of Life at the Bar Coaching. She is also editor-in-chief of The SciTech Lawyer, a quarterly magazine published by the American Bar Association's Section of Science and Technology Law.

LLM Insider
"Former LLM students."

Magic Cookie
"CM" is a woman in her early 30s "starting a second career as a lawyer after recovering from my past life as a software engineer." She is a big-firm associate in Boston.

Mark Gordon
Mark Gordon is dean of the law school at The University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.

Mommy Madness
Melissa Kowalewski is a public defender in Merrimack, N.H.

Ms. JD is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the success of women in law school and the legal profession.

My So-Called Legal Life
"Just a recent law school grad trying to make sense of what's next."

News for the Mormon Legal Community
Clint Dunaway is a student at the University of Dayton School of Law.

Washington State Bar Association members and members of the Washington legal community contribute most content. Additional content is provided by WSBA staff.

On Being a Black Lawyer
Yolanda Young is a lawyer and freelance journalist. She is also the author of the memoir On Our Way To Beautiful and a contributor to Shaking the Tree.

On the Record
Lexi Hamilton is a 2012 law school graduate based in Tampa, Fla.

ParalegalGateway's Weblog
Jeannie Johnston, aka "ParaGate" is Director of Recruiting, Paralegal Placement for Hudson Legal. She also created, billed as the only paralegal portal on the Web.

Peanut Butter Burrito
"Andrea" is "a fellow at a immigration nonprofit in Boston representing people in detention."

Joanne Bamberger is a recovering attorney, adoptive mother, a writer and political/social media analyst in the D.C. metro area. She also contributes to Politics Daily writes the political blog Speaker of the House at The Stir, and is an original member of the political blog MOMocrats. She is the author of the book Mothers of Intention: How Women and Social Media are Revolutionizing Politics in America. PunditMom
Rip Van Legal
V. Van Johnson III practices at Denner Pellegrino in Springfield, Mass. Raipher D. Pellegrino Associates

Springfield, Massachusetts 1103 United States
Rock the Boat
Piper Hoffman is a a writer and attorney based in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Shelley's Case
"A certain rambunctious law graduate who formerly attended an unnamed law school at an undisclosed location."

Simmons Perrine
Simmons Perrine has offices in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Rick Georges is a solo practitioner in St. Petersburg, Fla. He also authors FutureLawyer.

Stein McEwen Blawg
Authors are employees of Stein McEwen, LLP, an intellectual property firm in New York and Washington, D.C.

Surviving Law School as a Single Mom
"jennyt8675309" is a law student.

Tales of the Fourth-Tier Nothing

Tex Parte Blog
This blawg is written by the Texas Lawyer editorial staff. Texas Lawyer is also behind Work Matters.

The Am Law Daily
Aric Press is editor-in-chief of American Lawyer Media; staff reporters Brian Baxter, Tom Huddleston Jr., Ed Shanahan, Ross Todd and Sara Randazzo also contribute.

The Bar Exam Project

The Esquirette
"The Esquirette" is a third-year law student in Philadelphia who says she will be clerking for a federal judge upon graduation.

The Hildebrandt Blog
Silvia L. Coulter is a consultant at Hildebrandt Baker Robbins in Manchester, Mass.; Jonathan S. Kuo, Michael D. Short and Lisa R. Smith are Hildebrandt consultants based in Washington, D.C.; Lisa H. Rohrer is Hildebrandt's director of research and based in Washington, D.C. Hildebrandt Baker Robbins
The Intelligent Challenge
Mark Smith is senior vice president, legal services at WNS business process outsourcing services and owner / consultant at Intelligent Challenge. He is based in the United Kingdom.

The "Ivy" Files
A former corporate practitioner, admissions officer and counselor, Anna Ivey is an admission and career consultant. She writes the "Ask Anna" advice column on and is author of "The Ivey Guide to Law School Admissions."

The Jobless Juris Doctor
"JJD" says s/he graduated from law school in 2009.

The Jobless Lawyer
The author is an attorney licensed in New York who lost his job on March 1, 2009.

the last refuge of the persecuted crack smoker
"nicolle" is from Chicago and Washington University Law's class of 2008. She also contributes to Wish I Would Have Known.

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The Legal Pioneer
Amy Wan is an international trade specialist at the U.S. Department of Commerce. She is also founder of the Los Angeles Legal Innovation/Legal Hacking Meetup and of "Law Tech Ladies," is a Google Group for women in law startups.

The Mommy Blawg
The Mommy Blawger is a female lawyer in Dallas. She also writes The Baby Blawg and The Book Blawg.

The Paralegal Mentor
Vicki Voisin is a paralegal at Running, Wise & Ford in Charlevoix, Mich. She also publishes the bi-weekly e-zine Strategies for Paralegals Seeking Excellence and co-hosts The Paralegal Voice, a monthly Legal Talk Network podcast with Lynne DeVenny, who authors Practical Paralegalism.

The Posse List
The Posse List was founded by Washington, D.C.-based lawyer Greg Bufithis.

The PSLawNet Blog
Steve Grumm is NALP's director of public service initiatives. PSLawNet is an online resource connecting public interest law job-seekers with their ideal opportunities in the public interest arena, in government, at law schools and around the globe.

The Rainmaker Lawyer Blog
Dave Lorenzo is a consultant focusing on law firm marketing, marketing for individual lawyers, legal marketing strategy and law firm marketing plan development.

The Rural Bus Route
"Jay" is an attorney in Dickinson, N.D.

The Student Appeal
Authors are students and lawyers who submit articles and opinion pieces from around the globe.

The Super Lawyers Blog
Ross Pfund Jr. is an editor at Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters lawyer-rating service.
The Young Texas Lawyer
The Young Texas Lawyer was founded by Dallas attorney Robert Abtahi. To inquire about being an author on the site please send an e-mail to the site administrator.

Thelen the Pain
Thomas MacEntee is a legal technology consultant based in Chicago who was an application analyst and automation systems trainer at Heller Ehrman before its dissolution. He also authors Heller Highwater.

Think and Question Big Law
Kalia, who has not shared her last name, is a former lawyer who is now a stay-at-home mother after 15 years at an international law firm.

think like a woman ... act like a man
"So Says Anastasia" is "a newly minted attorney working at a large corporation, wearing sharp outfits with clickety-clack heels and on my way to becoming a productive and well-behaved member of society. My mother's thrilled. I'm in therapy."

Threshold Advisors
Authors are members of Threshold Advisors, a consulting agency that works with legal firms.

Tipping the Scales
Nathan Allen is a staff writer at C-Change Media, which is based in Corte Madera, California.
Today and Tomorrow
Kate Sherwood is a single mother beginning law school full time Fall 2011.

Touro Law Center Career Services Office
The blog is maintained by the Touro Career Center staff in Central Islip, N.Y.

Vault's Law Blog: Legal Careers and Industry News
Mary Kate Sheridan is Vault's law editor.
Scott T. Schmidt is a 2011 law school graduate based in Tallahassee, Fla.

"PT-LawMom" is a "part-time evening law student working full-time and raising a preschooler."

RealPractice Blog
Authors are employees of RealPractice, a consulting firm in Santa Ana, Calif.


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