ABA Antitrust Update 2019
May 15, 2019
The ABA Section of Antitrust Law recently recorded a series of podcasts covering the latest developments in competition and consumer protection law. This 12-part installment features some of the specialty’s biggest names discussing the most pressing issues in this practice area today. Among the many topics covered are the following: 67th Antitrust Law Spring Meeting...
What Evan Thomas Taught Me . . . By Way of Sandra Day O’Connor
May 10, 2019
By Rocky Dhir Host of the State Bar of Texas Podcast and President & CEO of Atlas Legal Research, LP As a vegetarian, salmon mousse shouldn’t intrigue me, but it does now. I even Googled images of what it looks like, having never eaten it myself. My newfound interest in salmon mousse places me in...
‘Proven Innocent’ & Our Co-Productions with FOX TV
Mar 18, 2019
We just completed a co-produced three part series of podcasts with FOX TV and our media partner Above The Law. Each of these episodes orbits around FOX TV’s new show titled ‘Proven Innocent’. Set in Chicago, the production follows main character Madeline Scott (played by Rachelle Lefevre), an exonerated-murderer turned innocence lawyer who helps others wrongfully incarcerated for...
ABA TECHSHOW 2019 – The Long Play
Mar 8, 2019
When most of us think about technology, we tend to fixate on our magical products today or dream about the wonders of tomorrow. So often we forget the development steps along the way or how we got things done in the past. Seriously… how did we ever find cheap five-star cuisine two blocks from our...
Global Legal Hackathon 2019
Feb 27, 2019
The Global Legal Hackathon, now in its second year, just completed the first round of its latest competition. Over the course of last week and through the weekend, 6,000 participants from around the world in 46 cities across 24 countries engaged in a focused “sprint” to create new products and services for the legal profession....
Feb 9, 2019
It’s been several years but we finally returned to Legalweek to check out the new format of the conference formerly known as Legaltech. In addition to subdividing what had been one conference into five, Legalweek has gone through a lot of changes to appeal to a wider interest within the big firm space. Among the...
Feb 7, 2019
We recently attended the Inspire.Legal conference at New York Law School in New York City. Billed as a crowdsourced problem-solving gathering of lawyers, clients, and technologists, this meeting-of-the-minds was founded by our good friend Christian Lang. Christian is the Head of Strategy at Reynen Court LLC as well as the author of the Blacklines &...
ABA Midyear Meeting 2019
Feb 5, 2019
Recently the American Bar Association held its 2019 Midyear Meeting at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. The trappings and energy of the venue were spectacular with the lights, noise, and hustle on the strip, making it a distracting but fun place to catch up with colleagues. Per the usual, there was a lot more...
Matters Podcast Launches
Jan 10, 2019
On January 10th 2019, Clio launched their ‘Matters’ podcast in conjunction with Legal Talk Network. Aptly named, this new show focuses on key topics that matter to practicing attorneys. Hosted by Teresa Matich, Derek Bolen, and Andrew Booth, this new show uses a narrative tone to navigate through a masterfully selected series of interview and...
California Lawyers Association Showcases Itself at First Annual Meeting
Oct 25, 2018
The enthusiasm generated by the launch of the California Lawyers Association was on full display at the group’s first convention-style meeting in San Diego Sept. 14-15. Around 600 lawyers attended the event featuring a broad array of continuing education programming, keynote speakers, awards ceremonies and networking opportunities. A joint-swearing in ceremony for the boards of...
Oklahoma Access to Justice Summit
Oct 18, 2018
On October 11th 2018, the Oklahoma Access to Justice Summit was held at the Oklahoma Bar Association in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Supported and hosted by civic-minded attorneys across the country, this event was designed to raise awareness and address for the “justice gap” defined by the Legal Services Corporation as the difference between the civil...
Clio Cloud Conference 2018: Changing the Legal Profession for Good
Oct 9, 2018
At this year's conference, we covered everything from building a modern practice to integrating with Clio's platform. Check it out!
Coverage from the Summit on Legal Innovation and Disruption
Sep 24, 2018
The Summit on Legal Innovation and Disruption (SOLID) looked at the future of legal services from a practical perspective. We covered the conference with some great legal innovation interviews.
ABA Section of Antitrust Law’s Series 6
Sep 10, 2018
We recently caught up with our friends at the ABA Section of Antitrust Law for a 6 part series of podcasts featuring 24 participants talking about antitrust’s role in sports, food, international regulations, price fixing, and cartels. These fireside conversations were light, fun, and very educational. Whether you’re a seasoned antitrust practitioner or someone looking to...
ABA Annual Meeting 2018
Aug 23, 2018
This year’s ABA Annual Meeting was quite an affair. In addition to top caliber speakers like Eric Holder, Rod Rosenstein, and Rahm Emanuel stopping by to present, major issues like #MeToo, immigration, the 14th Amendment, the opioid epidemic, the student loan bubble, bias at SCOTUS, the death penalty, the future of the Legal Services Corporation,...
Lunch Hour Legal Marketing Reboots with New Hosts Gyi Tsakalakis and Kelly Street
Jul 18, 2018
New hosts Gyi Tsakalakis and Kelly Street bring big-name guests and modern digital marketing topics to this relaunched Legal Talk Network podcast.
