Bob Ambrogi’s Tips for Legal Bloggers

Bob Ambrogi, preeminent legal journalist extraordinaire (his official title, I believe), has some journalistic writing advice to share. His inspiration: reading hundreds of legal blog posts for the LexBlog Excellence Awards. When Bob Ambrogi gives writing advice, I listen. Here are a few highlights from his post (but definitely read the whole thing). Write a … Continue reading Bob Ambrogi’s Tips for Legal Bloggers

Lawyer Books Can Be More Than a Dictated Consultation

I believe lawyers can reach more people, expand access to justice, and improve their practices by publishing books.Of course, lawyers have been publishing books to market themselves for a long time. I have an example on my shelf: Your Life, Your Legacy: The Fundamentals of Effective Estate Planning. It looks like it was designed by … Continue reading Lawyer Books Can Be More Than a Dictated Consultation

Podcast Episode 4—You Need a Platform, with Keith Lee

Today I am publishing my latest conversation with a lawyer about legal writing, editing, and publishing. This time it's Keith Lee, who graciously took time to talk to me about his experience blogging, how it led to a book deal with ABA Publishing for The Marble and the Sculptor, and how he's thinking of writing another … Continue reading Podcast Episode 4—You Need a Platform, with Keith Lee