Virginia Bar takes aim at Avvo

Virginia Bar Takes Aim at Avvo

This post was written by Megan Zavieh and originally published on Lawyerist.com on October 31, 2017. On Friday, October 27, 2017, Virginia Bar’s Standing Committee on Legal Ethics voted to send Legal Ethics Opinion 1885 to the Supreme Court for Adoption. LEO 1885 addresses third-party platforms offering legal services on a flat fee basis. While it[…]

Marketing and compliance for lawyers

Hiring Someone to Run Your Legal Marketing? Here’s What You Need to Know

This post was written by Megan Zavieh and originally published on Lawyerist.com on April 21, 2016. If you outsource your legal marketing to an agency, you must ensure it adheres to the rules governing legal advertising. Your Advertising Must Not Mislead While there are specific rules in each state governing legal advertising, the overarching principle[…]

Legal Marketing Strategies, Hiring, & Legal Ethics: What Lawyers Need to Know

Legal marketing strategies are the keys to reaching your target audience. Yet, marketing can be a full-time job. This leads many lawyers to hire someone to work in-house or to partner with an agency that specializes in creating legal marketing strategies. Yet, hiring or outsourcing doesn’t absolve you from whatever happens as a result of[…]