Relaunching the State Bar of Texas Podcast
Jul 10, 2018
On June 20th 2018, the State Bar of Texas, in conjunction with Legal Talk Network, relaunched the State Bar of Texas Podcast. The show was originally created for state bar members but the naturally engaging and relatable nature of the host, Rocky Dhir, makes the production enjoyable for everyone, whether a lawyer or not. If...
ABA Section of Antitrust Law Spring Meeting 2018
Jul 9, 2018
Legal Talk Network returned to record podcasts at this year’s Spring Meeting put on by the ABA Section of Antitrust Law. Akin to last year’s event, the finest and sharpest minds from the antitrust field met in one place to share their experiences and learn from one another. Attendees included leaders of the Federal Trade...
The State Bar of Texas Brings New Podcast to Members in Partnership with Legal Talk Network
Jul 6, 2018
The State Bar of Texas, in conjunction with Legal Talk Network, launched a new podcast to provide information and value to bar members.
Introducing the State Bar of Texas Podcast, a Show About People
Jun 20, 2018
Just in time for the 2018 State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, we have relaunched the State Bar of Texas Podcast with Rocky Dhir as the host.
Recording Social Justice at the Equal Justice Conference
Jun 13, 2018
By Kimberly Sanchez In May of 2018, I was lucky enough to be sent by the legal aid organization I work for to attend the Equal Justice Conference, a gathering of social justice warriors sharing information and working together with a sole mission of closing the access to justice gap. These warriors are LEGAL SUPERHEROES!...
3 Simple Ways to Promote Your Legal Talk Network Podcast
May 14, 2018
Now that you have been featured as a guest or participant in a podcast, we encourage you to share your fame with your friends and family, your audience, and the world! Here are a few suggestions that are easy and fast. 1. Share on your blog or website Did you know you could embed a...
Global Legal Hackathon Finals Coverage
Apr 28, 2018
Since we’ve been so involved with the Global Legal Hackathon, the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium, and Integra Ledger, we at Legal Talk Network decided to record a series of episodes at the #GLH2018 Finals. So on April 19th, Executive Producer Laurence Colletti and CEO Adam Camras flew to New York to interview finalists, the judges,...
How to Embed A Legal Talk Network Podcast
Apr 26, 2018
Did you know you can embed any of our podcasts on your website? Whether you're a guest on the show or just love the episode, find out how to share our content with your audience!
Legal Talk Network Takes the Show on the Road to ABA TECHSHOW
Mar 21, 2018
For the third year running, we at Legal Talk Network have all packed up our bags and flown from around the country to Chicago for ABA TECHSHOW. In addition to recording our regular series of On The Road episodes from the conference, we dipped our toes into the world of video with TECHSHOW Today, touched...
TECHSHOW Today 2018
Mar 13, 2018
Whether you missed ABA TECHSHOW or just miss it, TECHSHOW Today has you covered with interviews featuring some of your favorite legaltech faces. Whether it’s strong women transcending labels, blockchain making legal transactions more secure, or law students taking on the future of technology, these live conversations summarize the innovative and creative minds that characterize...
Team of Lawyers and Developers Solve Access to Justice Problem in Legal Hackathon
Mar 8, 2018
Winning team of Denver’s chapter of the Global Legal Hackathon, hosted at Legal Talk Network’s headquarters, offers explanations and reviews of online legal contracts and terms in plain language. Denver, CO – At the Global Legal Hackathon, LexLucid, a team of developers and lawyers, came together to create a useful solution to a real legal...
The Chicago Bar Association Partners with Legal Talk Network to Boldly Create “@theBar”
Mar 8, 2018
Chicago, IL – On March 7, The Chicago Bar Association launched their new show called @theBar. This fresh new approach to the interview format features scriptless conversations with some of the law’s most influential minds in a raw and refreshingly honest manner. Primarily hosted by Jonathan Amarilio, this monthly production features a rotating assortment of...
Live Blog of the Global Legal Hackathon from Legal Talk Network
Feb 24, 2018
12:00am 2/26 – Denver Steve O’Dorisio, Adams County CO Commissioner, announces the winners of the Denver chapter of the Global Legal Hackathon – LexLucid.com. 10:30pm 2/25 – Denver We interview the judges of the competition. Podcast to come! 9:00pm 2/25 – Denver Judging begins. 7:02pm 2/25 – Denver Chad Jolly, Software...
Denver Judges announced for this weekend’s Global Legal Hackathon
Feb 22, 2018
Legal Talk Network is excited to announce the legal and technology professionals that will be judging the Denver node of the Global Legal Hackathon. When: February 23-25 Where: Legal Talk Network located at 3120 Blake St. Denver, CO 80205 (RiNo neighborhood) What: Solutions that improve the business of law From blockchain pros to legal technology experts, Denver registrants...
The Perfect Valentine (for your Lawyer)
Feb 13, 2018
Roses stained the color of a Hallmark gift card will eventually die. Hallmark gift cards will eventually end up in the trash. And it doesn’t matter what you get, that box of chocolates will eventually be empty and also end up in the trash. This Valentine’s Day, give the lawyer you love something that’s free...
