Taking a Law Practice or Business from Nothing to Something Great with Lenise Williams [GWL 24]

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Lenise is a business attorney/legal consultant in Atlanta, Georgia, and she is a brand and leadership strategist, working with entrepreneurs and small businesses to help them build longevity in their businesses. From fearing public speaking to booking gigs as a branding and leadership speaker, Lenise has built Read More

Using Social Media (and Being Enchanting) to Catapult Your Practice with Jacob Sapochnick [GWL 23]

Periscope, Twitter’s live streaming app,  is a game changer for young lawyers! Download the app, follow me (@nicoleabboud), and let’s scope together. You’ll thank me 🙂

Show Notes

Jacob is a superstar! He is an immigration attorney from San Diego, Ca with a thriving practice, a popular podcast, and several successful businesses.  Jacob is redefining the meaning of legal Read More

How Volunteering Will Pay You Back Tenfold with Mandy Woodland [GWL 22]

This week, I had the pleasure of chatting with Mandy Woodland, a business lawyer from Canada. Mandy is a former scientist and medical researcher who decided to go to law school to escape her job as a molecular biologist. Now, she runs her own practice where she works with tech start-ups and businesses, helping them form and protect their companies.  Mandy is Read More

Finding Your Tribe and Getting Comfortable with the “Ask” with Scott MacMullan [GWL 21]

 Scott is a criminal defense and personal injury attorney from Annapolis, MD, where he was born and raised. He runs a thriving solo practice, is killing it with his social media game, and (my favorite part), he’s a fellow podcaster! In this episode, we cover everything from not being afraid of the “ask,” to finding your tribe and building your Read More

Tech, the Changing Culture of the Law, and Ditching the Hive Mentality with Aria Safar [GWL 20]

Aria is a former practicing lawyer who is passionate about using technology to change the practice of law for the better. He ditched the Biglaw position and accepted a position with e-Stet, a company leading the change in legal industry technology use, as the corporate communications lead.

Show Notes

What We Cover in this Episode:

  • Don’t go
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Finding Your Niche and Improving Legal Literacy with Tristan Blaine [GWL 19]

Tristan is a freelance lawyer for freelancers in Los Angeles. He helps freelancers, startups, and businesses protect themselves and their work legally.

He also authors a website called Law Soup where he breaks down the latest in legal news in an understandable way. With Law Soup, Tristan hopes to change the current lack of basic legal literacy amongst Americans. He also … Read More

Creating an Unforgettable Brand as a Young Attorney with Kristen Marquis Dennis [GWL 18]

Kristen is a Los Angeles attorney who decided to use her extensive background in sales and marketing and her legal knowledge to help other lawyers. For the last 4 years, she has been running her business, Web Presence, Esq., a digital media marketing agency geared towards helping lawyers and other legal industry professionals build their online and offline presence in … Read More

Improving Your Legal Practice With Mindfulness – With Jeena Cho [GWL 17]

What We’ll Cover in this Episode:

  • What is an Anxious Lawyer and how to identify if you are one
  • What is mindfulness and why should lawyers care about it
  • How mindfulness can help you become a better attorney
  • Why a podcast can be a great platform to spread your message
  • Jeena will walk us through a 5-minute guided meditation (it’ll make you
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Advocating for Her Clients and for Breast Health Awareness with Samantha Golkin [GWL 16]

Samantha, a real estate attorney, was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 30. Now, she spends her time advocating both in Court for her clients and as a board member of The Pink Agenda, a branch of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in New York which helps raise awareness and educate young professionals about breast cancer and breast Read More

Making Sense of Student Loans with Student Loan Lawyers Claire Crowley and Ben Palkowski [GWL 15]

Student loans are the bane of my existence! If you’re just as confused about what your options are, then you’re in good company. I’m joined by Claire and Ben from Crowley & Palkowski Legal Counsel and we chat about the state of student loans today, what students should consider before taking out loans, and whether or not law Read More