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6 Examples of Twitter Profile Disclaimers

As a B2B company starting out on Twitter, one of the things that’ll likely come up in planning meetings is the legal disclaimer that typically accompanies any written output. It’s an understandable question, so as financial, legal and other professional services are now stepping out on Twitter, it’s worth having a look at what the…
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How and why Lawyers use Twitter

This time last week the Corporate Counsel Forum Europe hastag #ccfe filled my screen. Tim Bratton, General Counsel of the Financial Times, was giving a talk about social media for lawyers and was tweeting live while on stage. Thanks to Twitter I felt like I was there… As the event kicked off it seemed that Tim,…
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Lex2011tweetup: All the leading tweeting lawyers in a bar. How could it not be fun?

I don’t have a voice this morning and memories are hazy, but this is what I do remember… Matching faces to avatars When I first started work, networking events were about putting faces to the voices that I’d heard on the telephone. Last night was about putting voices to avatars. With social media for lawyers…
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Looking back on 2010

At this time of year it’s traditional to look back, so we thought we’d share our most popular content from the past year, just in case you missed it. The Best Law Firm Website is… – We name the best law firm websites and explain what makes them stand out from the crowd. Top 100…
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The Best Law Firm Website is…

Did you take a look at the Top 100 Law Firm Websites? What did you think? Did any stand out to you as class-leadings sites? For me there was one that did… and I’ll tell you which one in a moment… But first, those that have it wrong, the honourable mentions, and why. So you…
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Top 100 Law Firm Websites In Pictures

When Craig Holt of Quality Solicitors was recently quoted saying all Law Firm websites were the same, we thought we would put his thesis to the test. We decided to take a look at the websites of the Top 100 UK law firms and see who stood out from the crowd.  So here they are……
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Referral Opportunities Between Solicitors, IFAs and Accountants

JP Morgan has published a briefing paper on opportunities for closer links between Solicitors, IFAs and Accountants in a post-ABS world.  There’s a whole bunch of stats and charts like this one, a few nice marketing and cross-selling tips and some interesting findings on Solicitors’ attitudes to ABS-based multi-disciplinary practices. You can download the full…
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Legal Opportunities #3: Go Where Your Clients Are

I have been thinking again again about what Shoosmiths were doing with their marketing effort at our local town fete, and what it had in common with the will writers marketing approach that I blogged about last week.  The key thing for me is that they both went where their clients were. And it got…
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Shoosmiths AccessLegal – A brave new world of law firm marketing

Marketing. Most law firms would admit they are not very good at it. But might that be about to change? Here’s a stand from our local town fete this weekend. Shoosmiths were there promoting their new Access Legal brand. What was interesting that there was no selling going on. They were simply there collecting names…
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Web Favourites Feb 22 2010

This post is part of a weekly/bi-weekly roundup of things that I read and found interesting. There won’t be a lot of comment from me, but hopefully you will find the links useful. Enjoy! Interesting stuff I came across this week: The Business Case for Giving Away Your Best Work for FREE! – 10 reasons…
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