ABA Midyear Meeting 2018
Feb 10, 2018
Cast against the majestic topography of Vancouver Canada, this year’s ABA Midyear Meeting clearly indicated that the American Bar Association is carrying out its numerous missions as quickly as ever. This largest voluntary professional organization in the world remains at the crossroads of the today’s most pressing social issues like women leaving the profession, homeless...
Denver, Legal Talk Network Chosen as Hosts for Largest Ever Legal Hackathon
Feb 7, 2018
Legal Talk Network, the largest producer of legal-related podcasts, will be the Denver host for the Global Legal Hackathon, a worldwide event occurring over the weekend of February 23-25, 2018. The Global Legal Hackathon will bring together representatives from the world’s largest law firms, corporations, and tech innovators for the rapid development of tech solutions...
Make No Law Brings First Amendment Issues and Their History to Life
Feb 2, 2018
With concept, script, and narrations created by attorney Ken White of the Popehat blog, this provocative podcast is about the seminal moments defining our freedom of speech.
Popehat Partners With Legal Talk Network to Produce the First Amendment Podcast, Make No Law
Feb 2, 2018
In this monthly podcast, host Ken White will bring history to life by weaving together real cases, voice acting, real accounts from real people, in this story telling narrative about our freedom of speech.
The State Bar of Michigan Partners With Legal Talk Network to Bring Members the On Balance Podcast
Jan 19, 2018
Details from the launch of On Balance from the State Bar of Michigan, produced by Legal Talk Network.
Simple Act of Kindness Challenge
Dec 20, 2017
Dear Listeners, Podcasting Partners, and Hosts, Before we say goodbye to 2017, we wanted to close things out on a note of gratitude. First of all to our listeners, thank you so much for tuning in. Without your support, we could not do what we love doing best. We very much appreciate and value your...
The Most Listened-To Legal Talk Network Podcasts of 2017
Dec 15, 2017
Legal Talk Network had a jam-packed year filled with new episodes from some of your favorite shows and more conference coverage than ever before. We covered the 2017 ABA Annual Meeting, Clio Cloud Conference, and the MIT Legal Forum on AI and Blockchain just to name a few. Whether you’re an avid listener to the network...
Evolve Law’s Access to Justice Through Technology Event in Denver
Nov 14, 2017
Experts in the legal field are wracking their brains and resources to find a solution to the access to justice gap. For some lawyers, technology is the key to solving the issue. Many of these progressive lawyers met at Lawgical’s Denver office in order to discuss what technologies they are currently using to close the...
3 Tricks to Make the Most of the New Podcast App in iOS 11
Nov 11, 2017
The new version of the native Apple Podcasts app (the one that comes with your iPhone) came with quite a few changes. I, for one, thought they were confusing. I wasn’t able to find my favorite podcasts, episodes from podcasts I wasn’t subscribed to popped up at the top of my home screen, and I...
MIT Legal Forum on AI and Blockchain
Nov 9, 2017
On October 30th and 31st, Legal Talk Network attended and covered the inaugural MIT Legal Forum on AI and Blockchain at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab. This two-day event in Cambridge featured big names in legal technology from MIT, IBM Watson, Baker & Hostetler, CodeX, blockchain startups, and Cryptocurrency organizations. The presentations, breakout...
Breaking Down Blockchain for Lawyers
Nov 9, 2017
Blockchain enthusiasts claim that the discovery of blockchain is on par with the discovery of the internet. This technology could have a huge impact on a lot of markets, including the legal industry. But a lot of people still don’t fully understand what blockchain is or why it’s relevant, so we decided to make it...
Clio Cloud Conference 2017: The Moonshot
Oct 24, 2017
“We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” – President John Fitzgerald Kennedy President Kennedy uttered those words during his famous “We Choose to Go to the Moon” speech from Rice University in Houston, Texas on September 12,...
Meeting the Legal Needs of the Hurricane Victims
Oct 6, 2017
In the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Harvey, the residents of Houston, Florida, and Puerto Rico are in massive need of help from the rest of the nation. This includes legal need since many will be navigating the complexities of flood insurance claims, property damage, and lost legal documents. If you’re a lawyer and are...
2017 ABA Annual Meeting NYC
Aug 29, 2017
This year’s ABA Annual Meeting was held in the “Big Apple,” New York City. With approximately 5,000 registrants, 1,000 educational sessions, and 28 bar associations involved, there was certainly a lot to see and experience. We did our best to cover this year’s annual meeting with our 22 episodes and barrage of social media, but...
Saying Goodbye to Vicki Voisin
Aug 10, 2017
After eight years behind the mic and 87 episodes published, Vicki Voisin announced her retirement as host of the Paralegal Voice on August 2nd, 2017. We at Legal Talk Network knew she couldn’t be with us forever, so we begrudgingly accepted that she was leaving. Along with many others, we will miss Vicki and her...
2017 Annual Florida Bar Convention
Jul 12, 2017
The 67th Annual Florida Bar Convention returned to Boca Raton, Florida. Like previous years, the beautiful Boca Raton Resort & Club was paired with The Florida Bar’s accoutrements de jure which include informative sessions, numerous networking opportunities, social media sharing, and plenty to talk about. Of particular mention, were the CLEs directly aimed at Florida’s...
ABA Section of Antitrust Law Spring Meeting 2017
May 24, 2017
We recently attended the ABA Section of Antitrust Law Spring Meeting 2017 which was a first for our network. One of the largest gatherings for the American Bar Association, this meeting’s participants represent some of the highest caliber minds in the legal profession. Hailing from the biggest U.S. firms, government agencies, international tribunals, and corporations...
Don’t Get Schooled by Law School
May 5, 2017
Take a study break on us! We don’t have to tell you how stressful law school can be so here are some podcasts to help you navigate the stresses of law school and encourage you to keep pushing through the piles of paper. They cover topics like technology and innovation courses, gaining business know-how, and...
Evolve Law Summit: Bootstrapping Innovation
Apr 22, 2017
In terms of legal conferences, Evolve Law’s Summit was a first for us. It quickly became clear that this exclusive by-invite-only event was not to be measured by quantity of people but rather by who was there and what they were doing. In terms of attendees, they fell into two primary categories: entreprepreneur and investor....
TECHSHOW Today, A Legal Technology Video Series
Apr 18, 2017
A couple weeks ago, the annual ABA TECHSHOW 2017 conference featured the latest legal technology trends and innovations. While we were there, we had conversations with some of TECHSHOW’s biggest players and covered topics like artificial intelligence, data analytics, and women in legal tech. Check out the discussions for yourself below. TECHSHOW Today: What Makes...
TECHSHOW Today: TECHSHOW 2018 in the Making
Apr 15, 2017
Panelists: Dennis Kennedy (host), TECHSHOW Today and Kennedy-Mighell Report Co-Host Steve Best (host), ABA TECHSHOW 2015 Chair and TECHSHOW Today Co-Host Tom Mighell, ABA TECHSHOW 2018 Co-Chair Debbie Foster, ABA TECHSHOW 2018 Co-Chair Aaaand it's the last episode of #ABATECHSHOW Today streaming live now. https://t.co/99qGXdM9t0 pic.twitter.com/55gIjM8lsa — Legal Talk Network (@LegalTalkNet) March 17, 2017 ABA...
TECHSHOW Today: The Women who Rule Legaltech
Apr 15, 2017
Panelists: Dennis Kennedy (host), TECHSHOW Today and Kennedy-Mighell Report Co-Host Steve Best (host), ABA TECHSHOW 2015 Chair and TECHSHOW Today Co-Host Brooke Moore, My Virtual Law Firm Managing Attorney Nicole Bradick, CuroLegal Chief Strategy Officer Linda Klein, ABA President Heidi Alexander, Mass LOMAP Law Practice Director Kristen Sonday, Palladin Founder Streaming now: #ABATECHSHOW Today. https://t.co/99qGXdM9t0...
TECHSHOW Today: The Real Source of Innovation at TECHSHOW
Apr 15, 2017
Panelists: Dennis Kennedy (host), TECHSHOW Today and Kennedy-Mighell Report Co-Host Steve Best (host), ABA TECHSHOW 2015 Chair and TECHSHOW Today Co-Host Sam Glover, CEO Lawyerist #ABATECHSHOW Today: 1st episode of the day. Live now on https://t.co/99qGXdM9t0 pic.twitter.com/LryQy3GZyC — Legal Talk Network (@LegalTalkNet) March 17, 2017 When artificial intelligence (AI) comes up at TECHSHOW, they’re not...
TECHSHOW Today: Avvo is Making Law Customer-Centric
Apr 15, 2017
Panelists: Dennis Kennedy (host), TECHSHOW Today and Kennedy-Mighell Report Co-Host Steve Best (host), ABA TECHSHOW 2015 Chair and TECHSHOW Today Co-Host Mark Britton, CEO of Avvo #ABATECHSHOW Today, episode 3 streaming now on Facebook Live https://t.co/BhmFi9zn8J@Mark_Britton, @stevenjbest, & @denniskennedy pic.twitter.com/k3RP2aHdtL — Legal Talk Network (@LegalTalkNet) March 16, 2017 Let me share a secret with you...
TECHSHOW Today: The Evolution of ABA TECHSHOW and the Legal Industry it Serves
Apr 15, 2017
Panelists: Dennis Kennedy (host), TECHSHOW Today and Kennedy-Mighell Report Co-Host Kimberly Sanchez, Executive Director at Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida John Stewart, Florida Bar Technology Chair Adriana Linares, ABA TECHSHOW 2016 Chair #ABATECHSHOW Today: episode 2 streaming now on https://t.co/99qGXdM9t0 pic.twitter.com/rRicFALscI — Legal Talk Network (@LegalTalkNet) March 16, 2017 There was a time when legal...
TECHSHOW Today: What Makes ABA TECHSHOW Worth Your Time
Apr 15, 2017
Panelists: Dennis Kennedy (host), TECHSHOW Today and Kennedy-Mighell Report Co-Host Laurence Colletti (host), Legal Talk Network Executive Producer Jim Calloway, The Digital Edge Co-Host Natalie Kelly, State Bar of Georgia Law Practice Management Program Director .@laurenceesq, @jimcalloway, @denniskennedy, and @NatalieRKelly tell us how to enjoy #abatechshow https://t.co/yMFdudGXm5 pic.twitter.com/8NgMMLgJZq — Legal Talk Network (@LegalTalkNet) March 16,...
Videos, Podcasts, and Pictures from ABA TECHSHOW 2017
Mar 24, 2017
This past week we packed up recording equipment, five employees, and our enthusiasm for legal technology and headed to ABA TECHSHOW in Chicago for three days of panels, social media coverage, podcasting, and our second annual year of streaming TECHSHOW Today LIVE. The conference atmosphere has taken a turn from a focus on software and...
On The Road Reports from ABA TECHSHOW 2017
Mar 18, 2017
It’s ABA TECHSHOW time again and Legal Talk Network was in the expo hall recording interviews with presenters from varying topics from the conference. Tune in to catch up on some information you may have missed! An incredible panel discusses barriers to women in technology #womenintech pic.twitter.com/Db5xJOe80A — Legal Talk Network (@LegalTalkNet) March 17, 2017...
Watch Live Interviews on TECHSHOW Today
Mar 14, 2017
If you are looking for more from ABA TECHSHOW or weren’t able to attend the event, we have a treat for you! We recorded our LIVE interviews on TECHSHOW Today, and included them below for you to watch. Tune in to learn more about what happened at ABA TECHSHOW 2016, what’s in store for the...
The Work-Life Balancing Act: How to be a Lawyer and a Human Simultaneously
Mar 3, 2017
Chances are, you’re stressed out about something at this very moment. Maybe it’s an overload at work, maybe it’s not seeing enough of your family or friends, or maybe Netflix just added a super cool show and you don’t have time to watch it. Whatever it is, know you’re not alone. Legal professionals have a...
On the Road and at ABA MidYear Meeting 2017
Feb 17, 2017
It was very apropos that Miami became the backdrop for this year’s ABA Midyear meeting. The word of the week was immigration and it was used with zealous amplitude. Unless you were buried under your desk at work and separated from your mobile, it was impossible to escape the nonstop media coverage of sanctuary cities,...
The Most Listened-To Legal Talk Network Podcasts of 2016
Dec 28, 2016
Wow, has 2016 been a big year for Legal Talk Network. We launched four new shows, recorded interviews at eight legal conferences, took one trip with our entire staff (to ABA TECHSHOW), and consumed 1,846 cups of coffee (a rough estimate). Through all this excitement, we’ve continued to publish our monthly and bi-weekly podcasts and...
Lawyerist Podcast Comes to Legal Talk Network
Nov 17, 2016
Legal Talk Network announces that the Lawyerist Podcast joins the network on November 16th. Denver, CO – Legal Talk Network is pleased to announce that the Lawyerist Podcast officially comes to Legal Talk Network on November 16th. Hosted by Lawyerist Editor in Chief Sam Glover and CEO Aaron Street, The Lawyerist Podcast is a weekly show...
Announcing “Thomson Reuters: Down the Hall with Practical Law” Podcast
Oct 7, 2016
We are pleased to announce Thomson Reuters’ new podcast joining our network. You can read the official press release below: Thomson Reuters Practical Law Launches New Podcast: “Down the Hall with Practical Law” EAGAN, MInn., October 6, 2016 – Attorneys can now take a “walk down the hall” anytime to obtain legal know-how from experts...
Clio Cloud Conference 2016: The Truth in Numbers
Oct 5, 2016
Some say that lawyers and numbers don’t mix. Well, perhaps that’s because they never seem to be in the same place at the same time… at least until now. At this year’s Clio Cloud Conference, my third, the dominant dialogue focused around key performance indicators. You know, those figures that CEOs, CFOs, and COOs typically...
How to Listen to a Podcast
Sep 16, 2016
Click on the above graphic to enlarge How to Listen to a Podcast on an iPhone Step 1: Open the Podcasts app on your Apple Device. Step 2: Browse featured podcasts or click on the search option and type in the name of the podcast you want to listen to. Step 3: Once you find...
On the Road at the 2016 ABA Annual Meeting
Aug 23, 2016
“When our justice system fails these people, we must answer their call and fight on their behalf.” – Linda Klein, President of the American Bar Assocation 2016-2017 The 2016 ABA Annual Meeting took place in San Francisco, California. Like previous annual meetings, the venue was large and spread out amongst multiple hotels and establishments. The...
Special Reports is Now ‘On the Road with Legal Talk Network’
Aug 4, 2016
If you’re a fan of Special Reports, then you know that Legal Talk Network travels the country pretty regularly to cover the biggest conferences in legal. We’re excited to share that starting today, Special Reports will now be called On the Road with Legal Talk Network. There will be a slight change in format and...
You Don’t Have to Be a Lawyer to Love Legal Talk Network’s New Show, Planet Lex
Aug 3, 2016
Let’s face it. Legal Talk Network makes podcasts for lawyers. We’re not ashamed of it. And as a legal nerd and podcast nerd, I love them, but when I’m recommending episodes to my non-lawyer friends, sometimes I run short. That’s why I’m so excited for our new podcast Planet Lex. For a podcast made by...
“Making a Murderer” Attorneys Discuss Representing Brendan Dassey in Debut Episode of Planet Lex: The Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Podcast
Jul 28, 2016
Chicago, IL – Legal Talk Network and Northwestern Pritzker School of Law are pleased to announce the debut of Planet Lex: The Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Podcast. Planet Lex is a series of conversations about the law, law and society, law and technology, and the future of legal education and practice. In other words,...
Four Special Reports from ABA TECHSHOW Not to Miss
Jul 7, 2016
In this fast moving world of legal technology, you may think that four month old podcasts are already passé, but technology doesn’t move THAT fast. And if you were thinking of trying out one of our podcast interviews from TECHSHOW 2016, why don’t you start with the ones favored by other listeners? These four podcasts...
Special Reports from The 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention
Jul 1, 2016
Landing in Orlando to catch an evening Uber to the hotel marked the beginning of our time with The Florida Bar at their 2016 annual convention. In true form to their association, I didn’t make it 20 feet inside the lobby before I was greeted by Florida public interest attorney Kimberly Sanchez. Despite over 100,000...
Legal Communicators Media Conference 2016 Media Panel
Jun 2, 2016
We are excited to announce that Legal Talk Network Executive Producer Laurence Colletti has been selected as a panelist for one of the Legal Communicators Media Conference 2016 Media Panels. He is joined by four other media professionals. The Media Panel (Panel 7) will be from 10:45 a.m. to noon on Friday, June 17th, and...
EvolveLaw: Client Driven Tech Conference
May 20, 2016
After much anticipation the EvolveLaw Client Driven Technology Conference kicked off with a networking event, where the hot topic of technology in law was already circulating the room. Many attendees discussed breaking into new markets, new pricing models, and artificial intelligence over drinks and appetizers just before the expert panel began. Legal Talk Network CEO...
ABA Journal, Legal Talk Network Launch “Legal Rebels” Podcast to Spotlight Legal Pioneers
Apr 20, 2016
Denver, CO— Legal Talk Network and the ABA Journal have launched the ABA Journal: Legal Rebels Podcast to highlight legal pioneers who are remaking the profession by changing the way law is practiced and setting future standards Listeners now have access to the show’s first three episodes, featuring a new segment of the ABA Journal’s...
Beers, Bloggers, and Buzzers: Closing ABA TECHSHOW with Style
Apr 5, 2016
During our recent trip to Chicago for ABA TECHSHOW, we “crashed” the Beer for Bloggers party with our portable gear and two mics in hand. We found a nice corner in the Chicago Hilton’s swanky 720 South Bar & Grill and once we set up and settled in, our team (Adam Camras, Kimberly Faber, Jabarie...
Special Reports From ABA TECHSHOW 2016
Mar 29, 2016
This year’s ABA TECHSHOW included many great speakers and topics. We were able to sit down for interviews with presenters and to address hot button topics in Special Reports recorded and produced right from the expo hall floor! You can listen to the episodes below. Subscribe to Special Reports in iTunes to receive alerts when...
TECHSHOW Today: Video Interviews from ABA TECHSHOW
Mar 29, 2016
At this year’s ABA TECHSHOW, Vice Chair Adriana Linares (also the host of New Solo and the Florida Bar Podcast) and Kennedy-Mighell Report co-host Dennis Kennedy sat down for live interviews with some of the speakers, attendees, and TECHSHOW Chair Steve Best. In this TECHSHOW Today series, the duo and their guests discuss the conference,...
Reporting from ABA TECHSHOW 2016
Mar 20, 2016
“The ABA TECHSHOW Conference and EXPO is where lawyers, legal professionals, and technology all come together. For three days, attendees learn about the most useful and practical technologies available. Our variety of CLE programming offers a great deal of education in just a short amount of time.” ABA TECHSHOW®, presented by the ABA Law Practice Division,...
The NSA, Fourth Amendment, and Apple vs. FBI in Cindy Cohn’s ABA TECHSHOW Keynote Speech
Mar 19, 2016
The keynote speaker, Cindy Cohn, was introduced with a quote from The National Law Journal, “[I]f Big Brother is watching, he better look out for Cindy Cohn.” Since she discussed the NSA and data collection on Legal Talk Network in 2014, I am familiar with her story and her passion for user privacy and freedom...
Notes from an ABA TECHSHOW Presentation: Develop A Niche Practice as a Marketing Tool
Mar 18, 2016
“If your clients believe you are better than your competition, they are willing to pay you more for your services.” -Jason Marsh Talking about niche law practices is an entertaining subject in itself, but presenters Jason Marsh, Andrew Legrand, and Will Hornsby deliver their marketing advice with humor and clear experience in their presentation “General...
Legal Talk Network to Host Evolve Law Conference in May
Mar 1, 2016
Legal Talk Network is set to host the Evolve Law conference on Thursday, May 19th from 5:30 p.m.to 8:30 p.m. at studio headquarters (3120 Blake Street) in Denver. Click here to register for the event. The event is one of many smaller, regional meetings focusing on technology in law, and will include a panel, Darwin...
Law Technology Now Returns!
Feb 3, 2016
We are excited to announce the return of one of our most popular shows this February! Monica Bay and Bob Ambrogi have brought Law Technology Now back to the air in an exciting new format, alternating hosting duties and providing a different perspective in each episode. The show is already tackling important issues in technology and law....
An Open Letter to Our Listeners, Sponsors, Hosts, and Guests
Jan 1, 2016
Dear Listeners, Sponsors, Hosts and Guests, For my last blog entry of 2015, I want to thank everyone who’s made this a superb year in podcasting. During the course of the year we traveled all over the country, met lots of wonderful people, and watched our listener base grow. We are so grateful for the...
Our 21 Most Popular Podcasts of 2015
Dec 31, 2015
As listeners may or may not know, Legal Talk Network produces and publishes over 15 podcasts and provides exclusive interviews from legal conferences throughout the year. In 2015, we covered a variety of issues important to lawyers, law firm employees, and law students including topics like legal technology, best firm practices, finding the right job,...
Cloudy with a Chance of #Growth
Nov 11, 2015
After returning from the Clio Cloud Conference in Chicago, Illinois, we had much to do and lots to think about. All in all we captured 15 interviews with about half in panel format. In a whirlwind of edits, titles, and descriptions, it took me a while to process what we’d seen. I read the tweets...
Above the Law’s Academy for Private Practice
Oct 28, 2015
Earlier this month, we ventured out to Times Square, in New York City to see Above the Law’s inaugural Academy for Private Practice (or APP for short). The concept was initially put together in the ATL back offices by Hsiaolei Miller, V.P. of business development and Brian Dalton, director of research, but it quickly grew...
Legal Talk Network and the ABA Law Student Division Bring You the ABA Law Student Podcast
Oct 24, 2015
Legal Talk Network announces the launch of the ABA Law Student Podcast, a podcast covering the issues that affect law students, law schools, and recent graduates. Denver, CO – Earlier this month, Legal Talk Network launched a new podcast in conjunction with the American Bar Association’s Law Student Division—the ABA Law Student Podcast. Hosted by...
ABA Annual Meeting 2015
Sep 16, 2015
There was much to discuss at the American Bar Association’s Annual Meeting. This past year marked the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, ushered in a national right to same sex marriage, witnessed widespread civil unrest with police, and saw an influx of unaccompanied minor immigrants. In addition, the practice of law is under siege...
NALA 2015 Annual Convention
Aug 15, 2015
by Laurence Colletti and Kelsey Johnson Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, The National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) is an organization that is dedicated towards advancing the quality of services provided by paralegals and legal assistants. Once a year, they host their annual convention where they have presenters and attendees from all over the country. Like...
2015 Annual Florida Bar Convention
Aug 11, 2015
by Laurence Colletti and Kelsey Johnson We had the privilege of visiting The Florida Bar at their 2015 Annual Convention. Held at the beautiful Boca Raton Resort, we braved the summer heat and humidity to meet the members of The Florida Bar. What we saw was very impressive. From their leadership of passionate volunteer attorneys,...
David Lat’s Supreme Ambitions
Jun 10, 2015
by Laurence Colletti We recently caught up with David Lat, founder and managing editor for Above The Law, while he was in Denver presenting at an event for the Colorado Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society. The event was titled ‘Above the Law, Underneath Their Robes, and Everything In Between: David Lat’s Supreme Ambitions’. It...
Above The Law’s Marijuana Law Reception
Jun 3, 2015
by Laurence Colletti Despite being illegal under federal law nationwide, there is rapid growth of marijuana businesses in states like Colorado, Washington, and Oregon. With varying degrees of marijuana licensing at the state level, isn’t there a conflict between federal and state laws? Where does that leave growers and sellers criminally? What’s even more confusing...
The ABA’s National Summit on Innovation in Legal Services
May 21, 2015
Co-sponsored by the American Bar Association’s Presidential Commission on the Future of Legal Services and Stanford Law School, this national summit was designed to challenge thought leaders to find new ways to increase access to justice. Hosted by ABA President William Hubbard and co-chaired by the Honorable Jeremy Fogel and Professor Deborah Rhode, this invitation-only event featured...
ABA TECHSHOW 2015: Presentations and Speakers to Help Your Practice
May 21, 2015
by Laurence Colletti We recently traveled to Chicago for the annual ABA TECHSHOW. This year’s show was chaired by Brett Burney and brought with it many wonderful speakers and events. Legal Talk Network had the privilege of interviewing many of these presenters in an effort to bring a sample of it to you, our listeners....
Above The Law Converge, Breaking Media, and Thinking Like a Lawyer
Mar 26, 2015
by Laurence Colletti Legal Talk Network had the privilege of traveling to New York to cover the 2nd annual conference from Above The Law. Named Converge, the event was about privacy, reputation, communications strategies, and emerging tech trends in the legal industry. Despite its gravitation towards internet, new media, and technology, this energetic event found itself...
ABA Midyear Meeting: Highlights and Interviews
Feb 28, 2015
The American Bar Association includes an impressive number of committees, divisions, and sections all aimed at providing the best resources to its members. We were able to sit down with various leaders within the organization to learn more about what programs are out there, how they are of benefit, and what their plans are for...
‘Serial’ Podcast Poll: Do You Think Adnan Syed is Guilty?
Feb 19, 2015
If you’ve been following the Serial Podcast then you’re probably familiar with the case of Adnan Syed and his convicted murder of ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee in late 90s Baltimore. The case has baffled the millions of listeners who tuned in for the first season of ‘Serial’, which investigated the case week by week. With...
The Florida Bar Podcast Covers the 2015 Winter Meeting
Jan 29, 2015
In order to connect with members more effectively, the Florida Bar recently partnered with Legal Talk Network to produce a podcast, making education and information more readily available to their membership. The podcast was launched at the 2015 Florida Bar Winter Meeting, and host Adriana Linares and members of the production team were there to...
Interviews from the ABA Law Practice Division Fall Meeting 2014
Nov 12, 2014
We recently had the privilege of attending the American Bar Association’s Law Practice Division Fall Meeting, which was held this year in San Diego. Totally forgetting about the beautiful sites and scenes from Southern California, we were very impressed at the many programs being offered and projects undertaken by the Law Practice Division. Not only...
Highlights and Interviews From the 2014 Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group Conference
Oct 31, 2014
The 2014 Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG) conference at the Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara, California was a central event during pivotal times for workers’ compensation lawyers. The tenor of tones seems to indicate that change is coming and that such change will be sweeping. As outgoing President of WILG Chuck Davoli stated...
Interviews with Speakers and Attendees of the 2014 Clio Cloud Conference
Oct 23, 2014
In late September we had the privilege of attending the 2014 Clio Could Conference (#ClioCloud9) in Chicago. This was a great opportunity for our hosts to mingle with some of the key leaders within the legal industry, and also gave hosts and producers a chance to interview some of the big speakers at the event....
Highlights from LegalTech West Coast 2014
Jun 27, 2014
This was the last time LegalTech West Coast will be held in Los Angeles, California as the conference moves north to San Francisco next year. In its farewell performance at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel, LegalTech offered high-powered speakers, The Track: (Exploring the New Legal Ecosystem), and innovative new exhibitors. Editor-in-Chief Monica Bay (ALM’s Law Technology News)...
Nimble & Competitive: Small Firm Advice from Host J. Craig Williams
Jun 27, 2014
J. Craig Williams, host of Lawyer 2 Lawyer, presented “Can Tech Save Fuel Small Firms?” at the LegalTech West Coast Conference in Los Angeles, CA. During his introductions, Mr. Williams left the podium for a litigator-style discussion with the attendees on the floor. Absolutely open to questions, he spoke about the importance of backing up...
Mass LOMAP’s 4th Annual Super Marketing Conference
Jun 17, 2014
For small firms and solo practitioners looking for honest and practical advice on marketing themselves and their firm, this was the ideal event. Not only did attendees have direct access to industry leaders, they also had the happy assistance of Mass LOMAP’s law practice advisors (Jared Correia and Heidi Alexander). This intimate event took place...
LegalTech New York 2014 Highlights
Feb 22, 2014
It was a battle against the elements to get to this year’s LegalTech New York show. We heard some horror stories of massive flight delays, cancellations, and getting rerouted, but those who were able to make it to New York conquered the slushy streets and combination of rain and snow for some great speakers, networking,...
Legal Talk Network Launches New Website
Jan 10, 2014
After months of preparation, we are excited to debut a new website for Legal Talk Network. The new site improves the experience for listeners, hosts, guests, and sponsors with many updates and improvements on existing features. “With the new site, we were able to make improvements not only for the listener base and hosts, but...
Lawyer 2 Lawyer’s Bob Ambrogi Debuts ABA Journal Column: Ambrogi on Tech
Nov 1, 2013
Robert Ambrogi, co-host of Lawyer 2 Lawyer and former editor-in-chief of National Law Journal, recently became a recurring columnist for the ABA Journal. Ambrogi’s new column is titled “Ambrogi on Tech”, and his debut installment is a review of Thomson Reuters’ Firm Central cloud platform. Excerpt: “In just the past year, the percentage of lawyers...
You Can Now Listen to Legal Talk Network on iHeartRadio
May 2, 2013
Legal Talk Network is pleased to announce that you can now stream your favorite shows on iHeartRadio. To listen to your favorite show, visit iHeartRadio or download the app and use the search bar to locate your show by name. http://www.iheart.com/talk/show/The-Kennedy-Mighell-Report/ http://www.iheart.com/talk/show/Lawyer2Lawyer-Law-News-and-Leg/
Legal Talk Network Moves to New Studio in Denver
Feb 28, 2013
Following the recent acquisition by legal-focused online marketing company Lawgical, Legal Talk Network has now moved production to a studio based in Denver, Colorado. The new studio features equipment and software built specifically to accommodate the needs and high-quality expectations of Legal Talk Network’s listeners, hosts, and sponsors. “We’re excited to have Denver as the...
Legal Talk Network Acquired by Lawgical
Jan 16, 2013
We are excited to announce that Lawgical, a leader in online marketing and innovative web-based solutions for legal professionals, has acquired Legal Talk Network. The award-winning online media network joins Lawgical’s portfolio of legal support networks and will continue provide high quality podcasts that showcase timely legal news and issues. Lu Ann Reeb, the Emmy...